Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Top 100 Players for the 2021 MLB Season

Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Top 100 Players for the 2021 MLB Season


With the 2021 MLB season rapidly approaching, it's time to begin preparation for this year's fantasy baseball drafts.

Here at The Duel we'll have you covered every step of the way, and that begins with the first step of draft prep — identifying this year's top fantasy baseball assets.

With that in mind, here are the top 100 fantasy baseball players for the 2021 MLB season.

Top 100 Fantasy Baseball Players 2021

1. Ronald Acuna Jr., Atlanta Braves (OF)
2. Mookie Betts, Los Angeles Dodgers (OF)
3. Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels (OF)
4. Fernando Tatis Jr., San Diego Padres (SS)
5. Juan Soto, Washington Nationals (OF)
6. Trea Turner, Washington Nationals (SS)
7. Christian Yelich, Milwaukee Brewers (OF)
8. Trevor Story, Colorado Rockies (SS)
9. Jacob deGrom, New York Mets (SP)
10. Jose Ramierz, Cleveland Indians (3B)
11. Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves (1B)
12. Gerrit Cole, New York Yankees (SP)
13. Cody Bellinger, Los Angeles Dodgers (1B, OF)
14. Shane Bieber, Cleveland Indians (SP)
15. Francisco Lindor, New York Mets (SS)
16. Manny Machado, San Diego Padres (3B, SS)
17. Xander Bogaerts, Boston Red Sox (SS)
18. Anthony Rendon, Los Angeles Angels (3B)
19. Trevor Bauer, Los Angeles Dodgers (SP)
20. Bryce Harper, Philadelphia Phillies (OF)
21. Adalberto Mondesi, Kansas City Royals (SS)
22. Nolan Arenado, St. Louis Cardinals (3B)
23. Bo Bichette, Toronto Blue Jays (SS)
24. Walker Buehler, Los Angeles Dodgers (SP)
25. Yu Darvish, San Diego Padres (SP)
26. Alex Bregman, Houston Astros (3B, SS)
27. Kyle Tucker, Houston Astros (OF)
28. Lucas Giolito, Chicago White Sox (SP)
29. Max Scherzer, Washington Nationals (SP)
30. Aaron Nola, Philadelphia Phillies (SP)
31. Ozzie Albies, Atlanta Braves (2B)
32. Jose Abreu, Chicago White Sox (1B)
33. Rafael Devers, Boston Red Sox (3B)
34. Corey Seager, Los Angeles Dodgers (SS)
35. Whit Merrifield, Kansas City Royals (2B, OF)
36. Luis Robert, Chicago White Sox (OF)
37. Luis Castillo, Cincinnati Reds (SP)
38. Eloy Jimenez, Chicago White Sox (SP)
39. George Springer, Toronto Blue Jays (OF)
40. Tim Anderson, Chicago White Sox (SS)
41. Marcell Ozuna, Atlanta Braves (OF)
42. Jack Flaherty, St. Louis Cardinals (SP)
43. Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers (SP)
44. DJ LeMahieu, New York Yankees (1B, 2B, 3B)
45. Aaron Judge, New York Yankees (OF)
46. Pete Alonso, New York Mets (1B)
47. Starling Marte, Miami Marlins (OF)
48. J.T. Realmuto, Philadelphia Phillies (C)
49. Yordan Alvarez, Houston Astros (OF)
50. Nelson Cruz, Minnesota Twins (Util)
51. Brandon Woodruff, Milwaukee Brewers (SP)
52. Zac Gallen, Arizona Diamondbacks (SP)
53. Randy Arozarena, Tampa Bay Rays (OF)
54. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Toronto Blue Jays (1B, 3B)
55. Blake Snell, San Diego Padres (SP)
56. Luke Voit, New York Yankees (1B)
57. Javier Baez, Chicago Cubs (SS)
58. Keston Hiura, Milwaukee Brewers (2B)
59. J.D. Martinez, Boston Red Sox (OF)
60. Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies (OF)
61. Kenta Maeda, Minnesota Twins (SP, RP)
62. Michael Conforto, New York Mets (OF)
63. Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks (1B)
64. Gleyber Torres, New York Yankees (2B, SS)
65. Tyler Glasnow, Tampa Bay Rays (SP)
66. Lance Lynn, Chicago White Sox (SP)
67. Eugenio Suarez, Cincinnati Reds (3B)
68. Stephen Strasburg, Washington Nationals (SP)
69. Trent Grisham, San Diego Padres (OF)
70. Ketel Marte, Arizona Diamondbacks (2B, OF)
71. Josh Hader, Milwaukee Brewers (RP)
72. Sonny Gray, Cincinnati Reds (SP)
73. Liam Hendricks, Chicago White Sox (RP)
74. Brandon Lowe, Toronto Blue Jays (1B, 2B, OF)
75. Austin Meadows, Tampa Bay Rays (OF)
76. Dinelson Lamet, San Diego Padres (SP)
77. Max Fried, Atlanta Braves (SP)
78. Nick Castellanos, Cincinnati Reds (OF)
79. Aroldis Chapman, New York Yankees (RP)
80. Corbin Burnes, Milwaukee Brewers (SP, RP)
81. Jose Altuve, Houston Astros (2B)
82. Anthony Rizzo, Chicago Cubs (1B)
83. Carlos Carrasco, New York Mets (SP, RP)
84. Giancarlo Stanton, New York Yankees (OF)
85. Matt Olson, Oakland Athletics (1B)
86. Yoan Moncada, Chicago White Sox (3B)
87. Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Toronto Blue Jays (2B, OF)
88. Hyun Jin Ryu, Toronto Blue Jays (SP)
89. Edwin Diaz, New York Mets (RP)
90. Zack Greinke, Houston Astros (SP)
91. Cavan Biggio, Toronto Blue Jays (2B, 3B, OF)
92. Teoscar Hernandez, Toronto Blue Jays (OF)
93. Kyle Hendricks, Chicago Cubs (SP)
94. Jose Berrios, Minnesota Twins (SP)
95. Eddie Rosario, Cleveland Indians (OF)
96. Salvador Perez, Kansas City Royals (C)
97. Matt Chapman, Oakland Athletics (3B)
98. Zach Wheeler, Philadelphia Phillies (SP)
99. Max Muncy, Los Angeles Dodgers (1B, 2B, 3B)
100. Kris Bryant, Chicago Cubs (3B, OF)

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