August Top 300 Overall

Matthew Pouliot
Rotoworld
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It's time for the August rankings update. As always, players are ranked based on how I believe they'll perform in 5x5 scoring over the rest of the season. I try to list players at the positions at which they're most valuable, so if you can't find that second baseman you're looking for, check shortstop instead.

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Top 300 | SP | RP | OF | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | C | DH

Top 300 Overall Rankings

Rank

Top 300

Team

1

Mike Trout

Angels

2

Miguel Cabrera

Tigers

3

Clayton Kershaw

Dodgers

4

Robinson Cano

Yankees

5

Chris Davis

Orioles

6

Troy Tulowitzki

Rockies

7

Felix Hernandez

Mariners

8

David Price

Rays

9

Adrian Beltre

Rangers

10

Buster Posey

Giants

11

Yu Darvish

Rangers

12

Hanley Ramirez

Dodgers

13

Jason Kipnis

Indians

14

Justin Upton

Braves

15

Paul Goldschmidt

Diamondbacks

16

Andrew McCutchen

Pirates

17

Jacoby Ellsbury

Red Sox

18

Adam Wainwright

Cardinals

19

Adam Jones

Orioles

20

Bryce Harper

Nationals

21

Joey Votto

Reds

22

Evan Longoria

Rays

23

Jose Reyes

Blue Jays

24

Edwin Encarnacion

Blue Jays

25

Cole Hamels

Phillies

26

Jose Bautista

Blue Jays

27

Madison Bumgarner

Giants

28

Dustin Pedroia

Red Sox

29

Giancarlo Stanton

Marlins

30

Cliff Lee

Phillies

31

Stephen Strasburg

Nationals

32

Ian Kinsler

Rangers

33

Max Scherzer

Tigers

34

Zack Greinke

Dodgers

35

Joe Mauer

Twins

36

David Ortiz

Red Sox

37

Carlos Gomez

Brewers

38

Kyle Seager

Mariners

39

Jean Segura

Brewers

40

Jered Weaver

Angels

41

Jay Bruce

Reds

42

Justin Verlander

Tigers

43

Allen Craig

Cardinals

44

James Shields

Royals

45

Matt Holliday

Cardinals

46

Craig Kimbrel

Braves

47

Ryan Zimmerman

Nationals

48

Prince Fielder

Tigers

49

Victor Martinez

Tigers

50

Gio Gonzalez

Nationals

51

Shin-Soo Choo

Reds

52

Hiroki Kuroda

Yankees

53

Adrian Gonzalez

Dodgers

54

Ian Desmond

Nationals

55

Aroldis Chapman

Reds

56

Jason Heyward

Braves

57

Chris Sale

White Sox

58

Mike Napoli

Red Sox

59

Mariano Rivera

Yankees

60

Carlos Gonzalez

Rockies

61

Carlos Santana

Indians

62

Ben Zobrist

Rays

63

Matt Cain

Giants

64

Matt Garza

Rangers

65

Yoenis Cespedes

Athletics

66

Brandon Phillips

Reds

67

Asdrubal Cabrera

Indians

68

Kenley Jansen

Dodgers

69

Alex Rios

White Sox

70

Mike Minor

Braves

71

Chase Utley

Phillies

72

Patrick Corbin

Diamondbacks

73

Josh Hamilton

Angels

74

Chase Headley

Padres

75

Martin Prado

Diamondbacks

76

Billy Butler

Royals

77

Mat Latos

Reds

78

Starling Marte

Pirates

79

Elvis Andrus

Rangers

80

Freddie Freeman

Braves

81

A.J. Burnett

Pirates

82

Yasiel Puig

Dodgers

83

Pedro Alvarez

Pirates

84

Jim Johnson

Orioles

85

Julio Teheran

Braves

86

Hunter Pence

Giants

87

Eric Hosmer

Royals

88

Edward Mujica

Cardinals

89

Hisashi Iwakuma

Mariners

90

