2015 First Base Fantasy Baseball Rankings

RotoAce provides detailed fantasy baseball rankings broken into tiers, along with 2015 projections for all of the major statistical categories.

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2015 FANTASY BASEBALL FIRST BASE RANKINGS AND PROJECTIONS

TIER 1 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
1. Miguel Cabrera, Det 31 632 .315 94 31 105 1 .391 .552 .943 11.1 16.1
2. Paul Goldschmidt, Ari 27 647 .294 92 31 103 12 .389 .532 .921 13.2 22.4
3. Jose Abreu, ChW 28 633 .300 90 35 107 2 .371 .552 .923 8.8 20.9
4. Edwin Encarnacion, Tor 32 604 .269 87 35 102 3 .361 .515 .876 11.8 14.1
5. Anthony Rizzo, ChC 25 637 .278 90 33 96 5 .375 .522 .897 11.6 18.2
TIER 2 Age PA BA R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
6. Freddie Freeman, Atl 25 649 .291 84 23 81 2 .379 .482 .861 11.9 19.6
David Ortiz, Bos (DH) 39 595 .278 80 27 91 0 .368 .502 .870 12.4 16.1
7. Victor Martinez, Det 36 586 .306 72 20 86 1 .371 .481 .852 9.5 8.4
8. Adrian Gonzalez, LAD 32 651 .283 80 25 100 1 .341 .465 .806 8.2 16.7
9. Buster Posey, SF 28 605 .305 71 20 85 1 .371 .478 .849 9.3 12.4
10. Albert Pujols, LAA 36 618 .271 77 26 94 2 .331 .467 .798 7.8 11.9
11. Prince Fielder, Tex 30 601 .278 79 26 92 0 .376 .485 .861 12.6 14.9
12. Joey Votto, Cin 31 611 .289 86 20 82 3 .415 .481 .896 17.1 18.8
13. Chris Davis, Bal 29 602 .248 81 33 94 2 .333 .486 .819 10.4 31.1
14. Todd Frazier, Cin 29 621 .262 72 23 79 11 .326 .443 .769 7.8 21.2
15. Eric Hosmer, KC 25 647 .288 79 18 81 8 .342 .446 .788 8.2 15.7
TIER 3 Age PA BA R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
Chris Carter, Hou (DH) 28 605 .228 78 32 87 4 .315 .457 .772 10.7 31.2
16. Carlos Santana, Cle 28 641 .251 78 24 84 3 .369 .443 .812 15.5 18.2
17. Justin Morneau, Col 33 557 .294 66 19 80 0 .352 .483 .835 7.4 14.5
18. Adam LaRoche, ChW 35 592 .257 71 25 82 2 .346 .431 .777 13.1 21.1
19. Brandon Moss, Cle 31 559 .248 69 27 79 1 .333 .478 .811 10.1 27.1
20. Steve Pearce, Bal 31 571 .272 73 22 77 5 .353 .462 .815 9.9 19.1
21. Mark Trumbo, Ari 29 562 .245 68 28 82 2 .303 .462 .765 7.6 25.3
22. Brandon Belt, SF 25 550 .271 69 20 74 5 .351 .452 .803 9.8 22.9
TIER 4 Age PA BA R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
23. Matt Adams, StL 26 561 .274 61 20 76 1 .318 .459 .777 5.7 21.1
Kennys Vargas, Min (DH) 24 563 .259 67 22 76 0 .317 .448 .765 7.1 23.3
24. Mike Napoli, Bos 33 551 .249 71 22 78 1 .358 .451 .809 13.6 28.5
25. Lucas Duda, NYM 29 581 .244 66 23 75 2 .343 .436 .779 11.7 24.1
26. Adam Lind, Mil 31 523 .276 63 18 67 0 .344 .451 .795 8.9 17.9
27. Billy Butler, Oak 28 601 .275 68 15 72 0 .347 .411 .758 9.2 15.8
28. Joe Mauer, Min 30 580 .294 75 9 72 1 .381 .409 .790 11.5 17.5
29. C.J. Cron, LAA 25 570 .258 67 21 73 1 .304 .446 .750 4.4 20.1
30. Logan Morrison, Sea 27 576 .258 67 20 71 4 .331 .433 .762 9.1 16.1
31. Mark Teixeira, NYY 34 528 .231 62 22 68 1 .321 .411 .732 10.8 21.4
32. Michael Morse, Mia 33 501 .261 55 19 65 0 .318 .454 .772 6.2 24.5
TIER 5 Age PA BA R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
33. Kendrys Morales, KC 31 525 .265 58 15 65 0 .322 .422 .744 7.1 17.9
34. Ike Davis, Oak 28 529 .241 60 18 63 1 .348 .412 .760 13.8 21.2
35. Ryan Howard, Phi 35 551 .225 59 20 72 0 .311 .388 .699 9.6 29.5
36. Nick Swisher, Cle 34 498 .237 57 16 57 0 .324 .394 .718 10.9 24.7
37. Justin Smoak, Tor 28 458 .241 55 17 60 0 .333 .412 .745 10.9 22.3
TIER 6 Age PA BA R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
38. James Loney, TB 30 600 .282 58 11 65 3 .335 .387 .722 7.1 12.8
39. Allen Craig, Bos 30 389 .275 45 10 48 1 .333 .426 .759 7.1 20.8
40. Mitch Moreland, Tex 29 458 .248 49 15 53 0 .308 .411 .719 7.8 22.5
41. Jon Singleton, Hou 23 480 .221 56 18 55 4 .325 .394 .719 13.3 31.8
42. Yonder Alonso, SD 27 411 .267 43 10 46 5 .333 .404 .737 8.5 13.8
43. Yasmani Grandal, LAD 26 422 .241 44 12 47 1 .341 .398 .739 12.5 22.8
44. Stephen Vogt, Oak 30 472 .264 47 11 50 1 .312 .401 .713 6.4 14.4
45. Garrett Jones, NYY 33 384 .251 41 13 45 0 .308 .426 .734 7.5 22.1
46. Kyle Blanks, Tex 28 268 .251 31 10 32 0 .323 .424 .747 9.2 24.9
47. Darin Ruf, Phi 28 241 .251 28 10 31 0 .332 .424 .756 9.4 28.4
48. Christian Walker, Bal 24 201 .247 22 7 25 0 .301 .403 .704 6.6 25.1
49. Mark Canha, Oak 26 233 .242 25 6 25 1 .307 .382 .689 7.6 23.1
50. Corey Hart, Pit 33 207 .249 24 7 25 1 .311 .416 .727 6.8 22.4
OTHERS

Jesus Aguilar, Cle; John Mayberry Jr., NYM; Tommy Medica, SD; Jesus Montero, Sea (DH); Mark Reynolds, SL; Juan Francisco, TB; Mike Carp, Was; Tyler Moore, Was