Preseason Ranks: First Base

Rankings: Top 100 | 1B | 2B | 3B | SS | C | OF | DH | SP | RP

The following list comprises the fantasy baseball top 40 first base rankings of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert for the 2012 season. The list is ordered by the overall top 40 composite ranking of the four experts, with the remaining players that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list. For comparison’s sake, the last column links to player pages that compare the rankings from many of the industry’s top fantasy baseball analysts, compiled by our friends at FantasyPros.

Yahoo! Sports Fantasy Baseball

2012 First Basemen Rankings

Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
FantasyPros
FantasyPros
Expert Consensus
Miguel Cabrera 1 1 1 1 1 compare
Albert Pujols 2 2 2 2 2 compare
Joey Votto 4 4 3 3 3 compare
Adrian Gonzalez 3 3 5 4 4 compare
Prince Fielder 5 5 4 5 5 compare
Mark Teixeira 6 6 6 6 6 compare
Pablo Sandoval 8 7 13 7 7 compare
Paul Konerko 13 9 7 8 8 compare
Carlos Santana 7 8 15 10 9 compare
Eric Hosmer 11 13 12 13 10 compare
Michael Cuddyer 10 16 16 9 11 compare
Michael Morse 17 14 8 16 12 compare
Mike Napoli 9 17 14 15 12 compare
Michael Young 14 11 18 12 12 compare
Kevin Youkilis 18 10 17 11 13 compare
Lance Berkman 16 18 10 17 14 compare
Paul Goldschmidt 15 20 11 21 15 compare
Howard Kendrick 12 15 27 14 16 compare
Joe Mauer 22 12 26 19 17 compare
Freddie Freeman 21 21 19 18 17 compare
Ike Davis 20 25 9 26 18 compare
Billy Butler 19 22 21 20 19 compare
Ryan Howard 25 26 25 22 20 compare
Adam Lind 26 24 20 31 21 compare
Nick Swisher 31 19 32 23 22 compare
Mark Reynolds 24 28 28 24 22 compare
Lucas Duda 35 33 22 25 23 compare
Kendrys Morales 30 27 23 29 23 compare
Adam Dunn 27 23 30 30 24 compare
Mark Trumbo 29 36 24 33 25 compare
Gaby Sanchez 28 32 29 27 25 compare
Brandon Belt 23 37 31 26 compare
Edwin Encarnacion 32 34 39 28 27 compare
Mitch Moreland 40 29 40 37 28 compare
Carlos Pena 33 30 33 34 29 compare
Carlos Lee 34 31 34 32 30 compare
Justin Morneau 39 39 35 40 30 compare
Chris Davis 35 38 30 compare
James Loney 36 35 30 compare
Mike Carp 37 36 36 30 compare
Justin Smoak 38 38 37 39 30 compare
Daniel Murphy 38 30 compare
Ty Wigginton 40 30 compare

Rankings based on a standard, 5x5 (BA, HR, RBI, R, SB) league format

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