Alex Gordon

Royals

91

Curtis Granderson

Yankees

92

Anthony Rizzo

Cubs

93

Jose Altuve

Astros

94

Joe Nathan

Rangers

95

Jeff Samardzija

Cubs

96

Desmond Jennings

Rays

97

Matt Carpenter

Cardinals

98

Wil Myers

Rays

99

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Dodgers

100

Howie Kendrick

Angels

101

Starlin Castro

Cubs

102

Austin Jackson

Tigers

103

C.J. Wilson

Angels

104

Grant Balfour

Athletics

105

Matt Harvey

Mets

106

Michael Cuddyer

Rockies

107

Kendrys Morales

Mariners

108

Aaron Hill

Diamondbacks

109

Francisco Liriano

Pirates

110

Jonathan Lucroy

Brewers

111

Manny Machado

Orioles

112

Glen Perkins

Twins

113

Erick Aybar

Angels

114

Anibal Sanchez

Tigers

115

Carl Crawford

Dodgers

116

Pablo Sandoval

Giants

117

Jordan Zimmermann

Nationals

118

Jayson Werth

Nationals

119

Greg Holland

Royals

120

Matt Wieters

Orioles

121

Homer Bailey

Reds

122

B.J. Upton

Braves

123

Fernando Rodney

Rays

124

Jimmy Rollins

Phillies

125

Brian McCann

Braves

126

Shelby Miller

Cardinals

127

Jake Peavy

Red Sox

128

Domonic Brown

Phillies

129

Yadier Molina

Cardinals

130

Jonathan Papelbon

Phillies

131

Jeremy Hellickson

Rays

132

Torii Hunter

Tigers

133

Carlos Beltran

Cardinals

134

Derek Holland

Rangers

135

Michael Bourn

Indians

136

Koji Uehara

Red Sox

137

Josh Donaldson

Athletics

138

Ervin Santana

Royals

139

Rafael Soriano

Nationals

140

Alejandro De Aza

White Sox

141

David Wright

Mets

142

Justin Morneau

Twins

143

Doug Fister

Tigers

144

Dexter Fowler

Rockies

145

Chris Perez

Indians

146

R.A. Dickey

Blue Jays

147

Wilin Rosario

Rockies

148

Brett Gardner

Yankees

149

Addison Reed

White Sox

150

Matt Moore

Rays

151

Alfonso Soriano

Yankees

152

A.J. Pierzynski

Rangers

153

Sergio Romo

Giants

154

Bartolo Colon

Athletics

155

Michael Young

Phillies

156

Nate McLouth

Orioles

157

Daniel Murphy

Mets

158

Huston Street

Padres

159

Kris Medlen

Braves

160

Gerrit Cole

Pirates

161

Andre Ethier

Dodgers

162

Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Red Sox

163

Joaquin Benoit

Tigers

164

Ichiro Suzuki

Yankees

165

Rickie Weeks

Brewers

166

Jon Lester

Red Sox

167

Michael Brantley

Indians

168

Chris Johnson

Braves

169

Bobby Parnell

Mets

170

Mark Trumbo

Angels

171

A.J. Griffin

Athletics

172

Chris Archer

Rays

173

Wilson Ramos

Nationals

174

Dan Uggla

Braves

175

Aramis Ramirez

Brewers

176

Steve Cishek

Marlins

177

Nelson Cruz

Rangers

178

Edwin Jackson

Cubs

179

Neil Walker

Pirates

180

Logan Morrison

Marlins

181

Casey Janssen

Blue Jays

182

Nick Markakis

Orioles

183

Justin Masterson

Indians

184

Russell Martin

Pirates

185

Brad Miller

Mariners

186

Ernesto Frieri

Angels

187

Josh Reddick

Athletics

188

Lance Lynn

Cardinals

189

Anthony Rendon

Nationals

190

Mark Melancon

Pirates

191

Jarrod Parker

Athletics

192

Matt Kemp

Dodgers

193

Shane Victorino

Red Sox

194

Jason Castro

Astros

195

