Commentary

Fantasy baseball second-half rankings

Updated: July 20, 2011, 11:08 AM ET
By Fantasy Staff | ESPN.com

Ah, the All-Star break. Fantasy's forced three-day vacation from box scores, live scoring and highlights. Yeah, we can't wait for Thursday evening, either. But there is something to be said about taking the opportunity to re-evaluate your player rankings for the rest of the season, and that's exactly what we did. Nine rankers were tasked with coming up with their top 250 for the rest of the season. That means stats accumulated to this point don't count; only how players perform post-All-Star break does. A total of 318 players received at least one vote, and they are all included below.

The rankers: Fantasy analysts Matthew Berry (MB), Eric Karabell (EK), Nate Ravitz (NR), Jason Grey (JG), Tristan H. Cockcroft (TC), AJ Mass (AJM), fantasy editor Brendan Roberts (BR), and the Answer Guys' Dave Hunter (DH) and Shawn Cwalinski (SC). Sort the rankings by any of their ranks to see each individual's complete top 250, and click here to read their comments.

Positional eligibility is determined by ESPN standard game rules.