Week 18 Fantasy Baseball Player Rankings (7/30-8/5)

With the fantasy baseball playoffs only a couple weeks away, the season is really getting into crunch time.  Below are my complete fantasy baseball player rankings for week eighteen of the fantasy season:

Catchers:

1. Miguel MonteroARI – (7/30 @LAD) (7/31 @LAD) (8/1 @LAD) (8/3 @PHI) (8/4 @PHI) (8/5 @PHI) 

2. Matt Wieters,BAL - (7/30 @NYY) (7/31 @NYY) (8/1 @NYY) (8/3 @TB) (8/4 @TB) (8/5 @TB)

3. Yadier MolinaSTL – (7/31 @COL) (8/1 @COL) (8/2 @COL) (8/3 vs. MIL) (8/4 vs. MIL) (8/5 vs. MIL)

4. Carlos RuizPHI - (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

5.  Joe MauerMIN - (7/30 vs. CHW) (7/31 vs. CHW) (8/1 vs. CHW) (8/2 @BOS) (8/3 @BOS) (8/4 @BOS) (8/5 @BOS)

6. Carlos Santana, CLE – (7/31 @KC) (8/1 @KC) (8/2 @KC) (8/3 @DET) (8/4 @DET) (8/5 @DET)

7. Buster Posey, SF – (7/30 vs. NYM) (7/31 vs. NYM) (8/1 vs. NYM) (8/2 vs. NYM) (8/3 @COL) (8/4 @COL) (8/5 @COL)

8. Brian McCann,ATL - (7/30 vs. MIA) (7/31 vs. MIA) (8/1 vs. MIA) (8/2 vs. MIA) (8/3 vs. HOU) (8/4 vs. HOU) (8/5 vs. HOU)

9. A.J. Pierzynski, CHW – (7/30 @MIN) (7/31 @MIN) (8/1 @MIN) (8/3 vs. LAA) (8/4 vs. LAA) (8/5 vs. LAA)

10. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, BOS – (7/30 vs. DET) (7/31 vs. DET) (8/1 vs. DET) (8/2 vs. MIN) (8/3 vs. MIN) (8/4 vs. MIN) (8/5 vs. MIN)

First Base:

1. Albert Pujols, LAA – (7/30 @TEX) (7/31 @TEX) (8/1 @TEX) (8/2 @TEX) (8/3 @CHW) (8/4 @CHW) (8/5 @CHW)

2. Prince Fielder, DET – (7/30 @BOS) (7/31 @BOS) (8/1 @BOS) (8/3 vs. CLE) (8/4 vs. CLE) (8/5 vs. CLE)

3. Freddie Freeman, ATL – (7/30 vs. MIA) (7/31 vs. MIA) (8/1 vs. MIA) (8/2 vs. MIA) (8/3 vs. HOU) (8/4 vs. HOU) (8/5 vs. HOU)

4. Paul Goldschmidt, ARI – (7/30 @LAD) (7/31 @LAD) (8/1 @LAD) (8/3 @PHI) (8/4 @PHI) (8/5 @PHI)

5. Mark Teixeira, NYY - (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

6. Adrian Gonzalez, BOS – (7/30 vs. DET) (7/31 vs. DET) (8/1 vs. DET) (8/2 vs. MIN) (8/3 vs. MIN) (8/4 vs. MIN) (8/5 vs. MIN)

7. Carlos Pena, TB – (7/30 @OAK) (7/31 @OAK) (8/1 @OAK) (8/3 vs. BAL) (8/4 vs. BAL) (8/5 vs. BAL)

8. Ryan Howard, PHI – (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

9. Paul Konerko, CHW – (7/30 @MIN) (7/31 @MIN) (8/1 @MIN) (8/3 vs. LAA) (8/4 vs. LAA) (8/5 vs. LAA)

10. Adam LaRoche, WAS – (7/31 vs. PHI) (8/1 vs. PHI) (8/2 vs. PHI) (8/3 vs. MIA) (8/4 vs. MIA) (8/5 vs. MIA)

Second Base:

1. Robinson Cano, NYY – (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

2. Jason Kipnis , CLE – (7/31 @KC) (8/1 @KC) (8/2 @KC) (8/3 @DET) (8/4 @DET) (8/5 @DET)

3. Brandon Phillips, CIN – (7/30 vs. SD) (7/31 vs. SD) (8/1 vs. SD) (8/2 vs. SD) (8/3 vs. PIT) (8/4 vs. PIT) (8/5 vs. PIT)

