Top 100 Right Now: Summary

Well, at least we got this done by the All-Star Break…  Looking back on the list, there are already a ton of mistakes, but that’s how these go.  Here is the full list:

1 Evan Longoria 35 Kevin Youkilis 68 Brett Gardner
2 Troy Tulowitzki 36 Cole Hamels 69 Jonathan Papelbon
3 Joey Votto 37 Jon Lester 70 John Axford
4 Miguel Cabrera 38 Giancarlo Stanton 71 Desmond Jennings
5 Roy Halladay 39 Tim Lincecum 72 Doug Fister
6 Justin Verlander 40 Matt Cain 73 Chase Utley
7 Jose Bautista 41 Jered Weaver 74 Chris Carpenter
8 Albert Pujols 42 Brandon Phillips 75 Alex Gordon
9 Dustin Pedroia 43 Carlos Gonzalez 76 Yadier Molina
10 Matt Kemp 44 Shane Victorino 77 Mat Latos
11 Cliff Lee 45 Joe Mauer 78 Howie Kendrick
12 Adrian Gonzalez 46 Brett Lawrie 79 Jay Bruce
13 Ryan Braun 47 Alex Rodriguez 80 Joel Hanrahan
14 Robinson Cano 48 Matt Wieters 81 Anibal Sanchez
15 CC Sabathia 49 Hunter Pence 82 Matt Garza
16 Felix Hernandez 50 Hanley Ramirez 83 Buster Posey
17 Justin Upton 51 Adam Wainwright 84 Alexei Ramirez
18 Clayton Kershaw 52 Mike Napoli 85 Gavin Floyd
19 Ben Zobrist 53 Madison Bumgarner 86 David Wright
20 Ryan Zimmerman 54 James Shields 87 John Danks
21 Andrew McCutchen 55 Mariano Rivera 88 Carlos Beltran
22 Matt Holliday 56 David Price 89 Josh Beckett
23 Ian Kinsler 57 Jose Reyes 90 Corey Hart
24 Dan Haren 58 C.J. Wilson 91 Yunel Escobar
25 Adrian Beltre 59 Yovani Gallardo 92 Ubaldo Jimenez
26 Prince Fielder 60 Carlos Santana 93 Lance Berkman
27 Curtis Granderson 61 Craig Kimbrel 94 Miguel Montero
28 Zack Greinke 62 Rickie Weeks 95 Jayson Werth
29 Pablo Sandoval 63 Mark Teixeira 96 B.J. Upton
30 Josh Hamilton 64 Matt Moore 97 Nelson Cruz
31 Stephen Strasburg 65 Sean Marshall 98 Nick Swisher
32 Brian McCann 66 Justin Masterson 99 Gio Gonzalez
33 Josh Johnson 67 Daniel Hudson T100 Jordan Zimmermann
34 Jacoby Ellsbury T100 Michael Bourn

Here is the team breakdown:

ARI – 3 HOU – 0 PHI – 7
ATL – 3 KCR – 1 PIT – 2
BAL – 1 LAA – 5 SDP – 0
BOS – 5 LAD – 2 SEA – 1
CHC – 1 MIA – 5 SFG – 5
CHW – 4 MIL – 6 STL – 6
CIN – 5 MIN – 1 TBR – 7
CLE – 3 NYM – 1 TEX – 5
COL – 2 NYY – 8 TOR – 3
DET – 4 OAK – 0 WSN – 5

Here is the position breakdown:

C – 8 LF – 6
1B – 6 CF – 8
2B – 8 RF – 10
SS – 5 SP – 35
3B – 9 RP – 6

Here is the age breakdown:

22 – 3 30 – 8
23 – 2 31 – 12
24 – 4 32 – 4
25 – 6 33 – 5
26 – 9 35 – 2
27 – 7 36 – 2
28 – 20 37 – 1
29 – 15 42 – 1

I will leave it to you to find interesting tidbits among the tables.  Feel free to comment on any missed or horribly-placed player, along with any trend you see in teams, positions, and ages.

Top 100 Right Now: #5-1

We have finally hit the end, showing the Top 5 players in the game.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  After this post, there will be one last wrap-up post, showing how many players are on each team, position, and age.  As a (not-so) quick refresher, here are 100-6: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now: #10-6

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 10 through 6 today. You can find the explanation and origin of our list here. Since we are only doing five players a post, we will be going even further in-depth. Alex will talk about the player’s past, while I will find comps for each player, trying to show how he projects in the future. As a quick refresher, here are 100-11: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now: #15-11

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 15 through 11 today. You can find the explanation and origin of our list here. Since we are only doing five players a post, we will be going even further in-depth. Alex will talk about the player’s past, while I will find comps for each player, trying to show how he projects in the future. As a quick refresher, here are 100-16: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#20-16)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 20 through 16 today. You can find the explanation and origin of our list here. Since we are only doing five players a post, we will be going even further in-depth. Alex will talk about the player’s past, while I will find comps for each player, trying to show how he projects in the future. As a quick refresher, here are 100-21: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#30-21)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 30 through 21 today.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  We are now expanding a bit more on each player, with Alex giving his current state and strengths, while I show weaknesses and hidden strengths.  As a quick refresher, here are 100-31: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#40-31)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 40 through 31 today.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  We are now expanding a bit more on each player, with Alex giving his current state and strengths, while I show weaknesses and hidden strengths.  As a quick refresher, here are 100-41: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#50-41)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 50 through 41 today.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  We will now expand a bit more on each player, with Alex giving his current state and strengths, while I will show weaknesses and hidden strengths.  As a quick refresher, here are 100-51: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#60-51)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 60 through 51 today.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  As a quick refresher, here are 100-61: Continue reading

Top 100 Right Now (#70-61)

Continuing our countdown of the top 100 players in the majors, we hit numbers 70 through 61 today.  You can find the explanation and origin of our list here.  As a quick refresher, here are 100-71: Continue reading