Eric Mack's Fantasy Baseball Rankings 2014

Eric MackFantasy Football Lead WriterMarch 25, 2014

Eric Mack's Fantasy Baseball Rankings 2014

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    Readers have been asking where they can get my 2014 Fantasy Baseball Rankings, so, here they are by position.

    This slideshow outlines the rankings I used to select my 2014 Tout Wars team in New York City on Saturday, March 22 at the Sirius/XM studio.

    Here are the Tout Wars official results from the AL-only, NL-only, 15-team mixed and online draft leagues. Also, a collection of the Touts review their teams here.

First Basemen

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    2014 1B Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    Rank1B RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Paul GoldschmidtAri10
    2Chris DavisBal20
    3Joey VottoCin4+1
    4Prince FielderTex3-1
    5Albert PujolsLAA7+2
    6Edwin EncarnacionTor5-1
    7Freddie FreemanAtl6-1
    8Buster PoseySF11+3
    9Eric HosmerKC8-1
    10Adrian GonzalezLAD9-1
    11David OrtizBos13+2
    12Joe MauerMin17+5
    13Mark TrumboAri12-1
    14Anthony RizzoChC140
    15Carlos SantanaCle150
    16Allen CraigStL10-6
    17Billy ButlerKC19+2
    18Michael CuddyerCol21+3
    19Jose AbreuCWS16-3
    20Victor MartinezDet26+6
    21Mike NapoliBos22+1
    22Mark TeixeiraNYY25+3
    23Ryan HowardPhi28+5
    24Matt AdamsStL18-6
    25Brandon BeltSF20-5
    26Jonathan LucroyMil24-2
    27Daniel MurphyNYM270
    28Brandon MossOak23-5
    29Justin MorneauCol33+4
    30Corey HartSea300
    31Adam LindTor32+1
    32Chris JohnsonAtl41+9
    33Nick SwisherCle31-2
    34Chris CarterHou340
    35Kendry Morales 29-6
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Second Basemen

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    2014 2B Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    Rank2B RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Robinson CanoSea10
    2Jason KipnisCle20
    3Dustin PedroiaBos30
    4Ian KinslerDet40
    5Ben ZobristTB7+2
    6Matt CarpenterStL5-1
    7Jose AltuveHou6-1
    8Brandon PhillipsCin80
    9Aaron HillAri90
    10Brett LawrieTor16+6
    11Chase UtleyPhi110
    12Jedd GyorkoSD10-2
    13Kelly JohnsonNYY22+9
    14Martin PradoAri12-2
    15Jed LowrieOak150
    16Howie KendrickLAA14-2
    17Daniel MurphyNYM13-4
    18Bradley MillerSea21+3
    19Anthony RendonWas20+1
    20Neil WalkerPit19-1
    21Jurickson ProfarTex17-4
    22Brian DozierMin18-4
    23Omar InfanteKC230
    24Kolten WongStL240
    25Dustin AckleySea27+2
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Third Basemen

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    2014 3B Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    Rank3B RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Miguel CabreraDet10
    2Evan LongoriaTB4+2
    3David WrightNYM30
    4Edwin EncarnacionTor8+4
    5Adrian BeltreTex2-3
    6Ryan ZimmermanWas5-1
    7Manny MachadoBal11+4
    8Matt CarpenterStL7-1
    9Josh DonaldsonOak6-3
    10Brett LawrieTor14+4
    11Pablo SandovalSF12+1
    12Aramis RamirezMil15+3
    13Chase HeadleySD17+4
    14Jedd GyorkoSD16+2
    15Pedro AlvarezPit9-6
    16Kyle SeagerSea10-6
    17Kelly JohnsonNYY27+10
    18Martin PradoAri13-5
    19Will MiddlebrooksBos20+1
    20Xander BogaertsBos19-1
    21Nolan ArenadoCol18-3
    22Todd FrazierCin21-1
    23Anthony RendonWas26+3
    24David FreeseLAA25+1
    25Chris JohnsonAtl23-2
    26Mike MoustakasKC24-2
    27Michael OltChC43+16
    28Jurickson ProfarTex22-6
    29D.J. LeMahieuCol38+9
    30Trevor PlouffeMin300
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Shortstops

