Fantasy Baseball 2014: Tiered Outfield Rankings

By Billy Moy

Tiered Outfield Ranks

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Over the next few days, I'll be releasing my tiered positional ranks (with my 2014 projections included). The purpose of these rankings is to show readers where there are major talent drop-offs within each position. In the outfield, Mike Trout sits alone in the top tier and the drop-off from him to tier No. 2 is pretty substantial -- and the guy who leads the second tier is fourth in my overall rankings.

Tier 8

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Tier 8

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87. E. Bonifacio, CHC
53 R, 2 HR, 26 RBI, 32 SB, .263 AVG

86. J. Ruggiano, CHC
43 R, 15 HR, 44 RBI, 13 SB, .255 AVG

85. K. Johnson, NYY
59 R, 17 HR, 55 RBI, 12 SB, .226 AVG

Tier 8 Cont'd

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Tier 8 Cont'd

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84. D. Ackley, SEA
66 R, 9 HR, 48 RBI, 9 SB, .254 AVG

83. P. Bourjos, STL
66 R, 11 HR, 39 RBI, 16 SB, .253 AVG

82. L. Cain, KC
59 R, 7 HR, 56 RBI, 17 SB, .255 AVG

Tier 8 Cont'd

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Tier 8 Cont'd

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81. J. Bradley Jr, BOS
67 R, 11 HR, 61 RBI, 11 SB, .239 AVG

80. M. Saunders, SEA
67 R, 15 HR, 51 RBI, 18 SB, .227 AVG

79. N. Schierholtz, CHC
52 R, 16 HR, 57 RBI, 7 SB, .264 AVG

Tier 7

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Tier 7

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78. G. Parra, ARI
67 R, 9 HR, 45 RBI, 14 SB, .272 AVG

77. M. Joyce, TB
62 R, 18 HR, 60 RBI, 8 SB, .248 AVG

76. B. Upton, ATL
64 R, 16 HR, 62 RBI, 26 SB, .219 AVG

75. M. Morse, SFG
57 R, 20 HR, 66 RBI, 1 SB, .260 AVG

Tier 7 Cont'd

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Tier 7 Cont'd

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74. N. Castellanos, DET
66 R, 14 HR, 66 RBI, 6 SB, .259 AVG

73. M. Byrd, PHI
57 R, 16 HR, 64 RBI, 2 SB, .274 AVG

72. M. Brantley, CLE
64 R, 7 HR, 60 RBI, 14 SB, .277 AVG

71. O. Arcia, MIN
63 R, 22 HR, 70 RBI, 3 SB, .246 AVG

Tier 7 Cont'd

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Tier 7 Cont'd

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70. C. Yelich, MIA
61 R, 12 HR, 59 RBI, 21 SB, .257 AVG

69. D. Span, WAS
77 R, 4 HR, 44 RBI, 18 SB, .282 AVG

68. G. Jones, MIA
61 R, 20 HR, 75 RBI, 4 SB, .249 AVG

67. A. Ethier, LAD
64 R, 13 HR, 64 RBI, 2 SB, .281 AVG

Tier 7 Cont'd

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Tier 7 Cont'd

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66. R. Davis, DET
66 R, 7 HR, 40 RBI, 53 SB, .257 AVG

65. J. Willingham, MIN
65 R, 22 HR, 85 RBI, 3 SB, .233 AVG

64. M. Cabrera, TOR
65 R, 10 HR, 65 RBI, 7 SB, .283 AVG

Tier 6

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Tier 6

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63. D. Fowler, HOU
77 R, 10 HR, 58 RBI, 16 SB, .266 AVG

62. C. Carter, HOU
70 R, 30 HR, 81 RBI, 1 SB, .219 AVG

61. E. Gattis, ATL
52 R, 26 HR, 77 RBI, 0 SB, .261 AVG

Tier 6 Cont'd

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Tier 6 Cont'd

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60. C. Crawford, LAD
74 R, 9 HR, 52 RBI, 19 SB, .278 AVG

59. L. Martin, TEX
65 R, 9 HR, 50 RBI, 35 SB, .265 AVG

58. A. Eaton, CHW
87 R, 9 HR, 53 RBI, 21 SB, .256 AVG

57. N. Markakis, BAL
73 R, 13 HR, 62 RBI, 4 SB, .284 AVG

Tier 6 Cont'd

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Tier 6 Cont'd

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56. A. Garcia, CHW
67 R, 18 HR, 67 RBI, 9 SB, .268 AVG

55. C. Rasmus, TOR
67 R, 24 HR, 77 RBI, 3 SB, .248 AVG

54. E. Young Jr, NYM
82 R, 3 HR, 33 RBI, 51 SB, .259 AVG

Tier 5

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Tier 5

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53. C. Hart, SEA
65 R, 23 HR, 70 RBI, 6 SB, .266 AVG

52. B. Revere, PHI
77 R, 0 HR, 37 RBI, 46 SB, .285 AVG

51. A. Jackson, DET
97 R, 11 HR, 53 RBI, 14 SB, .265 AVG

Tier 5 Cont'd

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Tier 5 Cont'd

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50. B. Gardner, NYY
89 R, 7 HR, 45 RBI, 30 SB, .269 AVG

49. J. Heyward, ATL
75 R, 21 HR, 58 RBI, 11 SB, .270 AVG

48. N. Aoki, KC
81 R, 9 HR, 44 RBI, 25 SB, .288 AVG

47. N. Swisher, CLE
77 R, 24 HR, 80 RBI, 2 SB, .252 AVG

Tier 5 Cont'd

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Tier 5 Cont'd

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46. A. Pagan, SFG
81 R, 9 HR, 49 RBI, 23 SB, .287 AVG

