2015 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

ECR™ | Expert Consensus Ranking

Pitcher Rankings: 47 of 57 experts selected Last Updated
Rank Player (team, position) Overall Best Worst Ave Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 4 1 1 1.0 0.0 7.0 +3.0
2 Felix Hernandez (SEA - SP) 13 2 5 2.4 0.7 15.0 +2.0
3 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) 14 2 8 3.1 1.1 13.0 -1.0
4 Chris Sale (CWS - SP) 22 2 24 5.7 3.4 18.0 -4.0
5 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 23 2 13 6.0 2.1 25.0 +2.0
6 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 24 2 11 6.1 2.0 30.0 +6.0
7 David Price (DET - SP) 29 3 30 7.1 3.9 22.0 -7.0
8 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 32 4 21 8.3 3.0 31.0 -1.0
9 Zack Greinke (LAD - SP) 37 6 20 9.6 2.5 32.0 -5.0
10 Johnny Cueto (CIN - SP) 39 3 16 10.3 2.8 42.0 +3.0
11 Jordan Zimmermann (WSH - SP) 43 5 23 12.6 2.9 47.0 +4.0
12 Cole Hamels (PHI - SP) 46 6 68 13.7 8.8 51.0 +5.0
13 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 50 4 29 14.3 4.2 64.0 +14.0
14 Aroldis Chapman (CIN - RP) 57 8 26 15.3 3.3 75.0 +18.0
15 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 59 6 44 16.7 7.6 41.0 -18.0
16 Craig Kimbrel (SD - RP) 62 11 31 17.3 3.8 73.0 +11.0
17 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 61 7 34 17.6 6.0 77.0 +16.0
18 Greg Holland (KC - RP) 67 11 33 19.0 4.1 82.0 +15.0
19 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 73 10 42 21.1 6.1 60.0 -13.0
20 Jeff Samardzija (CWS - SP) 76 11 42 23.5 6.5 86.0 +10.0
21 James Shields (SD - SP) 80 10 41 24.5 5.9 71.0 -9.0
22 Gerrit Cole (PIT - SP) 82 11 60 25.1 10.2 65.0 -17.0
23 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA - SP) 84 18 45 25.6 6.5 123.0 +39.0
24 Jake Arrieta (CHC - SP) 86 12 63 27.1 9.3 106.0 +20.0
25 Sonny Gray (OAK - SP) 87 14 53 28.5 8.5 85.0 -2.0
26 David Robertson (CWS - RP) 90 17 60 29.1 7.8 104.0 +14.0
27 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 92 10 53 30.1 8.3 76.0 -16.0
28 Alex Wood (ATL - SP,RP) 95 14 96 31.2 12.9 126.0 +31.0
29 Jacob DeGrom (NYM - SP) 96 9 65 31.8 11.3 115.0 +19.0
30 Tyson Ross (SD - SP) 97 17 80 32.1 10.4 88.0 -9.0
31 Mark Melancon (PIT - RP) 93 17 75 32.8 10.2 93.0
32 Alex Cobb (TB - SP) DL15 101 15 103 33.7 15.6 118.0 +17.0
33 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP,RP) 110 10 95 36.0 16.7 79.0 -31.0
34 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) DL15 113 16 85 37.5 12.6 121.0 +8.0
35 Cody Allen (CLE - RP) 106 21 64 35.8 9.1 98.0 -8.0
36 Trevor Rosenthal (STL - RP) 108 17 61 36.1 8.7 95.0 -13.0
37 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 119 14 97 40.9 16.8 100.0 -19.0
38 Dellin Betances (NYY - RP) 120 19 92 41.7 15.2 150.0 +30.0
39 Anibal Sanchez (DET - SP) 123 24 67 40.6 8.6 97.0 -26.0
40 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP) DL15 127 18 89 44.1 16.4 116.0 -11.0
41 Phil Hughes (MIN - SP) 138 23 84 47.0 13.4 154.0 +16.0
42 Lance Lynn (STL - SP) 140 33 99 47.1 12.7 148.0 +8.0
43 Michael Wacha (STL - SP) 139 22 74 47.3 12.7 94.0 -45.0
44 Andrew Cashner (SD - SP) 141 26 86 48.2 10.1 127.0 -14.0