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    2014 SS Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankSS RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Troy TulowitzkiCol2+1
    2Hanley RamirezLAD1-1
    3Ian DesmondWas30
    4Jean SeguraMil5+1
    5Jose ReyesTor4-1
    6Starlin CastroChC9+3
    7Ben ZobristTB8+1
    8Elvis AndrusTex6-2
    9J.J. HardyBal10+1
    10Asdrubal CabreraCle12+2
    11Everth CabreraSD7-4
    12Alexei RamirezCWS13+1
    13Jed LowrieOak14+1
    14Andrelton SimmonsAtl11-3
    15Jimmy RollinsPhi16+1
    16Xander BogaertsBos15-1
    17Jhonny PeraltaStL18+1
    18Bradley MillerSea17-1
    19Erick AybarLAA21+2
    20Derek JeterNYY23+3
    21Jurickson ProfarTex20-1
    22Jonathan VillarHou19-3
    23Alcides EscobarKC22-1
    24Stephen Drew 240
    25Zach CozartCin250
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Catchers

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    2014 C Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankC RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Buster PoseySF10
    2Joe MauerMin3+1
    3Carlos SantanaCle2-1
    4Yadier MolinaStL40
    5Brian McCannNYY6+1
    6Wilin RosarioCol5-1
    7Salvador PerezKC8+1
    8Matt WietersBal9+1
    9Evan GattisAtl10+1
    10Jonathan LucroyMil7-3
    11Jason CastroHou12+1
    12Miguel MonteroAri13+1
    13Jarrod SaltalamacchiaMia16+3
    14Wilson RamosWas11-3
    15Travis d'ArnaudNYM17+2
    16Yan GomesCle14-2
    17A.J. PierzynskiBos15-2
    18Devin MesoracoCin180
    19Alex AvilaDet20+1
    20Yasmani GrandalSD25+5
    21Mike ZuninoSea23+2
    22Carlos RuizPhi21-1
    23Hank CongerLAA36+13
    24Russell MartinPit19-5
    25A.J. EllisLAD27+2
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Outfielders

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    2014 OF Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankOF RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Mike TroutLAA10
    2Andrew McCutchenPit20
    3Carlos GonzalezCol30
    4Ryan BraunMil5+1
    5Bryce HarperWas6+1
    6Jacoby EllsburyNYY7+1
    7Adam JonesBal4-3
    8Giancarlo StantonMia9+1
    9Carlos GomezMil8-1
    10Yasiel PuigLAD100
    11Jose BautistaTor110
    12Justin UptonAtl13+1
    13Matt KempLAD23+10
    14Josh HamiltonLAA29+15
    15Jay BruceCin12-3
    16Matt HollidayStL160
    17Shin-Soo ChooTex14-3
    18Starling MartePit17-1
    19Wil MyersTB190
    20Jason HeywardAtl21+1
    21Domonic BrownPhi28+7
    22Ben ZobristTB32+10
    23Alex RiosTex15-8
    24Hunter PenceSF18-6
    25Mark TrumboAri26+1
    26Yoennis CespedesOak20-6
    27Desmond JenningsTB33+6
    28Billy HamiltonCin30+2
    29Alex GordonKC24-5
    30Allen CraigStL22-8
    31Carlos BeltranNYY25-6
    32Jayson WerthWas27-5
    33Shane VictorinoBos31-2
    34Michael CuddyerCol340
    35Curtis GrandersonNYM350
    36Austin JacksonDet360
    37Nelson CruzBal38+1
    38Kelly JohnsonNYY68+30
    39Martin PradoAri40+1
    40Evan GattisAtl49+9
    41Alfonso SorianoNYY39-2
    42Leonys MartinTex41-1
    43Brett GardnerNYY42-1
    44Dexter FowlerHou46+2
    45Norichika AokiKC44-1
    46Nick MarkakisBal61+15
    47Ben ReverePhi52+5
    48Carl CrawfordLAD45-3
    49Coco CrispOak37-12
    50Brandon MossOak43-7
    51Colby RasmusTor63+12
    52B.J. UptonAtl58+6
    53Torii HunterDet47-6
    54Michael BournCle50-4
    55Adam EatonCWS48-7
    56Will VenableSD54-2
    57Junior LakeChC87+30
    58Christian YelichMia51-7
    59Khris DavisMil53-6
    60Michael BrantleyCle57-3
    61Josh ReddickOak60-1
    62George SpringerHou66+4
    63Oscar TaverasStL79+16
    64Alejandro De AzaCWS56-8
    65Nick SwisherCle55-10
    66Chris CarterHou62-4
    67Kole CalhounLAA59-8
    68Angel PaganSF64-4
    69Avisail GarciaCWS65-4
    70Josh WillinghamMin700
    71Oswaldo ArciaMin73+2
    72Denard SpanWas74+2
    73Marlon ByrdPhi72-1
    74Peter BourjosStL71-3
    75Eric YoungNYM67-8
    76Nick CastellanosDet77+1
    77Andre EthierLAD80+3
    78Carlos QuentinSD82+4
    79Dustin AckleySea89+10
    80Daniel NavaBos78-2
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Starting Pitchers

