Votto second-ranked at 1B
From MLB Network:
Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto was ranked second on MLB Network’s Top 10 First Basemen Right Now! program last night. Votto finished one spot ahead of the Detroit Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera, and one spot behind the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt.
Taking into account a number of offensive and defensive metrics, both advanced and traditional, plus projections for the upcoming season, MLB Network’s Top 10 Right Now! series ranks the top players at each position heading into the 2016 season.
An embeddable video recap of the complete ranking, listed below, can be seen here:
Top 10 First Basemen Right Now!
1. Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks
2. Joey Votto, Cincinnati Reds
3. Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers
4. Anthony Rizzo, Chicago Cubs
5. Edwin Encarnacion, Toronto Blue Jays
6. Jose Abreu, Chicago White Sox
7. Adrian Gonzalez, Los Angeles Dodgers
8. Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves
9. Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles
10. Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants