Catcher Fantasy Baseball Rankings for 2018

RotoAce provides detailed catcher fantasy baseball rankings, broken into tiers, along with 2018 projections for all of the major statistical categories.

2018 FANTASY BASEBALL CATCHER RANKINGS AND PROJECTIONS

TIER 1 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
1. Gary Sanchez, NYY 25 539 .274 83 32 94 3 .344 .526 .870 8.6 21.4
2. Buster Posey, SF 31 579 .305 69 16 75 4 .383 .463 .846 10.8 11.4
3. Willson Contreras, ChC 25 551 .278 73 22 82 5 .359 .474 .833 10.3 20.7
TIER 2 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
4. Evan Gattis, Hou 31 522 .258 71 29 85 0 .311 .492 .803 6.5 20.4
5. J.T. Realmuto, Mia 27 562 .282 67 15 62 7 .332 .436 .768 6.2 17.5
6. Salvador Perez, KC 27 544 .266 65 24 75 1 .301 .463 .764 4.0 19.1
7. Yadier Molina, SL 35 534 .277 55 12 60 5 .323 .415 .738 6.0 13.2
TIER 3 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
8. Mike Zunino, Sea 27 488 .231 65 25 70 0 .311 .459 .770 8.7 32.3
9. Wilson Ramos, TB 30 468 .263 52 19 61 0 .301 .434 .735 5.9 17.5
10. Stephen Vogt, Mil 33 502 .257 55 18 62 0 .319 .443 .762 7.9 18.9
11. Jonathan Lucroy, FA 31 474 .269 56 12 61 2 .348 .421 .769 9.5 14.8
12. Austin Barnes, LAD 28 401 .269 50 10 52 5 .364 .413 .777 12.1 17.6
13. Brian McCann, Hou 34 436 .239 55 19 60 0 .321 .429 .750 9.5 18.1
14. Welington Castillo,ChW 30 373 .255 42 16 48 0 .311 .433 .744 7.5 26.7
15. Robinson Chirinos, Tex 32 412 .232 51 18 53 1 .315 .432 .747 9.2 25.9
16. Russell Martin, Tor 35 462 .232 55 16 55 2 .338 .408 .746 12.2 23.5
TIER 4 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
17. Chris Iannetta, Col 34 341 .255 42 14 44 0 .353 .455 .808 12.1 25.2
18. Tyler Flowers, Atl 32 398 .262 42 12 48 0 .346 .409 .755 8.6 24.5
19. Travis d’Arnaud, NYM 29 375 .257 41 13 47 0 .317 .428 .745 7.5 17.2
20. Yasmani Grandal, LAD 29 338 .234 41 15 46 0 .322 .437 .759 11.4 25.6
21. Christian Vazquez, Bos 27 427 .277 51 7 48 6 .328 .399 .727 6.2 18.6
22. Austin Hedges, SD 25 426 .231 40 16 49 3 .277 .404 .681 5.5 24.6
23. Tucker Barnhart, Cin 27 438 .262 40 7 44 3 .338 .380 .718 9.8 16.4
24. James McCann, Det 26 416 .248 42 12 47 0 .302 .396 .698 6.2 24.1
25. Jason Castro, Min 29 417 .232 47 12 49 0 .315 .388 .703 10.3 27.9
TIER 5 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
26. Bruce Maxwell, Oak 27 398 .249 40 8 39 0 .322 .369 .691 9.4 21.3
27. Chance Sisco, Bal 23 315 .259 35 7 32 2 .325 .392 .717 8.2 24.2
28. Francisco Cervelli, Pit 32 373 .266 37 5 37 2 .355 .377 .732 11.1 20.2
29. Martin Maldonado, LAA 31 376 .224 40 11 39 0 .293 .360 .653 6.7 24.8
30. Matt Wieters, Was 31 354 .242 35 10 38 0 .300 .383 .683 7.3 20.2
31. Alex Avila, Ari 30 319 .225 35 10 35 0 .350 .387 .737 15.7 32.4
32. Devin Mesoraco, Cin 29 246 .231 27 10 30 1 .316 .423 .739 9.8 22.7
33. Kurt Suzuki, Atl 33 276 .255 27 8 32 0 .313 .409 .722 6.3 14.5
34. Caleb Joseph, Bal 31 305 .237 32 8 33 0 .287 .384 .671 5.8 23.4
35. Cameron Rupp, Phi 29 265 .224 27 10 31 1 .295 .401 .696 8.4 29.5
36. Jorge Alfaro, Phi 24 276 .234 25 8 30 0 .278 .384 .662 4.5 30.9
37. Chris Herrmann, Ari 30 247 .227 25 7 27 4 .302 .385 .687 9.1 26.4
38. Francisco Mejia, Cle 22 168 .264 19 4 20 2 .309 .413 .722 5.5 17.8
TIER 6 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
39. Roberto Perez, Cle 29 303 .228 35 8 33 0 .319 .384 .703 11.3 27.3
40. Yan Gomes, Cle 30 245 .233 27 9 30 0 .289 .409 .698 5.9 26.2
41. Manny Pina, Mil 30 248 .251 24 6 26 1 .307 .389 .696 6.5 20.5
42. John Hicks, Det 28 227 .250 22 5 25 3 .293 .389 .682 5.2 25.3
43. Carson Kelly, SL 23 231 .253 24 5 26 0 .315 .384 .699 7.6 16.3
44. Kevin Plawecki, NYM 27 216 .248 20 5 23 0 .311 .385 .696 7.3 18.1
45. Miguel Montero, Was 33 207 .226 25 5 27 0 .316 .381 .697 10.8 24.1
46. Tom Murphy, Col 26 154 .239 17 6 20 0 .291 .431 .722 6.1 31.4
47. Sandy Leon, Bos 29 182 .234 19 4 19 0 .301 .358 .659 8.1 24.1
48. Andrew Knapp, Phi 25 123 .241 12 3 13 0 .319 .374 .693 9.8 26.8
49. Omar Navarez, ChW 26 153 .257 15 2 13 0 .337 .352 .689 10.3 15.1
50. Elias Diaz, Pit 27 185 .263 16 2 18 1 .307 .367 .674 5.6 18.0
51. Tony Wolters, Col 25 153 .246 14 2 14 0 .325 .352 .677 9.7 22.4
52. Jeff Mathis, Ari 35 239 .221 22 5 25 0 .276 .350 .625 6.3 28.1