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    2014 SP Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankSP RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Clayton KershawLAD10
    2Yu DarvishTex20
    3Adam WainwrightStL30
    4Max ScherzerDet5+1
    5Felix HernandezSea4-1
    6Stephen StrasburgWas60
    7Justin VerlanderDet11+4
    8David PriceTB12+4
    9Jose FernandezMia8-1
    10Chris SaleCWS100
    11Madison BumgarnerSF9-2
    12Cliff LeePhi7-5
    13Zack GreinkeLAD130
    14Anibal SanchezDet140
    15Gio GonzalezWas150
    16Mat LatosCin18+2
    17Jordan ZimmermannWas16-1
    18Matt CainSF17-1
    19Cole HamelsPhi22+3
    20James ShieldsKC21+1
    21Julio TeheranAtl24+3
    22Shelby MillerStL26+4
    23Gerrit ColePit19-4
    24Homer BaileyCin20-4
    25Michael WachaStL32+7
    26Matthew MooreTB28+2
    27Johnny CuetoCin35+8
    28Masahiro TanakaNYY27-1
    29Jon LesterBos40+11
    30Jered WeaverLAA31+1
    31Hyun-Jin RyuLAD30-1
    32Jeff SamardzijaChC36+4
    33Clay BuchholzBos43+10
    34Mike MinorAtl25-9
    35Alexander CobbTB23-12
    36CC SabathiaNYY44+8
    37Lance LynnStL46+9
    38Justin MastersonCle45+7
    39Hisashi IwakumaSea29-10
    40Matt GarzaMil50+10
    41Tim LincecumSF55+14
    42Doug FisterWas33-9
    43R.A. DickeyTor47+4
    44Anthony CingraniCin39-5
    45Yovani GallardoMil59+14
    46Jake PeavyBos56+10
    47Francisco LirianoPit34-13
    48Sonny GrayOak37-11
    49Danny SalazarCle38-11
    50C.J. WilsonLAA49-1
    51Andrew CashnerSD42-9
    52Chris TillmanBal58+6
    53Ervin SantanaAtl530
    54John LackeyBos64+10
    55A.J. BurnettPhi48-7
    56Yordano VenturaKC78+22
    57Hiroki KurodaNYY41-16
    58Zach WheelerNYM52-6
    59Michael PinedaNYY79+20
    60Chris ArcherTB51-9
    61Corey KluberCle54-7
    62Ubaldo JimenezBal61-1
    63Alex WoodAtl60-3
    64Taijuan WalkerSea63-1
    65Daniel StrailyOak650
    66Ricky NolascoMin70+4
    67Ian KennedySD670
    68Scott KazmirOak72+4
    69Rick PorcelloDet71+2
    70Ivan NovaNYY69-1
    71Martin PerezTex86+15
    72Archie BradleyAri96+24
    73A.J. GriffinOak66-7
    74Dan HarenLAD62-12
    75Jonathon NieseNYM84+9
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Relief Pitchers