45 Steve Cishek (MIA - RP) 135 25 113 46.9 13.6 136.0 +1.0
46 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 143 28 81 49.4 9.5 114.0 -29.0
47 Doug Fister (WSH - SP) 145 36 125 50.5 14.9 137.0 -8.0
48 Huston Street (LAA - RP) 149 35 84 52.3 10.4 174.0 +25.0
49 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) DL15 155 26 136 54.6 23.4 152.0 -3.0
50 Ian Kennedy (SD - SP) DL15 156 29 85 54.9 11.6 168.0 +12.0
51 Glen Perkins (MIN - RP) 152 29 93 53.1 12.1 177.0 +25.0
52 Yordano Ventura (KC - SP) 154 22 79 55.3 10.4 178.0 +24.0
53 Koji Uehara (BOS - RP) 151 21 111 53.3 17.0 163.0 +12.0
54 Fernando Rodney (SEA - RP) 153 25 86 54.7 11.6 156.0 +3.0
55 Francisco Liriano (PIT - SP) 160 28 85 57.9 11.2 165.0 +5.0
56 Mat Latos (MIA - SP) 161 26 106 56.1 16.1 171.0 +10.0
57 Jose Quintana (CWS - SP) 164 37 97 60.1 12.2 158.0 -6.0
58 Drew Smyly (TB - SP) DL15 167 30 91 61.0 12.4 181.0 +14.0
59 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 169 27 98 61.1 13.8 167.0 -2.0
60 Homer Bailey (CIN - SP) DL15 172 33 102 62.3 13.6 192.0 +20.0
61 Jonathan Papelbon (PHI - RP) 163 39 118 60.3 13.6 138.0 -25.0
62 Jered Weaver (LAA - SP) 170 31 92 63.2 12.7 211.0 +41.0
63 Drew Storen (WSH - RP) 166 24 114 59.6 19.7 234.0 +68.0
64 Michael Pineda (NYY - SP) 174 11 95 64.6 18.3 202.0 +28.0
65 Zach Britton (BAL - RP) 171 31 103 63.5 15.0 200.0 +29.0
66 Mike Fiers (MIL - SP) 179 27 99 66.3 16.7 306.0 +127.0
67 Scott Kazmir (OAK - SP) 180 34 99 67.1 12.6 228.0 +48.0
68 Matt Shoemaker (LAA - SP,RP) 188 30 121 70.1 17.3 135.0 -53.0
69 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 192 47 100 72.5 10.5 128.0 -64.0
70 Brandon McCarthy (LAD - SP) 199 39 103 72.6 15.8 184.0 -15.0
71 Justin Verlander (DET - SP) DL15 195 41 131 73.1 17.3 197.0 +2.0
72 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 197 52 108 74.7 10.5 198.0 +1.0
73 Joaquin Benoit (SD - RP) 187 27 157 70.4 26.5 251.0 +64.0
74 Drew Hutchison (TOR - SP) 210 41 107 77.3 15.1 231.0 +21.0
75 Francisco Rodriguez (MIL - RP) 202 36 114 76.0 18.4 194.0 -8.0
76 John Lackey (STL - SP) 216 45 103 79.4 12.7 311.0 +95.0
77 Jake McGee (TB - RP) DL15 213 46 117 78.2 18.7 180.0 -33.0
78 Matt Cain (SF - SP) DL15 218 30 116 80.0 15.3 237.0 +19.0
79 Sean Doolittle (OAK - RP) DL15 217 32 204 80.0 27.4 166.0 -51.0
80 Jose Fernandez (MIA - SP) DL15 215 39 128 80.9 17.1 182.0 -33.0
81 Hector Rondon (CHC - RP) 203 40 131 75.3 18.6 278.0 +75.0
82 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 227 68 128 86.7 11.2 215.0 -12.0
83 Chris Tillman (BAL - SP) 233 35 126 86.9 17.0 232.0 -1.0
84 Kyle Lohse (MIL - SP) 242 57 132 92.2 14.5 271.0 +29.0
85 Taijuan Walker (SEA - SP) 220 23 176 78.0 25.2 235.0 +15.0
86 R.A. Dickey (TOR - SP) 243 28 120 90.6 14.4 312.0 +69.0
87 Addison Reed (ARI - RP) 232 50 124 87.5 14.2 281.0 +49.0
88 Neftali Feliz (TEX - RP) 237 51 115 88.1 15.0 229.0 -8.0
89 Luke Gregerson (HOU - RP) 246 55 125 91.1 14.9 250.0 +4.0
90 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 254 51 125 94.3 14.6 203.0 -51.0
91 James Paxton (SEA - SP) 244 29 128 87.9 18.0 238.0 -6.0
