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Ranking the top 374 players for 2020 fantasy baseball

Major League Baseball will return for a 60-game season and we’re here with our 2020 fantasy baseball rankings to help you prepare.

Ronald Acuna Jr. #25 of the Atlanta Braves looks on during a spring training game between the Atlanta Braves and Minnesota Twins on March 11, 2020 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida. Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images

Welcome to the 2020 MLB season! It’s here? Well, a version of baseball is hopefully here for 60 regular season games. There’s still a month to go until the first games are played which is plenty of time for the earth to be taken over by the Mole People. But, we will continue to act like baseball and more importantly, fantasy baseball will happen.

A 60-game season with players possibly missing time due to being quarantined, could be a huge dumpster barge fire. But here at DraftKings Nation, we are the positive, happy people, so let’s do this thing!

The usual suspects are up at the top, with Ronald Acuna Jr., Mike Trout and Christian Yelich making up the top tier. You can’t go wrong with any of those three.

The next tier starts with Cody Bellinger, who has the power upside to be in the first tier, but his floor is just a little lower than top tier. But this tier is packed with Mookie Betts, Francisco Lindor and Trevor Story and I wouldn’t berate anyone for grabbing one of those four players at fourth overall.

You’ll likely see starting pitchers ranked a bit higher than I have them here. For the most part I’d rather wait a little longer on pitchers than others, but I do still have Gerrit Cole at tenth overall and would grab him if he fell from his ADP of 5th overall. I’d rather have well rounded top-tier hitters who can contribute in multiple categories before I draft a pitcher.

