2019 Fantasy Baseball: Week 2 Positional Rankings

Senior Fantasy Baseball Expert Shawn Childs hooks you up with a FREE preview of his Week 2 MLB positional rankings, exclusively at FullTime Fantasy Sports!

Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

1B | 2B | SS | 3B | C | OF | SP | RP

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First Basemen

1Cody Bellinger1B/OFLAD0.17
2Freddie Freeman1BATL0.13
3Joey Votto1BCIN0.09
4Anthony Rizzo1BCHC0.08
5Joey Gallo1B/OFTEX0.08
6Pete Alonso1BNYM0.06
7Miguel Cabrera1BDET0.06
8Paul Goldschmidt1BSTL0.05
9Jesus Aguilar1BMIL0.03
10Rhys Hoskins1B/OFPHI0.03
11Eric Hosmer1BSD0.01
12Nelson CruzDHMIN-0.01
13Ian Desmond1B/OFCOL-0.02
14Josh Bell1BPIT-0.04
15Edwin Encarnacion1BSEA-0.06
16Matt Carpenter1B/3BSTL-0.06
17Jose Abreu1BCWS-0.07
18Jurickson Profar1B/3B/SSOAK-0.07
19Trey Mancini1B/OFBAL-0.08
20Justin Smoak1BTOR-0.10
21Carlos Santana1BCLE-0.10
22Tyler White1BHOU-0.11
23Wilmer Flores1BARI-0.12
24Ji-Man ChoiDHTB-0.12
25Brandon Belt1BSF-0.13
26Yuli Gurriel1B/3BHOU-0.13
27Yonder Alonso1BCWS-0.14
28Justin Bour1BLAA-0.14
29Luke Voit1BNYY-0.15
30Ryon Healy1B/3BSEA-0.15



The development of *FullTimeScores* started with the theory around Average Player Scores. In today’s Fantasy Baseball market, it is extremely difficult to determine a baseball player’s value when drafting when you have multiple positions never mind multiple scoring categories. The average player theory is a way to compare players at similar positions. Once we have a baseline of the average player, we can determine which players have the biggest edge. The next step after establishing these scores at each position is then comparing the best option at other positions.

Each season the player pool changes. Some positions will have more depth and others will only have a couple of strong options. When a Fantasy owner is preparing to do his draft prep, he wants to find the hidden values at each position. By doing this, he can select the strongest options at the other positions early in the draft.

FullTime Fantasy Sports Sports has developed a way to determine each player’s value within each category relevant to their production. Hitters have five offensive categories (batting average, runs, home runs, RBI, and stolen bases). Pitchers also have five categories (wins, ERA, WHIP, strikeouts, and saves).


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Shawn Childs
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Shawn Childs has been a high stakes Fantasy baseball and football player since 2004 where he had success in his first season (three titles and $25,000 in winnings). In early years of the high stakes market in Fantasy baseball, he was ahead of the curve in player evaluation, draft value, and free agent bidding setting up four top-five finishes in the National Fantasy Baseball Championship. He has four AL-only Auction titles, one NL-only title, and five Main Event titles plus an overall title in 2012 at RTFBC (netted $10,000). This success led to an induction into the NFBC Baseball Hall of Fame. His success in the high stakes market led to a career in providing Fantasy Baseball and Fantasy Football content. On the football side, he’s competed and won in all different formats – auctions, draft championship, main events, and high-dollar leagues. He won 2nd place overall in the 2014 Most Accurate Salary Cap Expert contest at FantasyPros.As a dual-sport player, it was natural to transition to the daily games where he is a “swing for the fences type of guy.” Childs has appeared in one FanDuel NFL Live Final and one DraftKings NFL Live Final, a season-ending tournament which led to a couple of chances to win over $1,000,000.