92 Shelby Miller (ATL - SP) 236 54 119 86.3 13.1 191.0 -45.0
93 Santiago Casilla (SF - RP) 239 51 124 88.1 16.7 220.0 -19.0
94 A.J. Burnett (PIT - SP) 264 58 128 97.2 13.4 257.0 -7.0
95 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP) 257 61 166 94.2 17.1 269.0 +12.0
96 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP) 265 60 196 100.3 24.0    
97 Tyler Clippard (OAK - RP) 253 59 132 93.0 19.1    
98 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) 250 64 188 95.8 29.8 249.0 -1.0
99 Mike Minor (ATL - SP) DL15 274 68 151 102.0 17.2 266.0 -8.0
100 Yusmeiro Petit (SF - SP,RP) 273 66 198 102.1 24.1 279.0 +6.0
101 Derek Holland (TEX - SP) DL60 256 27 121 85.9 18.0    
102 Brett Cecil (TOR - RP) 251 53 128 86.7 15.9    
103 Andrew Miller (NYY - RP) 259 53 116 88.9 18.3 260.0 +1.0
104 Jesse Hahn (OAK - SP) 266 55 169 94.0 20.8 246.0 -20.0
105 Henderson Alvarez (MIA - SP) DL15 267 72 150 95.6 17.2    
106 Matt Garza (MIL - SP) 270 56 129 97.7 16.1    
107 Danny Duffy (KC - SP,RP) 269 41 152 95.6 22.4 248.0 -21.0
108 Joe Nathan (DET - RP) DL15 287 55 126 104.3 16.4 253.0 -34.0
109 Wily Peralta (MIL - SP) 272 52 148 94.5 21.6 313.0 +41.0
110 Bradley Boxberger (TB - RP) 279 62 132 95.2 17.2    
111 Mike Leake (CIN - SP) 285 84 123 101.3 9.9 315.0 +30.0
112 Jenrry Mejia (NYM - SP,RP) DL15 284 71 134 101.6 15.1    
113 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP,RP) 280 62 181 98.4 26.0 299.0 +19.0
114 Jason Hammel (CHC - SP) 281 70 130 99.7 15.6 314.0 +33.0
115 Sergio Romo (SF - RP) 329 79 144 111.4 15.2    
116 Bartolo Colon (NYM - SP) 301 85 127 106.3 11.5    
117 Nathan Eovaldi (NYY - SP) 286 71 168 106.7 26.8 309.0 +23.0
118 Jake Peavy (SF - SP) 291 59 141 94.8 19.9 304.0 +13.0
119 Josh Collmenter (ARI - SP,RP) 308 76 154 109.9 18.9    
120 Drew Pomeranz (OAK - SP,RP) 298 65 155 106.6 23.9 244.0 -54.0
121 Wade Davis (KC - RP) 293 62 128 102.0 17.1    
122 Wade Miley (BOS - SP) 296 69 147 104.4 19.9 268.0 -28.0
123 Wei-Yin Chen (BAL - SP) 311 67 129 105.3 17.0    
124 Kenneth Giles (PHI - RP) 303 77 152 104.9 17.9    
125 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP) 304 74 156 110.5 23.5 274.0 -30.0
126 Jason Grilli (ATL - RP) 299 57 205 110.4 35.5 218.0 -81.0
127 Aaron Sanchez (TOR - RP,SP) 319 33 165 113.1 28.8    
128 Clay Buchholz (BOS - SP) 305 29 156 106.9 31.5 196.0 -109.0
129 Yovani Gallardo (TEX - SP) 327 50 153 113.0 23.8    
130 Jonathon Niese (NYM - SP) 340 81 140 112.2 16.7 256.0 -84.0
131 CC Sabathia (NYY - SP) 334 82 155 111.4 21.4 282.0 -52.0
132 Joakim Soria (DET - RP) 312 57 166 114.1 30.8 310.0 -2.0
133 Shane Greene (DET - SP) 323 80 161 116.1 26.0 273.0 -50.0
134 LaTroy Hawkins (COL - RP) 314 70 220 120.5 37.0    
135 Dan Haren (MIA - SP) 371 90 168 122.4 19.1    
136 Tim Hudson (SF - SP) 360 84 148 122.9 18.8    
137 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) 358 74 214 123.9 42.7    
138 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 328 53 142 112.0 26.6    
139 C.J. Wilson (LAA - SP) 383 105 141 122.6 11.6    
140 Jimmy Nelson (MIL - SP) 363 94 149 124.9 14.8 297.0 -66.0
