Tuesday, October 4 2022

It wasn’t easy getting here, but the start fo the 2022 MLB regular season is finally in sight. Spring training camps — filled with major league players — are underway, which means fantasy baseball draft season is officially here.

There has already been a flurry of free-agent signings and trades since a new collective bargaining agreement was signed and the lockout was lifted. How have all these moves impacted fantasy fortunes? And when will be the next major deal be announced?

LOCKOUT IMPACT: What makes the 2022 season different for fantasy managers

USA TODAY Sports’ annual fantasy baseball preview hits store shelves March 15, but with so much going on we’ll try and keep up with all the new developments right here online.

Yankees ace Gerrit Cole is one of five different cover subjects in USA TODAY's fantasy baseball preview issue, on sale through April 4.Yankees ace Gerrit Cole is one of five different cover subjects in USA TODAY's fantasy baseball preview issue, on sale through April 4.

Yankees ace Gerrit Cole is one of five different cover subjects in USA TODAY’s fantasy baseball preview issue, on sale through April 4.

Here is our latest up-to-date list of this season’s top 200 overall players in fantasy baseball.

Rank Player Pos

1. Trea Turner, Dodgers SS/2B

2. Jose Ramirez, Guardians 3B

3. Juan Soto, Nationals OF

4. Bo Bichette, Blue Jays SS

5. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Blue Jays 1B

6. Bryce Harper, Phillies OF

7. Kyle Tucker, Astros OF

8. Corbin Burnes, Brewers SP

9. Gerrit Cole, Yankees SP

10. Luis Robert, White Sox OF

11. Rafael Devers, Red Sox 3B

12. Freddie Freeman, free agent 1B

13. Ozzie Albies, Braves 2B

14. Walker Buehler, Dodgers SP

15. Mookie Betts, Dodgers OF

16. Mike Trout, Angels OF

17. Max Scherzer, Mets SP

18. Ronald Acuña Jr., Braves OF

19. Shohei Ohtani, Angels DH/SP

20. Starling Marte, Mets OF

21. Brandon Woodruff, Brewers SP

22. Jacob deGrom, Mets SP

23. Whit Merrifield, Royals 2B/OF

24. Tim Anderson, White Sox SS

25. Manny Machado, Padres 3B

26. Xander Bogaerts, Red Sox SS

27. Zack Wheeler, Phillies SP

28. Yordan Alvarez, Astros OF

29. Shane Bieber, Guardians SP

30. Aaron Judge, Yankees OF

31. Lucas Giolito, White Sox SP

32. Aaron Nola, Phillies SP

33. Teoscar Hernandez, Blue Jays OF

34. Julio Urias, Dodgers SP

35. Cedric Mullins, Orioles OF

36. Salvador Perez, Royals C

37. Marcus Semien, Rangers SS/2B

38. Matt Olson, Braves 1B

39. George Springer, Blue Jays OF

40. Sandy Alcantara, Marlins SP

41. Wander Franco, Rays SS

42. Liam Hendriks, White Sox RP

43. Pete Alonso, Mets 1B

44. J.T. Realmuto, Phillies C

45. Josh Hader, Brewers RP

46. Paul Goldschmidt, Cardinals 1B

47. Tyler O’Neill, Cardinals OF

48. Byron Buxton, Twins OF

49. Freddy Peralta, Brewers SP

50. Raisel Iglesias, Angels RP

Rank Player Pos

51. Corey Seager, Rangers SS

52. Jose Altuve, Astros 2B

53. Edwin Diaz, Mets RP

54. Carlos Correa, free agent SS

55. Trevor Story, free agent SS

56. Will Smith, Dodgers C

57. Emmanuel Clase, Guardians RP

58. Francisco Lindor, Mets SS

59. Logan Webb, Giants SP

60. Randy Arozarena, Rays OF

61. Austin Riley, Braves 3B

62. Ketel Marte, Diamondbacks 2B/OF

63. Kevin Gausman, Blue Jays SP

64. Nolan Arenado, Cardinals 3B

65. Javier Baez, Tigers 2B/SS

66. Chris Sale, Red Sox SP

67. Jose Berrios, Blue Jays SP

68. Adalberto Mondesi, Royals 3B

69. Luis Castillo, Reds SP

70. Eloy Jimenez, White Sox OF

71. Robbie Ray, Mariners SP

72. Jack Flaherty, Cardinals SP

73. Jose Abreu, White Sox 1B

74. J.D. Martinez, Red Sox OF

75. Lance Lynn, White Sox SP

76. Frankie Montas, A’s SP

77. Max Fried, Braves SP

78. Joe Musgrove, Padres SP

79. Ryan Pressly, Astros RP

80. Nick Castellanos, free agent OF

81. Alex Bregman, Astros 3B

82. Dylan Cease, White Sox SP

83. Trevor Rogers, Marlins SP

84. Giancarlo Stanton, Yankees OF

85. Alek Manoah, Blue Jays SP

86. Jazz Chisholm, Marlins 2B/SS

