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Shortstop rankings for 2020 fantasy baseball

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

Francisco Lindor #12 of the Cleveland Indians stands on first base after getting a hit against the Oakland Athletics during their exhibition game at Las Vegas Ballpark on February 29, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Athletics defeated the Indians 8-6. Photo by Ethan Miller/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 Fried Bologna Bros of Breakfast Island. 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! Let’s do this thing!

Trevor Story is the prize at shortstop but there is a nice contingency of great options to choose from in the Top-2 rounds. And since I rather piece my pitchers together later in the draft and off the waiver wire, going after one of those options is very much in the cards.

But, with shortstop being so deep, you can get away with grabbing one of the Top-20 options and still feeling like you are strong at the position. And with that depth, shortstop is a likely contender for your middle infielder slot as well.

Letting shortstop come to you in the draft should work out. I really like Story this season, but I’m not going to stress not getting him, as you’ll have plenty of opportunities for a good pick.

Shortstop rankings for 2020 fantasy baseball

Rank Player Team Positions
Rank Player Team Positions
1 Trevor Story COL SS
2 Francisco Lindor CLE SS
3 Trea Turner WSH SS
4 Alex Bregman HOU 3B,SS
5 Fernando Tatis Jr. SD SS
6 Javier Baez CHC SS
7 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS
8 Gleyber Torres NYY 2B,SS
9 Ketel Marte ARI 2B,SS,OF
10 Adalberto Mondesi KC SS
11 Manny Machado SD 3B,SS
12 Jonathan Villar MIA 2B,SS
13 Bo Bichette TOR SS
14 Marcus Semien OAK SS
15 Tim Anderson CWS SS
16 Carlos Correa HOU SS
17 Jorge Polanco MIN SS
18 Corey Seager LAD SS
19 Eduardo Escobar ARI 2B,3B,SS
20 Elvis Andrus TEX SS
21 Amed Rosario NYM SS
22 Lourdes Gurriel Jr. TOR 2B,SS,LF
23 Danny Santana TEX 1B,2B,3B,SS,LF,CF,RF
24 Paul DeJong STL SS
25 Jean Segura PHI SS
26 Tommy Edman STL 2B,3B,SS,RF
27 Gavin Lux LAD 2B,SS
28 Didi Gregorius PHI SS
29 Scott Kingery PHI 2B,3B,SS,LF,CF
30 Kevin Newman PIT 2B,SS
31 Dansby Swanson ATL SS
32 Garrett Hampson COL 2B,SS,CF
33 Willy Adames TB SS
34 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS
35 Nick Madrigal CWS 2B,SS
36 Jon Berti MIA 2B,3B,SS,CF
37 Hanser Alberto BAL 2B,3B,SS
38 Niko Goodrum DET 1B,2B,SS,LF,CF,RF
39 Mauricio Dubon SF 2B,SS
40 Carter Kieboom WSH SS
41 Nick Ahmed ARI SS
42 Luis Urias MIL 2B,SS
43 Jurickson Profar SD 2B,SS,LF