2020 overall fantasy baseball rankings

Rank Player Team Position
Rank Player Team Position
1 Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL LF,CF,RF
2 Mike Trout LAA CF
3 Christian Yelich MIL LF,RF
4 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B,CF,RF
5 Mookie Betts LAD RF
6 Francisco Lindor CLE SS
7 Trevor Story COL SS
8 Gerrit Cole NYY SP
9 Jacob deGrom NYM SP
10 Trea Turner WSH SS
11 Juan Soto WSH LF
12 Nolan Arenado COL 3B
13 Max Scherzer WSH SP
14 J.D. Martinez BOS LF,RF,DH
15 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B
16 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B
17 Alex Bregman HOU 3B,SS
18 Walker Buehler LAD SP
19 Fernando Tatis Jr. SD SS
20 Rafael Devers BOS 3B
21 Justin Verlander HOU SP
22 Anthony Rendon LAA 3B
23 Bryce Harper PHI RF
24 Shane Bieber CLE SP
25 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS
26 Starling Marte ARI CF
27 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP
28 Ozzie Albies ATL 2B
29 Jose Altuve HOU 2B
30 Gleyber Torres NYY 2B,SS
31 Charlie Blackmon COL CF,RF
32 Javier Baez CHC SS
33 Austin Meadows TB LF,RF,DH
34 George Springer HOU CF,RF
35 Mike Clevinger CLE SP
36 Adalberto Mondesi KC SS
37 Jack Flaherty STL SP
38 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP
39 Yordan Alvarez HOU DH
40 Ketel Marte ARI 2B,CF
41 Patrick Corbin WSH SP
42 Blake Snell TB SP
43 Pete Alonso NYM 1B
44 Jonathan Villar MIA 2B,SS
45 Luis Castillo CIN SP
46 Kris Bryant CHC 3B,LF,RF
47 Nelson Cruz MIN DH
48 Keston Hiura MIL 2B
49 Aaron Judge NYY RF
50 Manny Machado SD 3B,SS
51 Paul Goldschmidt STL 1B
52 Eloy Jimenez CWS LF
53 Charlie Morton TB SP
54 Whit Merrifield KC 2B,RF
55 Giancarlo Stanton NYY RF
56 Chris Paddack SD SP
57 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B
58 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B
59 Aaron Nola PHI SP
60 Lucas Giolito CWS SP
61 Matt Olson OAK 1B
62 Zack Greinke HOU SP
63 Bo Bichette TOR SS
64 Yoan Moncada CWS 3B
65 Yu Darvish CHC SP
66 Josh Hader MIL RP
67 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. TOR 3B,DH
68 J.T. Realmuto PHI C
69 Jose Abreu CWS 1B,DH
70 Tommy Pham SD LF,CF,DH
71 Josh Bell PIT 1B
72 Marcus Semien OAK SS
73 Eddie Rosario MIN LF
74 Joey Gallo TEX LF,CF
75 Jorge Soler KC RF,DH
76 Victor Robles WSH CF
77 Matt Chapman OAK 3B
78 DJ LeMahieu NYY 1B,2B,3B
79 Kirby Yates SD RP
80 Luis Robert CWS CF
81 Josh Donaldson MIN 3B
82 Tyler Glasnow TB SP
83 Marcell Ozuna ATL LF
84 Carlos Correa HOU SS
85 Roberto Osuna HOU RP
86 Trevor Bauer CIN SP
87 Ramon Laureano OAK CF
88 Tim Anderson CWS SS
89 Nick Castellanos CIN RF
90 Jose Berrios MIN SP
91 Aroldis Chapman NYY RP
92 Max Muncy LAD 1B,2B,3B
93 Michael Brantley HOU LF,DH
94 Corey Kluber TEX SP
95 Jeff McNeil NYM 2B,3B,LF,RF
96 Gary Sanchez NYY C
97 Brad Hand CLE RP
98 Rhys Hoskins PHI 1B
99 Liam Hendriks OAK RP
100 Sonny Gray CIN SP
101 Edwin Diaz NYM RP
102 Andrew Benintendi BOS LF
103 Zack Wheeler PHI SP
104 Oscar Mercado CLE LF,CF
105 Franmil Reyes CLE RF,DH
106 Kenley Jansen LAD RP
107 Mike Moustakas CIN 2B,3B
108 Lance Lynn TEX SP
109 Brandon Woodruff MIL SP
110 Mike Soroka ATL SP
111 Michael Conforto NYM LF,CF,RF
112 Max Kepler MIN CF,RF
113 Shohei Ohtani LAA DH,SP
114 Yasmani Grandal CWS C,1B
115 Eduardo Escobar ARI 2B,3B
116 Ken Giles TOR RP
117 Frankie Montas OAK SP
118 Amed Rosario NYM SS
119 Jorge Polanco MIN SS
120 Taylor Rogers MIN RP
121 Zac Gallen ARI SP
122 Carlos Santana CLE 1B,DH
123 Craig Kimbrel CHC RP
124 Justin Turner LAD 3B
125 Elvis Andrus TEX SS
126 David Dahl COL LF,CF,RF
127 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF
128 Danny Santana TEX 1B,LF,CF
129 Carlos Carrasco CLE SP,RP
130 Miguel Sano MIN 3B
131 Dinelson Lamet SD SP
132 James Paxton NYY SP
133 Kenta Maeda MIN SP,RP
134 Eduardo Rodriguez BOS SP
135 Jesus Luzardo OAK RP
136 Bryan Reynolds PIT LF,CF,RF
137 Corey Seager LAD SS
138 Madison Bumgarner ARI SP
139 Nick Anderson TB RP
140 Max Fried ATL SP
141 Khris Davis OAK DH
142 Hector Neris PHI RP
143 Brandon Workman BOS RP
144 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP
145 David Price LAD SP
146 Raisel Iglesias CIN RP
147 Lorenzo Cain MIL CF
148 Lourdes Gurriel Jr. TOR LF
149 Sean Doolittle WSH RP
150 Willson Contreras CHC C
151 Hyun-Jin Ryu TOR SP
152 Mitch Garver MIN C
153 Byron Buxton MIN CF
154 Robbie Ray ARI SP
155 Justin Upton LAA LF
156 Edwin Encarnacion CWS 1B,DH
157 Kyle Tucker HOU LF
158 J.D. Davis NYM 3B,LF
159 Alex Colome CWS RP
160 Julio Urias LAD SP,RP
161 Andrew McCutchen PHI LF,RF
162 Hansel Robles LAA RP
163 Mike Minor TEX SP
164 Yuli Gurriel HOU 1B,3B
165 Keone Kela PIT RP
166 Lance McCullers Jr. HOU SP
167 Archie Bradley ARI RP
168 Matthew Boyd DET SP
169 Cavan Biggio TOR 2B
170 Tommy Edman STL 2B,3B
171 Luke Weaver ARI SP
172 Jean Segura PHI SS
173 Shin-Soo Choo TEX LF,RF,DH
174 Salvador Perez KC C
175 Sean Manaea OAK SP
176 Giovanny Gallegos STL RP
177 Paul DeJong STL SS
178 Mike Foltynewicz ATL SP
179 Wilson Ramos NYM C
180 Jake Odorizzi MIN SP
181 Luke Voit NYY 1B,DH
182 Carlos Martinez STL RP
183 Scott Kingery PHI 3B,CF
184 Mallex Smith SEA CF,RF
185 Adam Eaton WSH RF
186 Andrew Heaney LAA SP
187 Kevin Newman PIT 2B,SS
188 German Marquez COL SP
189 Joe Jimenez DET RP
190 Yasiel Puig RF
191 Christian Walker ARI 1B
192 Didi Gregorius PHI SS
193 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP
194 Gavin Lux LAD 2B
195 Alex Verdugo BOS LF,CF,RF
196 David Peralta ARI LF
197 Jose Leclerc TEX RP
198 Ryan Braun MIL LF
199 Eric Hosmer SD 1B
200 C.J. Cron DET 1B
201 Joe Musgrove PIT SP
202 Mark Melancon ATL RP
203 Avisail Garcia MIL RF,DH
204 Will Smith LAD C
205 Mitch Keller PIT SP
206 Willie Calhoun TEX LF
207 Ryan McMahon COL 2B,3B
208 Daniel Murphy COL 1B
209 Rougned Odor TEX 2B
210 Joey Lucchesi SD SP
211 A.J. Pollock LAD CF
212 Ian Kennedy KC RP
213 Marcus Stroman NYM SP
214 Caleb Smith MIA SP
215 Brandon Lowe TB 2B
216 Will Smith ATL RP
217 Dansby Swanson ATL SS
218 Hunter Dozier KC 3B,RF
219 Miles Mikolas STL SP
220 Aristides Aquino CIN RF
221 Seth Lugo NYM RP
222 Cesar Hernandez CLE 2B
223 Mark Canha OAK CF,RF
224 Gio Urshela NYY 3B
225 Jon Gray COL SP
226 Brandon Kintzler MIA RP
227 Dylan Bundy LAA SP
228 Joey Votto CIN 1B
229 Brian Anderson MIA 3B,RF
230 Kolten Wong STL 2B
231 Josh James HOU RP
232 Nick Senzel CIN CF
233 Ryan Yarbrough TB SP,RP
234 Wil Myers SD LF,CF
235 Jose Urquidy HOU SP
236 Corey Dickerson MIA LF
237 Nomar Mazara CWS RF
238 Rich Hill MIN SP
239 Ryan Pressly HOU RP
240 Yadier Molina STL C
241 Christian Vazquez BOS C
242 Joc Pederson LAD 1B,LF,RF
243 Yonny Chirinos TB SP,RP
244 Anthony DeSclafani CIN SP
245 Jeff Samardzija SF SP
246 Omar Narvaez MIL C