141 T.J. House (CLE - SP) 359 69 157 122.2 28.0    
142 Anthony Cingrani (CIN - SP) 355 49 201 132.5 38.1    
143 Bud Norris (BAL - SP) 353 84 159 115.9 23.8    
144 Jonathan Broxton (MIL - RP) 490 103 213 133.6 32.4    
145 Daniel Norris (TOR - SP,RP) 338 73 172 129.1 33.9 247.0 -91.0
146 Justin Masterson (BOS - SP) 364 90 164 130.9 24.3    
147 Bobby Parnell (NYM - RP) DL15 392 102 230 147.3 37.1    
148 Kendall Graveman (OAK - RP) 367 70 218 129.6 51.0    
149 Rafael Soriano (WSH - RP) 411 97 203 133.6 31.6    
150 Kevin Quackenbush (SD - RP) 399 94 197 133.6 33.6    
151 Adam Warren (NYY - RP) 377 88 185 119.8 38.8    
152 Kelvin Herrera (KC - RP) 423 118 171 140.6 19.6    
153 Miguel Gonzalez (BAL - SP) 416 116 148 129.6 13.2    
154 Jeremy Hellickson (ARI - SP) 394 114 196 150.4 31.9    
155 Joel Peralta (LAD - RP) 405 112 175 140.0 27.6    
156 Adam Ottavino (COL - RP) 375 83 188 139.2 33.4 308.0 -67.0
157 Alfredo Simon (DET - SP) 466 117 184 140.7 22.3    
158 Tony Watson (PIT - RP) 389 92 156 137.3 23.2    
159 Archie Bradley (ARI - SP) 504 105 206 156.4 34.0    
160 Chad Qualls (HOU - RP) 481 106 233 160.7 41.3    
161 Jason Vargas (KC - SP) 403 128 176 142.0 14.8    
162 Mark Buehrle (TOR - SP) 390 88 170 144.3 23.1    
163 Junichi Tazawa (BOS - RP) 397 99 187 155.4 38.4    
164 Dillon Gee (NYM - SP) 424 103 173 150.5 29.6    
165 Edward Mujica (BOS - RP) 395 105 211 151.2 38.3    
166 Chase Anderson (ARI - SP) 387 106 179 145.6 30.0    
167 Carlos Rodon (CWS - RP,SP) 376 78 216 148.0 43.8    
168 Jarred Cosart (MIA - SP) 382 96 149 135.2 20.0    
169 Pat Neshek (HOU - RP) 436 97 170 140.2 25.2    
170 Brandon Morrow (SD - SP,RP) 439 107 160 136.0 23.4    
171 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP) 442 105 194 151.4 32.8    
172 Brett Anderson (LAD - SP) 463 115 178 150.3 21.9    
173 Zach McAllister (CLE - SP,RP) 420 107 141 127.0 14.5    
174 Tim Lincecum (SF - SP,RP) 407 111 218 156.4 32.4    
175 Carlos Martinez (RP,SP) 400 91 145 118.0 27.0    
176 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP,RP) 408 104 221 160.4 40.3    
177 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP,RP) 404 109 190 150.5 26.0    
178 Darren O'Day (BAL - RP) 398 100 163 141.0 21.5    
179 Danny Farquhar (SEA - RP) 430 114 196 157.0 29.9    
180 Roenis Elias (SEA - SP) 502 100 204 167.8 37.2    
181 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - SP,RP) 433 101 222 177.7 54.4    
182 Casey Janssen (WSH - RP) DL15 494 114 145 134.3 14.4    
183 Jorge De La Rosa (COL - SP) DL15 451 109 171 148.5 24.8    
184 Travis Wood (CHC - SP) 414 121 212 163.0 34.7    
185 David Buchanan (PHI - SP) 570 109 215 177.3 48.4    
186 Nick Martinez (TEX - SP,RP)   110 224 167.0 57.0    
187 Jordan Walden (STL - RP) 428 126 179 146.7 23.2    
188 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP) 489 111 200 174.0 33.5    
189 Colby Lewis (TEX - SP) 386 111 165 138.0 27.0    
190 Joe Smith (LAA - RP) 410 113 167 143.7 22.6    
191 Tom Koehler (MIA - SP) 441 114 169 152.0 22.2    
192 Tommy Milone (MIN - SP) 458 117 208 166.4 29.4    
