Rank 'Em: Best Shortstops

Created: May 19, 2010, 10:14 AM

Where does Hanley Ramirez rank?

Who are baseball's best shortstops?

Hanley Ramirez is in the national spotlight for all the wrong reasons at the moment, but the young Marlins star also earned his $70 million contract by flashing some serious skills at the plate and in the field. With only Derek Jeter remaining at the position from the glory days of Jeter, Alex Rodriguez and Nomar Garciaparra, a new wave of shortstops are trying to claim supremacy in the middle of the infield.

From new faces like Elvis Andrus and Stephen Drew to familiar names like Derek Jeter and Jimmy Rollins, size up the shortstops below and rank away!

  • Texas Rangers
  • Tampa Bay Rays
  • Arizona Diamondbacks
  • Atlanta Braves
  • Los Angeles Dodgers
  • New York Yankees
  • Florida Marlins
  • New York Mets
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Colorado Rockies