45. J. Werth, WAS
65 R, 20 HR, 57 RBI, 12 SB, .287 AVG

44. J. Reddick, OAK
78 R, 25 HR, 73 RBI, 9 SB, .244 AVG

Tier 5 Cont'd

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Tier 5 Cont'd

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43. K. Calhoun, LAA
70 R, 19 HR, 68 RBI, 13 SB, .270 AVG

42. M. Bourn, CLE
88 R, 5 HR, 52 RBI, 35 SB, .267 AVG

41. M. Prado, ARI
72 R, 13 HR, 70 RBI, 8 SB, .299 AVG

40. B. Zobrist, TB
80 R, 15 HR, 71 RBI, 13 SB, .271 AVG

Tier 5 Cont'd

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Tier 5 Cont'd

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39. C. Crisp, OAK
77 R, 14 HR, 55 RBI, 36 SB, .261 AVG

38. W. Venable, SD
69 R, 17 HR, 71 RBI, 31 SB, .256 AVG

37. A. De Aza, CHW
84 R, 12 HR, 59 RBI, 25 SB, .274 AVG

Tier 5 Cont'd

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Tier 5 Cont'd

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36. B. Moss, OAK
77 R, 26 HR, 89 RBI, 3 SB, .247 AVG

35. K. Davis, MIL
70 R, 25 HR, 71 RBI, 13 SB, .264 AVG

34. C. Granderson, NYM
73 R, 27 HR, 81 RBI, 16 SB, .238 AVG

33. D. Jennings, TB
90 R, 16 HR, 53 RBI, 30 SB, .254 AVG

Tier 4

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Tier 4

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32. D. Brown, PHI
72 R, 23 HR, 92 RBI, 9 SB, .256 AVG

31. G. Stanton, MIA
72 R, 31 HR, 78 RBI, 4 SB, .260 AVG

30. N. Cruz, BAL
67 R, 27 HR, 85 RBI, 7 SB, .268 AVG

Tier 4 Cont'd

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Tier 4 Cont'd

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29. J. Hamilton, LAA
75 R, 25 HR, 80 RBI, 6 SB, .272 AVG

28. Y. Cespedes, OAK
73 R, 25 HR, 82 RBI, 12 SB, .265 AVG

27. M. Cuddyer, COL
71 R, 22 HR, 77 RBI, 11 SB, .283 AVG

26. M. Kemp, LAD
75 R, 15 HR, 76 RBI, 19 SB, .284 AVG

Tier 4 cont'd

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Tier 4 Cont'd

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25. B. Hamilton, CIN
81 R, 2 HR, 37 RBI, 88 SB, .238 AVG

24. S. Victorino, BOS
83 R, 16 HR, 59 RBI, 26 SB, .281 AVG

23. M. Trumbo, ARI
72 R, 31 HR, 94 RBI, 6 SB, .249 AVG

Tier 4 Cont'd

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Tier 4 cont'd

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22. S. Marte, PIT
80 R, 18 HR, 41 RBI, 42 SB, .278 AVG

21. A. Soriano, NYY
67 R, 31 HR, 90 RBI, 9 SB, .261 AVG

20. A. Rios, TEX
72 R, 17 HR, 80 RBI, 25 SB, .278 AVG

19. S. Choo, TEX
95 R, 17 HR, 59 RBI, 21 SB, .280 AVG

Tier 3

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Tier 3

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18. A. Gordon, KC
95 R, 18 HR, 80 RBI, 13 SB, .271 AVG

17. W. Myers, TB
80 R, 24 HR, 85 RBI, 8 SB, .282 AVG

16. Y. Puig, LAD
92 R, 23 HR, 58 RBI, 15 SB, .287 AVG

15. B. Harper, WAS
91 R, 24 HR, 63 RBI, 16 SB, .280 AVG

Tier 3 Cont'd

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Tier 3 Cont'd

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14. J. Upton, ATL
95 R, 24 HR, 71 RBI, 16 SB, .268 AVG

13. C. Beltran, NYY
80 R, 27 HR, 88 RBI, 6 SB, .286 AVG

12. J. Bautista, TOR
84 R, 33 HR, 80 RBI, 7 SB, .275 AVG

11. M. Holliday, STL
94 R, 23 HR, 90 RBI, 4 SB, .298 AVG

Tier 2

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Tier 2

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10. J. Bruce, CIN
87 R, 35 HR, 102 RBI, 8 SB, .261 AVG

9. A. Craig, STL
83 R, 22 HR, 106 RBI, 4 SB, .305 AVG

8. H. Pence, SFG
87 R, 25 HR, 100 RBI, 15 SB, .285 AVG

Tier 2 Cont'd

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Tier 2 Cont'd

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7. A. Jones, BAL
90 R, 30 HR, 91 RBI, 14 SB, .287 AVG

6. J. Ellsbury, NYY
95 R, 15 HR, 69 RBI, 44 SB, .297 AVG

5. C. Gomez, MIL
95 R, 26 HR, 74 RBI, 47 SB, .264 AVG

Tier 2 Cont'd

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Tier 2 Cont'd

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4. C. Gonzalez, COL
91 R, 27 HR, 91 RBI, 21 SB, .301 AVG

3. A. McCutchen, PIT
97 R, 26 HR, 89 RBI, 23 SB, .303 AVG

2. R. Braun, MIL
105 R, 28 HR, 95 RBI, 23 SB, .309 AVG

Tier 1

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Tier 1

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1. M. Trout, LAA
120 R, 29 HR, 85 RBI, 41 SB, .318 AVG

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