2011 MLB Player Values: First Base

2011 MLB Player Values: First Base

Below is a look at 2011 player values and basic projections (BA, HR, RBI, R, SB) for first baseman.   We will continue to update our 2011 spreadsheet in preparation for your 2011 draft as we  go position-by-position.  The sheet provides a helpful tool for navigating through the players at your draft and we will update it throughout Spring Training.

Here are the top 30 first baseman and the updated version of our complete 2011 spreadsheet.

1.  Albert Pujols—STL                    $43                 .320, 45, 130, 120, 10
2.  Miguel Cabrera—DET              $37                 .310, 35, 120, 100, 0
3.   Joey Votto—CIN                       $32                 .310, 30, 110, 90, 5
4.  Mark Texeira—NYY                  $30                 .280, 35, 120, 100, 0
5.  Adrian Gonzalez—BOS            $30                  .280, 30, 100, 90, 0
6.  Prince Fielder—MLW              $30                  .270, 35, 110, 100, 0
7.  Ryan Howard—PHI                  $27                 .270, 30, 110, 90, 0
8.  Justin Morneau—MIN             $25                  .290, 25, 100, 80, 0
9.  Kendry Morales—LAA             $24                 .290, 25, 90, 75, 0
10.  Paul Konerko—CHI              $22                 .270, 30, 90, 80, 0
11.  Adam LaRoche—WAS         $19                 .260, 20, 85, 70, 0
12.   Ike Davis—NYM                    $18                 .270, 20, 80, 70, 0
13.   Derek Lee—BAL                   $17                 .270, 20, 80, 70, 0
14.  Carlos Pena—CHC               $17                 .230, 30, 80, 70, 0
15.  Adam Lind—TOR                  $17                 .280, 25, 90, 70, 0
16.   Aubrey Huff—SFG                $16                 .270, 20, 75, 65, 0
17.  Freddie Freeman—ATL       $15                 .280, 15, 80, 65, 0
18.  Gaby Sanchez—FLA             $15                 .270, 20, 80, 70, 0
19.   Justin Smoak—SEA              $14                .250, 20, 70, 60, 0
20.  James Loney—LAD               $13                 .280, 10, 80, 65, 0
21.  Mitch Moreland—TEX            $12                 .280, 10, 60, 50, 0
22.  Todd Helton—COL                 $12                 .290, 10, 50, 60, 0
23.  Matt LaPorta—CLE                 $11                 .255, 15, 65, 60, 0
24.  Brad Hawpe—SD                    $10                 .265, 15, 65, 50, 0
25.  Lyle Overbay—PIT                   $10                .250, 15, 60, 60, 0
26.  Kila Ka’aihue—KC                   $9                  .250, 15, 65, 60, 0
27.  Daric Barton—OAK                  $8                  .260, 10, 60, 70, 0
28.   Brett Wallace—HOU               $8                  .260, 15, 45, 30, 0
29.  Dan Johnson—TB                   $7                   .255, 15, 60, 50, 0
30.  Juan Miranda—ARZ                $5                   .240, 10, 50, 45, 0