247 Garrett Hampson COL 2B,CF
248 Gregory Polanco PIT RF
249 Starlin Castro WSH 2B,3B
250 Garrett Richards SD SP
251 Cole Hamels ATL SP
252 Shogo Akiyama CIN CF
253 Dallas Keuchel CWS SP
254 A.J. Puk OAK RP
255 Ross Stripling LAD SP,RP
256 Howie Kendrick WSH 1B,2B
257 Jorge Alfaro MIA C
258 Dellin Betances NYM RP
259 Luis Arraez MIN 2B,LF
260 Michael Kopech CWS SP
261 Yandy Diaz TB 1B,3B
262 Carson Kelly ARI C
263 Jose Quintana CHC SP
264 Steven Matz NYM SP
265 Mychal Givens BAL RP
266 Brendan McKay TB SP
267 Nick Madrigal CWS 2B
268 Scott Oberg COL RP
269 Mike Yastrzemski SF LF,RF
270 Miguel Andujar NYY DH
271 Brett Gardner NYY LF,CF
272 Sandy Alcantara MIA SP
273 Randal Grichuk TOR CF,RF
274 Shohei Ohtani LAA DH
275 Dylan Cease CWS SP
276 Marco Gonzales SEA SP
277 Daniel Hudson WSH RP
278 Dustin May LAD RP
279 Alex Wood LAD SP
280 Adrian Houser MIL SP,RP
281 Jonathan Schoop DET 2B
282 Renato Nunez BAL 1B,DH
283 Adam Ottavino NYY RP
284 Griffin Canning LAA SP
285 Nick Solak TEX DH
286 Tony Watson SF RP
287 Kyle Seager SEA 3B
288 Tommy La Stella LAA 2B,3B
289 Buster Posey SF C
290 Andrew Miller STL RP
291 Hunter Renfroe TB LF,RF
292 Hunter Harvey BAL RP
293 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS
294 Yusmeiro Petit OAK RP
295 Matt Carpenter STL 3B
296 Jon Berti MIA 3B,SS,CF
297 Emilio Pagan SD RP
298 Austin Riley ATL LF
299 Austin Hays BAL CF,RF
300 Michael Chavis BOS 1B,2B
301 Hanser Alberto BAL 2B,3B
302 Pablo Lopez MIA SP
303 Trent Grisham SD CF,RF
304 Ian Happ CHC CF
305 Trey Mancini BAL 1B,LF,RF
306 Sam Hilliard COL RF
307 Rick Porcello NYM SP
308 Johnny Cueto SF SP
309 Tyler O'Neill STL LF,RF
310 Dylan Carlson STL RF
311 Willy Adames TB SS
312 Sean Murphy OAK C
313 Michael Pineda MIN SP
314 Josh Lindblom MIL SP
315 Wade Davis COL RP
316 Jo Adell LAA CF
317 John Means BAL SP
318 Jose Alvarado TB RP
319 Robinson Cano NYM 2B
320 Chris Bassitt OAK SP
321 Brandon Nimmo NYM LF,CF,RF
322 Niko Goodrum DET 2B,SS,LF
323 Diego Castillo TB SP,RP
324 Domingo Santana CLE LF,RF
325 Reynaldo Lopez CWS SP
326 Anibal Sanchez WSH SP
327 Andres Munoz SD RP
328 Chad Green NYY SP,RP
329 Mitch Haniger SEA CF,RF
330 Kole Calhoun ARI RF
331 Blake Treinen LAD RP
332 Justin Smoak MIL 1B,DH
333 Mike Tauchman NYY LF,CF
334 Spencer Howard PHI SP
335 Mauricio Dubon SF 2B
336 Yoshihisa Hirano SEA RP
337 J.A. Happ NYY SP
338 Dakota Hudson STL SP
339 Luke Jackson ATL RP
340 Carter Kieboom WSH SS
341 Kevin Gausman SF SP,RP
342 Jesus Aguilar MIA 1B
343 Matt Magill SEA RP
344 Julio Teheran LAA SP
345 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B,DH
346 Nathan Eovaldi BOS SP,RP
347 Francisco Mejia SD C
348 Jordan Montgomery NYY SP
349 Matt Barnes BOS RP
350 Danny Jansen TOR C
351 Dee Gordon SEA 2B
352 Nick Ahmed ARI SS
353 Aaron Civale CLE SP
354 Corey Knebel MIL RP
355 Kurt Suzuki WSH C
356 Jon Lester CHC SP
357 Tom Murphy SEA C
358 Ryan Helsley STL RP
359 Ender Inciarte ATL CF
360 Evan Longoria SF 3B
361 MacKenzie Gore SD SP
362 Luis Urias MIL 2B,SS
363 Stephen Piscotty OAK RF
364 Nate Pearson TOR SP
365 Elieser Hernandez MIA SP
366 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF
367 Nate Lowe TB 1B
368 Kevin Pillar BOS CF,RF
369 Jurickson Profar SD 2B
370 Travis d'Arnaud ATL C,1B
371 Teoscar Hernandez TOR LF,CF
372 Yoshi Tsutsugo TB LF
373 Travis Shaw TOR 3B
374 Brandon Belt SF 1B