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    2014 RP Draft Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankRP RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Craig KimbrelAtl10
    2Kenley JansenLAD20
    3Koji UeharaBos5+2
    4Trevor RosenthalStL40
    5Joe NathanDet6+1
    6Michael WachaStL24+18
    7Jonathan PapelbonPhi12+5
    8Rafael SorianoWas13+5
    9Jim JohnsonOak15+6
    10Greg HollandKC3-7
    11David RobertsonNYY9-2
    12Aroldis ChapmanCin7-5
    13Joakim SoriaTex35+22
    14Glen PerkinsMin8-6
    15Sergio RomoSF10-5
    16Anthony CingraniCin27+11
    17Jason GrilliPit11-6
    18Addison ReedAri14-4
    19Casey JanssenTor16-3
    20Ernesto FrieriLAA17-3
    21Andrew CashnerSD29+8
    22Grant BalfourTB19-3
    23Steve CishekMia18-5
    24Huston StreetSD21-3
    25Bobby ParnellNYM22-3
    26Fernando RodneySea20-6
    27Jim HendersonMil23-4
    28John AxfordCle25-3
    29Alex WoodAtl33+4
    30Tommy HunterBal28-2
    31Nathan JonesCWS26-5
    32Jose VerasChC30-2
    33Rex BrothersCol34+1
    34Neftali FelizTex32-2
    35Drew SmylyDet31-4
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

