Shortstop Fantasy Baseball Rankings for 2018

RotoAce provides detailed shortstop fantasy baseball rankings broken into tiers, along with 2018 projections for all of the major statistical categories.

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2018 SHORTSTOP RANKINGS AND PROJECTIONS

TIER 1 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
1. Trea Turner, Was 24 652 .296 101 17 69 53 .344 .466 .810 6.6 17.9
2. Manny Machado, Bal 25 664 .290 101 37 106 7 .348 .536 .874 8.0 16.1
3. Carlos Correa, Hou 23 626 .296 92 31 107 8 .376 .534 .910 11.1 18.2
4. Francisco Lindor, Cle 24 680 .292 109 26 90 15 .354 .493 .847 8.7 12.4
5. Alex Bregman, Hou 24 655 .282 90 23 88 15 .352 .478 .830 8.9 15.3
6. Corey Seager, LAD 23 630 .294 101 25 87 4 .370 .501 .871 10.3 19.7
TIER 2 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
7. Xander Bogaerts, Bos 25 625 .293 77 16 80 12 .358 .449 .807 8.7 17.1
8. Elvis Andrus, Tex 29 666 .285 83 13 70 24 .336 .420 .756 7.0 13.5
9. Jean Segura, Sea 28 607 .289 83 13 62 22 .337 .422 .759 5.7 14.9
10. Trevor Story, Col 25 562 .252 72 25 79 10 .326 .471 .797 9.2 30.1
11. Javier Baez, ChC 25 553 .267 67 23 74 12 .320 .458 .778 6.0 25.3
TIER 3 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
12. Paul DeJong, SL 24 579 .264 73 25 84 3 .314 .467 .781 5.6 26.0
13. Orlando Arcia, Mil 23 579 .274 66 15 70 19 .328 .415 .743 7.2 18.1
14. Didi Gregorius, NYY 28 595 .274 72 21 78 4 .318 .448 .766 5.2 13.1
15. Marcus Semien, Oak 27 617 .252 77 21 69 13 .323 .424 .747 9.3 21.2
16. Tim Anderson, CWS 24 610 .263 66 15 61 17 .296 .423 .719 3.3 24.8
17. Andrelton Simmons, LAA 28 607 .272 64 12 65 13 .325 .396 .721 6.9 9.6
18. Tim Beckham, Bal 28 553 .255 65 18 64 7 .308 .423 .731 6.5 28.1
TIER 4 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
19. Jose Peraza, Cin 23 562 .278 51 6 49 27 .317 .370 .687 4.7 13.0
20. Amed Rosario, NYM 22 579 .265 53 9 55 22 .308 .385 .693 5.3 22.0
21. Marwin Gonzalez, Hou 29 502 .273 63 17 66 7 .335 .441 .776 7.8 20.0
22. Addison Russell, ChC 24 549 .252 63 20 70 4 .325 .439 .764 8.8 21.5
23. Zack Cozart, LAA 32 550 .263 66 18 70 4 .332 .442 .774 9.0 16.0
24. Ketel Marte, Ari 24 541 .277 57 10 58 13 .342 .416 .758 8.9 14.1
25. J.P. Crawford, Phi 23 581 .250 63 13 66 10 .353 .394 .747 13.6 18.1
26. Brandon Crawford, SF 31 603 .257 61 15 68 5 .325 .410 .735 8.7 19.2
27. Eduardo Escobar, Min* 29 576 .258 60 15 61 5 .311 .419 .730 6.8 19.0
28. Asdrubal Cabrera, NYM 32 528 .264 58 15 60 3 .328 .421 .749 8.2 17.1
29. Eduardo Nunez, Bos 30 330 .294 39 9 41 14 .327 .447 .774 4.2 13.3
30. Troy Tulowitzki, Tor 33 472 .256 52 17 56 0 .320 .425 .745 7.8 18.3
31. Chris Owings, Ari 26 423 .262 44 9 47 12 .304 .405 .709 5.1 21.5
TIER 5 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
32. Yangervis Solarte, Tor 30 400 .269 47 13 50 2 .329 .442 .771 7.5 12.3
33. Dansby Swanson, Atl 24 538 .262 52 10 56 6 .341 .389 .730 10.2 20.2
34. Freddy Galvis, SD 28 459 .245 45 10 44 10 .294 .378 .672 5.9 18.3
35. Jose Iglesias, Det 28 539 .271 57 6 49 9 .315 .375 .690 5.3 11.8
36. Jose Reyes, NYM 34 391 .250 43 9 37 13 .310 .391 .701 7.8 15.5
37. Jordy Mercer, Pit 31 508 .257 49 11 52 1 .324 .387 .711 8.6 15.4
38. Adalberto Mondesi, KC* 22 300 .244 31 7 30 16 .284 .387 .671 5.0 28.3
39. Jorge Polanco, Min 24 295 .274 33 7 35 7 .332 .426 .758 7.7 14.5
TIER 6 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
40. Nick Ahmed, Ari 28 434 .240 43 9 43 7 .293 .370 .663 6.3 19.5
41. Aledmys Diaz, Tor 27 251 .263 28 7 28 2 .311 .416 .727 5.8 15.0
42. Chad Pinder, Oak 26 343 .239 37 9 39 3 .287 .406 .693 5.1 27.7
43. Kike Hernandez, LAD 26 333 .236 39 11 38 3 .311 .409 .720 9.8 23.4
44. Johan Camargo, Atl 24 465 .265 43 8 48 1 .305 .393 .698 5.0 18.4
45. Adeiny Hechavarria, TB 28 463 .261 44 6 42 4 .300 .366 .666 5.0 16.3
46. Wilmer Difo, Was 25 240 .260 25 3 23 7 .311 .367 .678 6.4 18.9
47. Frankilin Barreto, Oak 22 216 .241 22 5 22 6 .287 .381 .668 5.1 27.9
48. Brendan Rodgers, Col 21 101 .286 14 3 13 1 .322 .444 .766 4.1 19.1
49. Jorge Mateo, Oak 22 77 .232 8 0 5 6 .278 .357 .645 5.5 25.0
50. Willy Adames, TB 22 99 .236 9 2 9 2 .309 .348 .657 9.4 24.5
51. Alcides Escobar, KC 31 467 .252 43 4 39 8 .283 .351 .634 3.5 15.1
52. Pat Valaika, Col 25 245 .252 27 8 30 0 .289 .421 .710 4.7 24.9
53. J.T. Riddle, Mia 26 407 .252 35 6 38 1 .290 .349 .639 4.9 18.7
54. Tyler Saladino, ChW 28 251 .235 25 4 22 7 .292 .346 .638 6.8 21.6