87. Tommy Edman, Cardinals 2B/OF

88. Brandon Lowe, Rays 2B

89. Jared Walsh, Angels 1B

90. Yasmani Grandal, White Sox C

91. Cody Bellinger, Dodgers OF

92. Jordan Romano, Blue Jays RP

93. Yu Darvish, Padres SP

94. Kris Bryant, free agent 3B/OF

95. Jesse Winker, Mariners OF

96. Daulton Varsho, Diamondbacks C/OF

97. Jonathan India, Reds 2B

98. Kenley Jansen, free agent RP

99. Bryan Reynolds, Pirates OF

100. Will Smith, Braves RP

Rank Player Pos

101. Jorge Polanco, Twins 2B/SS

102. Mitch Haniger, Mariners OF

103. Anthony Rendon, Angels 3B

104. Shane McClanahan, Rays SP

105. Blake Snell, Padres SP

106. Willson Contreras, Cubs C

107. DJ LeMahieu, Yankees 1B/2B/3B

108. Justin Verlander, Astros SP

109. Franmil Reyes, Guardians DH

110. Charlie Morton, Braves SP

111. Aroldis Chapman, Yankees RP

112. Yoan Moncada, White Sox 3B

113. Dansby Swanson, Braves SS

114. Ian Anderson, Braves SP

115. Christian Yelich, Brewers OF

116. Ryan Mountcastle, Orioles 1B/OF

117. Bobby Witt Jr., Royals SS

118. Josh Bell, Nationals 1B

119. Willy Adames, Brewers SS

120. Tyler Stephenson, Reds C/1B

121. Geovanny Gallegos, Cardinals RP

122. Chris Bassitt, Mets SP

123. Jarred Kelenic, Mariners OF

124. Jake Cronenworth, Padres 1B/2B/SS

125. Pablo Lopez, Marlins SP

126. Alex Verdugo, Red Sox OF

127. Nathan Eovaldi, Red Sox SP

128. Trent Grisham, Padres OF

129. Sean Manaea, A’s SP

130. C.J. Cron, Rockies 1B

131. Tyler Mahle, Reds SP

132. Dylan Carlson, Cardinals OF

133. Kyle Schwarber, free agent OF

134. Myles Straw, Guardians OF

135. Fernando Tatis Jr., Padres SS/OF

136. Craig Kimbrel, White Sox RP

137. Max Muncy, Dodgers 1B/2B

138. Rhys Hoskins, Phillies 1B

139. Lourdes Gurriel, Blue Jays OF

140. Ke’Bryan Hayes, Pirates 3B

141. Marcus Stroman, Cubs SP

142. Austin Meadows, Rays OF

143. Sonny Gray, Twins SP

144. Avisail Garcia, Marlins OF

145. Ty France, Mariners 1B/2B

146. Chris Taylor, Dodgers 2B/SS/OF

147. Eduardo Rodriguez, Tigers SP

148. Shane Baz, Rays SP

149. Framber Valdez, Astros SP

150. Logan Gilbert, Mariners SP

Rank Player Pos

151. Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers SP

152. Blake Treinen, Dodgers RP

153. Joey Gallo, Yankees OF

154. Amed Rosario, Guardians SS

155. Adolis Garcia, Rangers OF

156. Akil Baddoo, Tigers OF

157. Kolten Wong, Brewers 2B

158. Justin Turner, Dodgers 3B

159. Gleyber Torrres, Yankees SS

160. Brendan Rodgers, Rockies 2B/SS

161. Michael Brantley, Astros OF

162. Nelson Cruz, Nationals DH

163. Jose Urquidy, Astros SP164. Seiya Suzuki, free agent OF

165. Matt Chapman, A’s 3B

166. Scott Barlow, Royals RP

167. Michael Conforto, free agent OF

168. Anthony Rizzo, free agent 1B

169. Ian Happ, Cubs OF

170. Eddie Rosario, free agent OF

171. Keibert Ruiz, Nationals C

172. John Means, Orioles SP

173. Carlos Rodon, Giants SP

174. Luis Urias, Brewers 2B/SS/3B

175. Andrew Benintendi, Royals OF

176. Joe Ryan, Twins SP

177. Camilo Doval, Giants RP

178. Trey Mancini, Orioles 1B

179. Hyun-Jin Ryu, Blue Jays SP

180. Luis Garcia, Astros SP

181. Zac Gallen, Diamondbacks SP

182. Mark Melancon, Diamondbacks RP

183. Ryan McMahon, Rockies 1B/2B/3B

184. Ranger Suarez, Phillies SP

185. David Bednar, Pirates RP

186. Yuli Gurriel, Astros 1B

187. Anthony DeSclafani, Giants SP

188. Jeimer Candelario, Tigers 3B

189. Joey Votto, Reds 1B

190. Michael Kopech, White Sox SP

191. Dylan Floro, Marlins RP

192. Alex Kirilloff, Twins 1B/OF

193. Adam Wainwright, Cardinals SP

194. Mitch Garver, Rangers C

195. Jordan Montgomery, Yankees SP

196. Corey Knebel, Phillies RP

197. Jean Segura, Phillies 2B

198. Taylor Rogers, Twins RP

199. Josh Donaldson, Yankees 3B

200. Mike Clevinger, Padres SP

This page will be updated periodically as news warrants

Follow Steve Gardner on Twitter @SteveAGardner

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Fantasy baseball: Top 200 overall player rankings for 2022 MLB season

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