TMS Fantasy Baseball Rankings '08

Back by popular demand, it's my positional fantasy rankings. I've been working feverishly in my nerd cave and now have the first draft ready to go.

I will be updating this throughout Spring Training. Check back often.

LAST UPDATED: Mar. 10

CATCHER
1. Victor Martinez, CLE
2. Russell Martin, LAD
3. Joe Mauer, MIN
4. Brian McCann, ATL
5. Jorge Posada, NYY
6. Kenji Johjima, SEA
7. Ivan Rodriguez, DET
8. Bengie Molina, SF
9. Jason Varitek, BOS
10. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, TEX
11. Ramon Hernandez, BAL
12. Geovany Soto, CHC
13. A.J. Pierzynski, CHW
14. Mike Napoli, ANA
15. Carlos Ruiz, PHI
16. Ronny Paulino, PIT
17. J.R. Towles, HOU
18. Kurt Suzuki, OAK
19. John Buck, KC
20. Ryan Doumit, PIT
21. Paul Lo Duca, WAS
22. Chris Snyder, ARI
23. Josh Bard, SD
24. Dioner Navarro, TB
25. Yorvit Torrealba, COL
26. Yadier Molina, STL
27. Jason Kendall, MIL
28. Michael Barrett, SD
29. David Ross, CIN
30. Gregg Zaun, TB


FIRST BASE
1. Albert Pujols, STL
2. Ryan Howard, PHI
3. David Ortiz, BOS
4. Prince Fielder, MIL
5. Mark Teixeira, ATL
6. Lance Berkman, HOU
7. Justin Morneau, MIN
8. Derrek Lee, CHC
9. Garrett Atkins, COL
10. Travis Hafner, CLE
11. Victor Martinez, CLE
12. Carlos Guillen, DET
13. Adrian Gonzalez, SD
14. Carlos Pena, TB
15. Paul Konerko, CHW
16. Nick Swisher, CHW
17. Todd Helton, COL
18. Alex Gordon, KC
19. James Loney, LAD
20. Adam LaRoche, PIT
21. Carlos Delgado, NYM
22. Kevin Youkilis, BOS
23. Ryan Garko, CLE
24. Conor Jackson, ARI
25. Billy Butler, KC
26. Ty Wigginton, HOU
27. Casey Kotchman, ANA
28. Lyle Overbay, TOR
29. Joey Votto, CIN
30. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, TEX


SECOND BASE
1. Chase Utley, PHI
2. Brandon Phillips, CIN
3. B.J. Upton, TB
4. Robinson Cano, NYY
5. Chone Figgins, ANA
6. Brian Roberts, BAL
7. Ian Kinsler, TEX
8. Rickie Weeks, MIL
9. Dan Uggla, FLA
10. Howie Kendrick, ANA
11. Placido Polanco, DET
12. Jeff Kent, LAD
13. Kelly Johnson, ATL
14. Dustin Pedroia, BOS
15. Aaron Hill, TOR
16. Orlando Hudson, ARI
17. Freddy Sanchez, PIT
18. Ty Wigginton, HOU
19. Yunel Escobar, ATL
20. Luis Castillo, NYM
21. Ryan Theriot, CHC
22. Kaz Matsui, HOU
23. Mark Ellis, OAK
24. Felipe Lopez, WAS
25. Asdrubal Cabrera, CLE
26. Tadahito Iguchi, SD
27. Jose Lopez, SEA
28. Mark DeRosa, CHC
29. Brendan Harris, MIN
30. Ray Durham, SF


THIRD BASE
1. Alex Rodriguez, NYY
2. David Wright, NYM
3. Miguel Cabrera, DET
4. Ryan Braun, MIL
5. Aramis Ramirez, CHC
6. Garrett Atkins, COL
7. Chone Figgins, ANA
8. Chipper Jones, ATL
9. Ryan Zimmerman, WAS
10. Adrian Beltre, SEA
11. Mike Lowell, BOS
12. Alex Gordon, KC
13. Edwin Encarnacion, CIN
14. Kevin Youkilis, BOS
15. Hank Blalock, TEX
16. Troy Glaus, STL
17. Kevin Kouzmanoff, SD
18. Ty Wigginton, HOU
19. Josh Fields, CHW
20. Yunel Escobar, ATL
21. Scott Rolen, TOR
22. Evan Longoria, TB
23. Melvin Mora, BAL
24. Akinori Iwamura, TB
25. Eric Chavez, OAK
26. Casey Blake, CLE
27. Mark Reynolds, ARI
28. Pedro Feliz, PHI
29. Aubrey Huff, BAL
30. Chad Tracy, ARI


SHORTSTOP
1. Hanley Ramirez, FLA
2. Jose Reyes, NYM
3. Jimmy Rollins, PHI
4. Derek Jeter, NYY
5. Troy Tulowitzki, COL
6. Carlos Guillen, DET
7. Miguel Tejada, HOU
8. Michael Young, TEX
9. Rafael Furcal, LAD
10. Orlando Cabrera, CHW
11. Edgar Renteria, DET
12. Jhonny Peralta, CLE
13. Khalil Greene, SD
14. J.J. Hardy, MIL
15. Julio Lugo, BOS
16. Stephen Drew, ARI
17. Yunel Escobar, ATL
18. Ryan Theriot, CHC
19. Felipe Lopez, WAS
20. Jason Bartlett, TB
21. Yuniesky Betancourt, SEA
22. Brendan Harris, MIN
23. David Eckstein, TOR
24. Bobby Crosby, OAK
25. Jack Wilson, PIT
26. Alex Gonzalez, CIN
27. Omar Vizquel, SF
28. Erick Aybar, ANA
29. Juan Uribe, CHW
30. Nick Punto, MIN


