Preseason Ranks: First Base

Rankings: Top 40 | 1B | 2B | 3B | SS | C | OF | SP | RP

The following list comprises the fantasy baseball top 30 first base rankings of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert for the ’09 season. The list is ordered by the overall top 30 composite ranking of the four experts, with the remaining players that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

2009 First Base Rankings
 
Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
Albert Pujols 1 1 1 1 1
Miguel Cabrera 2 2 2 2 2
Ryan Howard 4 3 3 4 3
Mark Teixeira 3 4 4 3 3
Lance Berkman 6 6 5 5 5
Prince Fielder 5 5 8 6 6
Justin Morneau 7 7 6 7 7
Adrian Gonzalez 8 8 7 8 8
David Ortiz ** 9 9 9 10 9
Kevin Youkilis 10 10 11 9 10
Carlos Pena 12 15 13 11 11
Chris Davis 11 13 10 18 12
Garrett Atkins 16 14 14 13 13
Adam Dunn 14 12 15 16 13
Derrek Lee 18 16 12 12 15
Joey Votto 17 11 16 14 15
Victor Martinez 15 17 17 15 17
Aubrey Huff 13 20 18 17 18
Carlos Delgado 19 18 19 22 19
James Loney 22 19 21 19 20
Paul Konerko 21 21 23 20 21
Conor Jackson 23 23 20 23 22
Jorge Cantu 24 26 22 21 23
Pablo Sandoval 20 28 24 24 24
Jim Thome ** 25 24 25 25 25
Adam LaRoche 22 28 27 26
Kendry Morales * 27 25 27 27
Jose Lopez 26 29 28 28
Billy Butler 29 26 29 29
Todd Helton 30 29 30 30
Carlos Guillen 28 26
Jason Giambi 27
Mike Jacobs 30
Travis Ishikawa 30

Rankings based on a standard, 5x5 (BA, HR, RBI, R, SB) league format
* – Player is not currently 1B-eligible, but is expected to gain 1B-eligibility very early in the '09 season.
** – Players are currently eligible at only UTIL, but they are listed here (the last position they had eligibility at) to offer a sense of how their value compares to the first base field.