4. Rickie WeeksMIL – (7/30 vs. HOU) (7/31 vs. HOU) (8/1 vs. HOU) (8/3 @STL) (8/4 @STL) (8/5 @STL)

5. Ian Kinsler, TEX – (7/30 vs. LAA) (7/31 vs. LAA) (8/1 vs. LAA) (8/2 vs. LAA) (8/3 @KC) (8/4 @KC) (8/5 @KC)

6. Danny Espinosa WAS – (7/31 vs. PHI) (8/1 vs. PHI) (8/2 vs. PHI) (8/3 vs. MIA) (8/4 vs. MIA) (8/5 vs. MIA)

7. Ben Zorbist, TB - (7/30 @OAK) (7/31 @OAK) (8/1 @OAK) (8/3 vs. BAL) (8/4 vs. BAL) (8/5 vs. BAL)

8. Chase Utley, PHI – (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

9. Neil Walker, PIT - (7/30 @CHC) (7/31 @CHC) (8/1 @CHC) (8/3 @CIN) (8/4 @CIN) (8/5 @CIN)

10. Dan Uggla,ATL - (7/30 vs. MIA) (7/31 vs. MIA) (8/1 vs. MIA) (8/2 vs. MIA) (8/3 vs. HOU) (8/4 vs. HOU) (8/5 vs. HOU)

 

Third Base:

1. Miguel Cabrera, DET – (7/30 @BOS) (7/31 @BOS) (8/1 @BOS) (8/3 vs. CLE) (8/4 vs. CLE) (8/5 vs. CLE)

2. David Wright, NYM – (7/30 @SF) (7/31 @SF) (8/1 @SF) (8/2 @SF) (8/3 @SD) (8/4 @SD) (8/5 @SD)

3. Alex Rodriguez, NYY – (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

4. David Freese, STL – (7/31 @COL) (8/1 @COL) (8/2 @COL) (8/3 vs. MIL) (8/4 vs. MIL) (8/5 vs. MIL)

5. Hanley Ramirez, LAD – (7/30 vs. ARI) (7/31 vs. ARI) (8/1 vs. ARI) (8/3 vs. CHC) (8/4 vs. CHC) (8/5 vs. CHC)

6. Brett Lawrie, TOR – (7/30 @SEA) (7/31 @SEA) (8/1 @SEA) (8/2 @OAK) (8/3 @OAK) (8/4 @OAK) (8/5 @OAK)

7. Adrian Beltre, TEX - (7/30 vs. LAA) (7/31 vs. LAA) (8/1 vs. LAA) (8/2 vs. LAA) (8/3 @KC) (8/4 @KC) (8/5 @KC)

8. Ryan Zimmerman, WAS – (7/31 vs. PHI) (8/1 vs. PHI) (8/2 vs. PHI) (8/3 vs. MIA) (8/4 vs. MIA) (8/5 vs. MIA)

9. Mark Reynolds, BAL – (7/30 @NYY) (7/31 @NYY) (8/1 @NYY) (8/3 @TB) (8/4 @TB) (8/5 @TB)

10. Aramis Ramirez, MIL – (7/30 vs. HOU) (7/31 vs. HOU) (8/1 vs. HOU) (8/3 @STL) (8/4 @STL) (8/5 @STL)

Shortstop:

1. Elvis Andrus, TEX – (7/30 vs. LAA) (7/31 vs. LAA) (8/1 vs. LAA) (8/2 vs. LAA) (8/3 @KC) (8/4 @KC) (8/5 @KC)

2. Derek Jeter, NYY – (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

3. Asdrubal Cabrera, CLE – (7/31 @KC) (8/1 @KC) (8/2 @KC) (8/3 @DET) (8/4 @DET) (8/5 @DET)

4. Jose Reyes, MIA – (7/30 @ATL) (7/31 @ATL) (8/1 @ATL) (8/2 @ATL) (8/3 @WAS) (8/4 @WAS) (8/5 @WAS)

5. Rafael Furcal, STL – (7/31 @COL) (8/1 @COL) (8/2 @COL) (8/3 vs. MIL) (8/4 vs. MIL) (8/5 vs. MIL)

6. Yunel Escobar, TOR – (7/30 @SEA) (7/31 @SEA) (8/1 @SEA) (8/2 @OAK) (8/3 @OAK) (8/4 @OAK) (8/5 @OAK)

7. Starlin Castro , CHC – (7/30 vs. PIT) (7/31 vs. PIT) (8/1 vs. PIT) (8/3 @LAD) (8/4 @LAD) (8/5 @LAD)

8. J. J. Hardy, BAL – (7/30 @NYY) (7/31 @NYY) (8/1 @NYY) (8/3 @TB) (8/4 @TB) (8/5 @TB)

9. Jimmy Rollins, PHI – (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

10. Zack Cozart, CIN – (7/30 vs. SD) (7/31 vs. SD) (8/1 vs. SD) (8/2 vs. SD) (8/3 vs. PIT) (8/4 vs. PIT) (8/5 vs. PIT)

 