Adam Lind

Blue Jays

196

Jim Henderson

Brewers

197

J.J. Hardy

Orioles

198

Alex Cobb

Rays

199

Coco Crisp

Athletics

200

Kyle Lohse

Brewers

201

Todd Frazier

Reds

202

Colby Rasmus

Blue Jays

203

Ryan Doumit

Twins

204

Adam LaRoche

Nationals

205

Nolan Arenado

Rockies

206

Norichika Aoki

Brewers

207

Mike Leake

Reds

208

Jed Lowrie

Athletics

209

Tony Cingrani

Reds

210

Ike Davis

Mets

211

Josh Willingham

Twins

212

Brett Lawrie

Blue Jays

213

Brad Ziegler

Diamondbacks

214

Tim Lincecum

Giants

215

Mike Moustakas

Royals

216

Gerardo Parra

Diamondbacks

217

Jose Fernandez

Marlins

218

Alexei Ramirez

White Sox

219

Rex Brothers

Rockies

220

Eric Young Jr.

Mets

221

Alex Rodriguez

Yankees

222

Gordon Beckham

White Sox

223

John Lackey

Red Sox

224

Leonys Martin

Rangers

225

Kevin Gregg

Cubs

226

Denard Span

Nationals

227

Jeff Locke

Pirates

228

David Freese

Cardinals

229

Nick Franklin

Mariners

230

Erasmo Ramirez

Mariners

231

Salvador Perez

Royals

232

Kelly Johnson

Rays

233

Nate Schierholtz

Cubs

234

Rick Porcello

Tigers

235

Alex Avila

Tigers

236

Stephen Drew

Red Sox

237

J.J. Putz

Diamondbacks

238

Brandon Beachy

Braves

239

Michael Saunders

Mariners

240

Jhoulys Chacin

Rockies

241

Clay Buchholz

Red Sox

242

James Loney

Rays

243

Jason Grilli

Pirates

244

Corey Kluber

Indians

245

Jedd Gyorko

Padres

246

Andrelton Simmons

Braves

247

Adam Dunn

White Sox

248

Felix Doubront

Red Sox

249

Dayan Viciedo

White Sox

250

Junior Lake

Cubs

251

Nick Swisher

Indians

252

Wade Miley

Diamondbacks

253

J.P. Arencibia

Blue Jays

254

Trevor Rosenthal

Cardinals

255

Derek Jeter

Yankees

256

Jose Quintana

White Sox

257

Michael Morse

Mariners

258

Rafael Betancourt

Rockies

259

Cody Ross

Diamondbacks

260

Joe Kelly

Cardinals

261

Paul Konerko

White Sox

262

Alcides Escobar

Royals

263

Danny Farquhar

Mariners

264

Chris Tillman

Orioles

265

Christian Yelich

Marlins

266

Will Venable

Padres

267

Pedro Strop

Cubs

268

Ian Kennedy

Padres

269

Carlos Quentin

Padres

270

Brian Dozier

Twins

271

Justin Smoak

Mariners

272

Brandon McCarthy

Diamondbacks

273

Carlos Ruiz

Phillies

274

Lorenzo Cain

Royals

275

Juan Francisco

Brewers

276

Andrew Cashner

Padres

277

Raul Ibanez

Mariners

278

Tommy Milone

Athletics

279

Ryan Raburn

Indians

280

David Robertson

Yankees

281

Josh Phegley

White Sox

282

Eric Stults

Padres

283

Rajai Davis

Blue Jays

284

Yonder Alonso

Padres

285

Jon Jay

Cardinals

286

Trevor Cahill

Diamondbacks

287

Mark Reynolds

Indians

288

Jake McGee

Rays

289

Dan Haren

Nationals

290

Matt Joyce

Rays

291

David Murphy

Rangers

292

Jurickson Profar

Rangers

293

Yoervis Medina

Mariners

294

Brandon Belt

Giants

295

Marlon Byrd

Mets

296

CC Sabathia

Yankees

297

Marco Scutaro

Giants

298

Darin Ruf

Phillies

299

Miguel Montero

Diamondbacks

300

Andy Pettitte

Yankees

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