Sporting News runs an annual survey detailing the best major leaguers as voted on by players themselves. This year 498 major leaguers chose the best players in professional baseball.
Here are the top five in the major leagues:
The top 5
Voted on by 498 major leaguers
1. Andruw Jones, CF, Braves (194 1/2 votes)
2. Derrek Lee, 1B, Cubs (126)
3. Albert Pujols, 1B, Cardinals (63)
4. Alex Rodriguez, 3B, Yankees (38)
5. David Ortiz, DH, Red Sox (35 1/2)
Can you believe that Andruw Jones and Derrek Lee beat out Albert Pujols? It’s nuts.
What does Albert have to do to make number one? The man is always being disrespected by the national media and now his peers are screwing him.