Outfield:

1. Andrew McCutchen, PIT – (7/30 @CHC) (7/31 @CHC) (8/1 @CHC) (8/3 @CIN) (8/4 @CIN) (8/5 @CIN)

2. Mike Trout, LAA – (7/30 @TEX) (7/31 @TEX) (8/1 @TEX) (8/2 @TEX) (8/3 @CHW) (8/4 @CHW) (8/5 @CHW)

3. Melky Cabrera, SF –  (7/30 vs. NYM) (7/31 vs. NYM) (8/1 vs. NYM) (8/2 vs. NYM) (8/3 @COL) (8/4 @COL) (8/5 @COL)

4. Curtis Granderson, NYY – (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

5. Matt Kemp, LAD – (7/30 vs. ARI) (7/31 vs. ARI) (8/1 vs. ARI) (8/3 vs. CHC) (8/4 vs. CHC) (8/5 vs. CHC)

6. Josh Hamilton, TEX - (7/30 vs. LAA) (7/31 vs. LAA) (8/1 vs. LAA) (8/2 vs. LAA) (8/3 @KC) (8/4 @KC) (8/5 @KC)

7. Matt Holliday, STL – (7/31 @COL) (8/1 @COL) (8/2 @COL) (8/3 vs. MIL) (8/4 vs. MIL) (8/5 vs. MIL)

8. Ryan Braun, MIL – (7/30 vs. HOU) (7/31 vs. HOU) (8/1 vs. HOU) (8/3 @STL) (8/4 @STL) (8/5 @STL)

9. Carlos Beltran, STL – (7/31 @COL) (8/1 @COL) (8/2 @COL) (8/3 vs. MIL) (8/4 vs. MIL) (8/5 vs. MIL)

10. Adam Jones, BAL – (7/30 @NYY) (7/31 @NYY) (8/1 @NYY) (8/3 @TB) (8/4 @TB) (8/5 @TB)

Starting Pitchers:

 

1. Stephen Strasburg, WAS – (7/31 vs. PHI) (8/5 vs. MIA)

2. David Price, TB – (7/30 @OAK) (8/5 vs. BAL)

3. Jered Weaver, LAA – (7/30 @TEX) (8/4 @CHW)

4. Clayton Kershaw, LAD – (8/4 vs. CHC)

5. Justin Verlander, DET - (7/31 @BOS)

6. R. A. Dickey, NYM – (8/3 @SD)

7. Matt Cain, SF – (8/1 vs. NYM)

8. Felix Hernandez, SEA – (8/4 @ NYY)

9. Chris Sale, CHW – (8/1 @MIN)

10. C. C. Sabathia, NYY – (8/3 vs. SEA)

 

Relief Pitchers:

1. Craig Kimbrel, ATL - (7/30 vs. MIA) (7/31 vs. MIA) (8/1 vs. MIA) (8/2 vs. MIA) (8/3 vs. HOU) (8/4 vs. HOU) (8/5 vs. HOU)

2. A Chapman, CIN – (7/30 vs. SD) (7/31 vs. SD) (8/1 vs. SD) (8/2 vs. SD) (8/3 vs. PIT) (8/4 vs. PIT) (8/5 vs. PIT)

3. Joel Hanrahan, PIT -  (7/30 @CHC) (7/31 @CHC) (8/1 @CHC) (8/3 @CIN) (8/4 @CIN) (8/5 @CIN)

4. Jim Johnson, BAL - (7/30 @NYY) (7/31 @NYY) (8/1 @NYY) (8/3 @TB) (8/4 @TB) (8/5 @TB)

5. Jonathan Papelbon, PHI – (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

6. Fernando Rodney, TB – (7/30 @OAK) (7/31 @OAK) (8/1 @OAK) (8/3 vs. BAL) (8/4 vs. BAL) (8/5 vs. BAL)

7. Raefal Soriano, NYY - (7/30 vs. BAL) (7/31 vs. BAL) (8/1 vs. BAL) (8/3 vs. SEA) (8/4 vs. SEA) (8/5 vs. SEA)

8. Alfredo Aceves, BOS – (7/30 vs. DET) (7/31 vs. DET) (8/1 vs. DET) (8/2 vs. MIN) (8/3 vs. MIN) (8/4 vs. MIN) (8/5 vs. MIN)

9. Addison Reed, CHW – (7/30 @MIN) (7/31 @MIN) (8/1 @MIN) (8/3 vs. LAA) (8/4 vs. LAA) (8/5 vs. LAA)

10. Chris Perez, CLE – (7/31 @WAS) (8/1 @WAS) (8/2 @WAS) (8/3 vs. ARI) (8/4 vs. ARI) (8/5 vs. ARI)

Make sure to check back for my weekly player rankings.


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