Top Overall Hitters

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    2014 Hitter Rankings - Eric Mack
    RankH RankingsTeamECRvs. ECR
    1Mike TroutLAA10
    2Miguel CabreraDet20
    3Paul GoldschmidtAri30
    4Andrew McCutchenPit40
    5Carlos GonzalezCol50
    6Robinson CanoSea7+1
    7Ryan BraunMil11+4
    8Chris DavisBal80
    9Troy TulowitzkiCol15+6
    10Evan LongoriaTB22+12
    11Bryce HarperWas14+3
    12Jacoby EllsburyNYY17+5
    13Joey VottoCin16+3
    14Prince FielderTex13-1
    15Hanley RamirezLAD10-5
    16Adam JonesBal9-7
    17Albert PujolsLAA46+29
    18David WrightNYM20+2
    19Edwin EncarnacionTor190
    20Giancarlo StantonMia25+5
    21Carlos GomezMil210
    22Jason KipnisCle24+2
    23Yasiel PuigLAD30+7
    24Freddie FreemanAtl28+4
    25Dustin PedroiaBos32+7
    26Jose BautistaTor34+8
    27Justin UptonAtl36+9
    28Matt KempLAD66+38
    29Ian DesmondWas39+10
    30Jean SeguraMil45+15
    31Josh HamiltonLAA91+60
    32Jay BruceCin35+3
    33Jose ReyesTor41+8
    34Adrian BeltreTex12-22
    35Buster PoseySF48+13
    36Matt HollidayStL47+11
    37Eric HosmerKC50+13
    38Shin-Soo ChooTex40+2
    39Starling MartePit52+13
    40Ryan ZimmermanWas56+16
    41Wil MyersTB54+13
    42Adrian GonzalezLAD55+13
    43David OrtizBos61+18
    44Starlin CastroChC115+71
    45Ian KinslerDet60+15
    46Jason HeywardAtl62+16
    47Domonic BrownPhi92+45
    48Ben ZobristTB98+50
    49Manny MachadoBal118+69
    50Matt CarpenterStL63+13
    51Alex RiosTex42-9
    52Joe MauerMin79+27
    53Hunter PenceSF51-2
    54Mark TrumboAri75+21
    55Anthony RizzoChC84+29
    56Yoennis CespedesOak59+3
    57Carlos SantanaCle78+21
    58Desmond JenningsTB104+46
    59Jose AltuveHou83+24
    60Yadier MolinaStL86+26
    61Billy HamiltonCin97+36
    62Josh DonaldsonOak68+6
    63Alex GordonKC74+11
    64Allen CraigStL57-7
    65Elvis AndrusTex58-7
    66Brian McCannNYY116+50
    67Carlos BeltranNYY82+15
    68Brandon PhillipsCin96+28
    69Jayson WerthWas81+12
    70Billy ButlerKC101+31
    71Shane VictorinoBos100+29
    72Michael CuddyerCol114+42
    73Aaron HillAri105+32
    74Curtis GrandersonNYM112+38
    75Jose AbreuCWS108+33
    76Brett LawrieTor141+65
    77J.J. HardyBal135+58
    78Pablo SandovalSF136+58
    79Wilin RosarioCol95+16
    80Victor MartinezDet163+83
    81Mike NapoliBos137+56
    82Chase UtleyPhi142+60
    83Aramis RamirezMil143+60
    84Austin JacksonDet126+42
    85Mark TeixeiraNYY180+95
    86Chase HeadleySD177+91
    87Ryan HowardPhi203+116
    88Jedd GyorkoSD120+32
    89Salvador PerezKC146+57
    90Nelson CruzBal133+43
    91Pedro AlvarezPit87-4
    92Kyle SeagerSea111+19
    93Kelly JohnsonNYY261+168
    94Asdrubal CabreraCle154+60
    95Matt WietersBal160+65
    96Everth CabreraSD99+3
    97Martin PradoAri128+31
    98Matt AdamsStL122+24
    99Alexei RamirezCWS167+68
    100Brandon BeltSF121+21
    101Evan GattisAtl185+84
    102Alfonso SorianoNYY139+37
    103Will MiddlebrooksBos206+103
    104Leonys MartinTex147+43
    105Brett GardnerNYY157+52
    106Dexter FowlerHou178+72
    107Jed LowrieOak175+68
    108Norichika AokiKC166+58
    109Andrelton SimmonsAtl145+36
    110Jonathan LucroyMil140+30
    111Nick MarkakisBal233+122
    112Howie KendrickLAA183+71
    113Daniel MurphyNYM168+55
    114Ben ReverePhi193+79
    115Carl CrawfordLAD179+64
    116Jimmy RollinsPhi191+75
    117Coco CrispOak134+17
    118Jason CastroHou207+89
    119Brandon MossOak153+34
    120Justin MorneauCol228+108
    121Colby RasmusTor240+119
    122B.J. UptonAtl216+94
    123Torii HunterDet184+61
    124Michael BournCle192+68
    125Adam EatonCWS186+61
    126Xander BogaertsBos182+56
    127Miguel MonteroAri266+139
    128Will VenableSD201+73
    129Corey HartSea217+88
    130Nolan ArenadoCol181+51
    131Junior LakeChC308+177
    132Jhonny PeraltaStL213+81
    133Christian YelichMia189+56
    134Todd FrazierCin212+78
    135Bradley MillerSea209+74
    136Khris DavisMil190+54
    137Anthony RendonWas229+92
    138Erick AybarLAA226+88
    139Derek JeterNYY264+125
    140Neil WalkerPit223+83
    141Michael BrantleyCle199+58
    142David FreeseLAA241+99
    143Adam LindTor236+93
    144Josh ReddickOak221+77
    145George SpringerHou260+115
    146Chris JohnsonAtl252+106
    147Oscar TaverasStL298+151
    148Mike MoustakasKC253+105
    149Alejandro De AzaCWS210+61
    150Nick SwisherCle197+47
    151Jarrod SaltalamacchiaMia295+144
    152Kole CalhounLAA222+70
    153Angel PaganSF247+94
    154Chris CarterHou245+91
    155Jurickson ProfarTex215+60
    156Jonathan VillarHou220+64
    157Brian DozierMin214+57
    158Kendry Morales 211+53
    159Wilson RamosWas188+29
    160Yan GomesCle248+88
    Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) from over 100 experts provided by FantasyPros

     

     

    Eric Mack, one of the giants among fantasy writers, was the Fantasy Football Lead Writer for Bleacher Report this past season. He is now an NFL featured writer here. Follow him on Twitter, where you can ask him endless questions about your team, rip him for his content and even challenge him to a head-to-head fantasy game.