193 Hector Santiago (LAA - SP,RP) 449 120 197 161.8 26.5    
194 Ross Detwiler (TEX - RP) 544 118 235 191.8 45.0    
195 Ryan Cook (OAK - RP) 446 132 183 157.0 22.3    
196 Vidal Nuno (ARI - SP) 435 120 225 172.5 52.5    
197 Kyle Gibson (MIN - SP) 445 120 200 159.0 28.4    
198 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP)   121 223 172.0 51.0    
199 Vance Worley (PIT - SP) 460 124 175 152.0 18.6    
200 Jaime Garcia (STL - SP) DL15 469 127 187 157.0 30.0    
201 Pedro Strop (CHC - RP) 432 128 198 160.0 25.1    
202 Shawn Kelley (SD - RP) 434 129 151 140.0 11.0    
203 Jesse Chavez (OAK - SP,RP) 468 136 189 161.8 22.3    
204 Ivan Nova (NYY - SP) DL60 545 137 224 186.8 29.3    
205 Odrisamer Despaigne (SD - SP) 535 138 202 168.0 26.3    
206 Edinson Volquez (KC - SP) 418 139 172 161.3 13.5    
207 Daniel Straily (HOU - SP,RP) 465 141 181 164.3 17.0    
208 Brad Ziegler (ARI - RP) 454 143 204 173.5 30.5    
209 Scott Feldman (HOU - SP) 437 143 185 160.3 15.3    
210 Jeremy Guthrie (KC - SP) 499 144 205 183.3 24.3    
211 J.A. Happ (SEA - SP) 422 145 178 160.6 14.0    
212 Jeff Locke (PIT - SP) 426 147 165 153.6 6.6    
213 Joshua Fields (HOU - RP) DL15 461 146 176 161.0 15.0    
214 Kevin Jepsen (TB - RP) 464 149 189 169.8 15.7    
215 Matt Moore (TB - SP) DL60 500 152 203 174.0 21.4    
216 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI - SP) 431 153 173 163.0 10.0    
217 Jhoulys Chacin (COL - SP) 496 156 203 179.5 23.5    
218 Charlie Morton (PIT - SP) DL15 438 157 194 171.8 13.6    
219 David Phelps (MIA - SP,RP) 532 161 219 190.0 29.0    
220 Alexander Colome (TB - SP) DL15 508 162 243 192.3 33.3    
221 Dan Otero (OAK - RP) 511 163 197 180.0 17.0    
222 Dominic Leone (SEA - RP) 514 166 190 178.0 12.0    
223 Ricky Nolasco (MIN - SP) DL15 453 169 207 182.5 14.5    
224 Aaron Harang (PHI - SP) 488 170 210 191.8 14.8    
225 Tyler Matzek (COL - SP) 472 170 191 182.8 7.8    
226 A.J. Griffin (OAK - SP) DL60 542 174 232 203.0 29.0    
227 Brett Oberholtzer (HOU - SP) DL15 462 177 192 184.3 5.3    
228 John Danks (CWS - SP) 471 178 216 197.5 14.6    
229 Jarrod Parker (OAK - SP,RP) DL15 547 179 238 208.5 29.5    
230 Chris Capuano (NYY - SP,RP) DL15 467 182 226 196.7 20.7    
231 Aaron Loup (TOR - RP) 540 182 193 187.5 5.5    
232 Josh Johnson (SD - SP) DL15 549 183 213 199.0 12.3    
233 Hector Noesi (CWS - SP,RP) 554 186 221 203.5 17.5    
234 Bryan Shaw (CLE - RP) 534 187 199 193.0 6.0    
235 Kris Medlen (KC - SP) DL60 510 189 209 199.0 10.0    
236 Franklin Morales (KC - SP,RP) 558 191 225 208.0 17.0    
237 Jordan Lyles (COL - SP) 474 192 229 210.5 18.5    
238 Ryan Vogelsong (SF - SP) 505 195 207 200.8 5.3    
239 Tsuyoshi Wada (CHC - SP) DL15 550 197 209 201.7 5.2    
240 Ubaldo Jimenez (BAL - SP) 484 198 228 213.0 15.0    
241 Nicholas Tepesch (TEX - SP,RP) 509 208 227 217.5 9.5    
242 Samuel Deduno (HOU - SP,RP) 575 211 223 217.0 6.0    
243 J.P. Howell (LAD - RP)   211 212 211.5 0.5    
244 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL - RP) 576 212 239 225.5 13.5    
245 Kyle Kendrick (COL - SP)   215 244 229.5 14.5