3rd Base Rankings

Arenado – And one of these years he’s going to get lucky.
Bryant – A 2nd-round steal and it’s happening in some leagues.
Machado – Same thing except it’s happening in most leagues
Js Ramirez 2B – What a player in five cats and real baseball.
Rendon – As I said in WGB, room to grow in all cats. Batting 6th doesn’t hurt too much in that lineup.
Donaldson – One more big year.
Bregman SS – Really good but the game is not that easy. Ask Rendon.
Moustakas – No reason he won’t repeat 2017, all the skills are there.
Sano – Great spring shows he’s healthy, possible suspension offset by virtual certainty of 35 HRs in a full season.
Kyle Seager – Last Year’s Bum
R Devers – Surprisingly little love for such an obviously big talent.
Castellanos – The Tigers’ lineup won’t be terrible.
Beltre – Has dropped to 18th among 3B’s. Take what they give you.
Gallo 1B – 40 HRs, you have to hope he hits .240 instead of .210.
Justin Turner – Misses at least a month.
Eduardo Nunez 2B OF – Get a backup
E Suarez – He’s good, some people I respect think he’s going to get better.
Gyorko – He’s a regular, why is his ADP 340?
Travis Shaw – …while his ADP is 87? Frontrunners.
Longoria – Look for .280 with 18 HRs. Another deep position this year when Longo is #20.
Matt Chapman – Streak and slump.
Lamb – When does the platoon start?
Todd Frazier – Anything is possible but .220 with 23 HRs is the bet.
Maikel Franco – Poor spring and you would think a short leash. Still has talent, not a bad reserve.
Y Solarte 2B SS – Doubles are not a category but maybe he’ll adjust his launch angle
Healy 1B  So many 1st base bats have failed in Safeco.
Spangenburg – Will steal bases if he plays, with a little pop too.
Jeimer Candelario – Looks like he’s batting 2nd, where .270 with 18 HRs has more value.
JP Crawford – Minor league record does not indicate a star but the Phillies believe.
Matt Davidson – Which comes first, 25 HRs or 200 Ks?
Johan Camargo – Seems to be the regular, a little BA potential but not much else.
Miguel Andujar – Working out at 1st base they say, should be up by June.
Brian Anderson – The regular in Miami, could hit for average with modest power. More likely .250 with 11 HRs.

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    I’ll add Eduardo Escobar at the very bottom, he’s the shortstop now that Jorge Polanco has been suspended. And if you want to take a shot in the reserves, Nick Senzel. Actually, I would rather take a shot with Senzel, knowning that a few of the bottom feeders will be on the waiver wire in an emergency.

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