OUTFIELD
1. Matt Holliday, COL
2. Carl Crawford, TB
3. Grady Sizemore, CLE
4. Alfonso Soriano, CHC
5. Vladimir Guerrero, ANA
6. Carlos Beltran, NYM
7. Ichiro Suzuki, SEA
8. Carlos Lee, HOU
9. Alex Rios, TOR
10. Lance Berkman, HOU
11. B.J. Upton, TB
12. Magglio Ordonez, DET
13. Curtis Granderson, DET
14. Nick Markakis, BAL
15. Eric Byrnes, ARI
16. Manny Ramirez, BOS
17. Bobby Abreu, NYY
18. Chone Figgins, ANA
19. Corey Hart, MIL
20. Adam Dunn, CIN
21. Hunter Pence, HOU
22. Chris Young, ARI
23. Torii Hunter, ANA
24. Vernon Wells, TOR
25. Gary Sheffield, DET
26. Delmon Young, TB
27. Hideki Matsui, NYY
28. Jeff Francoeur, ATL
29. Nick Swisher, CHW
30. Jason Bay, PIT
31. Brad Hawpe, COL
32. Matt Kemp, LAD
33. Shane Victorino, PHI
34. Juan Pierre, LAD
35. Johnny Damon, NYY
36. Andruw Jones, LAD
37. Jermaine Dye, CHW
38. Raul Ibanez, SEA
39. Josh Hamilton, TEX
40. Willy Taveras, COL
41. Jeremy Hermida, FLA
42. Aaron Rowand, SF
43. Jacoby Ellsbury, BOS
44. Pat Burrell, PHI
45. Kosuke Fukudome, CHC
46. Michael Cuddyer, MIN
47. Ken Griffey Jr., CIN
48. Josh Willingham, FLA
49. Jose Guillen, KC
50. Michael Bourn, HOU
51. Chris Duncan, STL
52. Mark Teahen, KC
53. Billy Butler, KC
54. J.D. Drew, BOS
55. Rick Ankiel, STL
56. Justin Upton, ARI
57. Gary Matthews Jr., ANA
58. Jay Bruce, CIN
59. Josh Fields, CHW
60. Austin Kearns, CIN


STARTING PITCHER
1. Johan Santana, NYM
2. Jake Peavy, SD
3. Brandon Webb, ARI
4. C.C. Sabathia, CLE
5. Erik Bedard, SEA
6. Josh Beckett, BOS
7. Justin Verlander, DET
8. Cole Hamels, PHI
9. John Lackey, ANA
10. Dan Haren, ARI
11. Aaron Harang, CIN
12. John Smoltz, ATL
13. Roy Oswalt, HOU
14. Scott Kazmir, TB
15. Roy Halladay, TOR
16. Felix Hernandez, SEA
17. Carlos Zambrano, CHC
18. Chris Young, SD
19. Fausto Carmona, CLE
20. Daisuke Matsuzaka, BOS
21. Javier Vazquez, CHW
22. James Shields, TB
23. Rich Hill, CHC
24. Matt Cain, SF
25. Tim Lincecum, SF
26. Brett Myers, PHI
27. A.J. Burnett, TOR
28. Ben Sheets, MIL
29. Francisco Liriano, MIN
30. Yovani Gallardo, MIL
31. Tim Hudson, ATL
32. John Maine, NYM
33. Kelvim Escobar, ANA
34. Pedro Martinez, NYM
35. Chien-Ming Wang, NYY
36. Chad Billingsley, LAD
37. Brad Penny, LAD
38. Ted Lilly, CHC
39. Ian Snell, PIT
40. Joba Chamberlain, NYY
41. Jered Weaver, ANA
42. Jeff Francis, COL
43. Derek Lowe, LAD
44. Jeremy Bonderman, DET
45. Adam Wainwright, STL
46. Dustin McGowan, TOR
47. Joe Blanton, OAK
48. Oliver Perez, NYM
49. Phil Hughes, NYY
50. Bronson Arroyo, CIN
51. Tom Gorzelanny, PIT
52. Clay Buchholz, BOS
53. Andy Pettitte, NYY
54. Mark Buehrle, CHW
55. Zack Greinke, KC
56. Gil Meche, KC
57. Rich Harden, OAK
58. Greg Maddux, SD
59. Barry Zito, SF
60. Dontrelle Willis, DET


RELIEF PITCHER
1. J.J. Putz, SEA
2. Jonathan Papelbon, BOS
3. Joe Nathan, MIN
4. Francisco Rodriguez, ANA
5. Takashi Saito, LAD
6. Mariano Rivera, NYY
7. Billy Wagner, NYM
8. Bobby Jenks, CHW
9. Jose Valverde, HOU
10. Huston Street, OAK
11. Francisco Cordero, CIN
12. Rafael Soriano, ATL
13. Matt Capps, PIT
14. Jason Isringhausen, STL
15. Trevor Hoffman, SD
16. Manny Corpas, COL
17. Joakim Soria, KC
18. Brad Lidge, PHI
19. Chad Cordero, WAS
20. Carlos Marmol, CHC
21. Kevin Gregg, FLA
22. B.J. Ryan, TOR
23. Joe Borowski, CLE
24. Todd Jones, DET
25. Eric Gagne, MIL
26. Jonathan Broxton, LAD
27. Troy Percival, TB
28. Brian Wilson, SF
29. Rafael Betancourt, CLE
30. Brandon Lyon, ARI
31.
Pat Neshek, MIN
32.
C.J. Wilson, TEX
33.
Bob Howry, CHC
34.
Jeremy Accardo, TOR
35.
Tony Pena, ARI
36.
Heath Bell, SD
37.
George Sherrill, BAL
38.
Kerry Wood, CHC
39.
Joaquin Benoit, TEX
40.
Scot Shields, ANA

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