2016 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

ECR™ | Expert Consensus Ranking

Pitcher Rankings: 10 of 45 experts selected
Rank Player (team, position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 4 1 1 1.0 0.0 5.0 +1.0
2 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) 18 2 3 2.2 0.4 16.0 -2.0
3 Chris Sale (CWS - SP) 22 3 6 4.0 1.3 21.0 -1.0
4 Jake Arrieta (CHC - SP) 24 3 8 4.8 1.5 20.0 -4.0
5 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 25 2 11 5.5 2.5 29.0 +4.0
6 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 34 5 11 8.0 2.3 34.0
7 Jacob DeGrom (NYM - SP) 32 5 13 8.2 2.2 32.0
8 David Price (BOS - SP) 33 3 16 8.3 4.2 27.0 -6.0
9 Zack Greinke (ARI - SP) 37 2 15 9.5 3.5 39.0 +2.0
10 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 39 6 13 9.8 2.2 31.0 -8.0
11 Jose Fernandez (MIA - SP) 42 7 15 11.9 2.4 37.0 -5.0
12 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 47 4 23 13.0 5.1 33.0 -14.0
13 Gerrit Cole (PIT - SP) 46 8 20 13.3 3.6 41.0 -5.0
14 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 48 6 28 14.8 6.0 42.0 -6.0
15 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 52 10 25 16.4 4.0 51.0 -1.0
16 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) 51 6 24 16.5 4.9 40.0 -11.0
17 Felix Hernandez (SEA - SP) 53 11 28 17.7 4.3 53.0
18 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 57 8 27 18.6 4.5 54.0 -3.0
19 Johnny Cueto (SF - SP) 58 11 29 19.1 4.6 60.0 +2.0
20 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP) DL15 56 12 62 20.2 14.2 76.0 +20.0
21 Cole Hamels (TEX - SP) 70 16 29 24.3 4.3 66.0 -4.0
22 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 71 16 33 25.5 4.9 96.0 +25.0
23 Sonny Gray (OAK - SP) 72 18 51 25.7 8.8 55.0 -17.0
24 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP) 75 13 58 25.8 11.4 74.0 -1.0
25 Wade Davis (KC - RP) 74 17 41 26.2 7.9 62.0 -12.0
26 Craig Kimbrel (BOS - RP) 80 20 48 27.8 7.6 69.0 -11.0
27 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 82 16 56 30.0 10.8 77.0 -5.0
28 Francisco Liriano (PIT - SP) 90 18 45 32.0 7.3 94.0 +4.0
29 Tyson Ross (SD - SP) DL15 94 24 47 32.4 7.4 125.0 +31.0
30 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP) 98 26 52 33.8 7.1 98.0
31 Mark Melancon (PIT - RP) 101 24 49 36.2 7.4 99.0 -2.0
32 Michael Pineda (NYY - SP) 105 19 66 37.7 13.0 121.0 +16.0
33 Aroldis Chapman (NYY - RP) SUS 106 30 64 40.5 11.0 93.0 -13.0
34 Marcus Stroman (TOR - SP) 109 24 73 40.6 14.3 92.0 -17.0
35 Michael Wacha (STL - SP) 110 32 54 41.2 7.5 101.0 -9.0
36 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 108 22 73 41.4 13.3 102.0 -6.0
37 Trevor Rosenthal (STL - RP) 111 26 84 41.7 14.8 100.0 -11.0
38 Zach Britton (BAL - RP) DTD 112 25 93 42.1 18.3 91.0 -21.0
39 David Robertson (CWS - RP) 117 29 92 42.9 17.3 103.0 -14.0
40 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) 113 28 91 43.0 16.9 86.0 -27.0
41 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP) 116 25 85 44.1 17.3 83.0 -33.0
42 Jordan Zimmermann (DET - SP) 118 23 77 44.8 14.4 104.0 -14.0
43 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - SP) DL15 123 25 73 46.4 13.0 130.0 +7.0
44 Cody Allen (CLE - RP) 124 39 70 47.9 9.1 107.0 -17.0
45 Kenneth Giles (HOU - RP) 126 26 83 49.1 16.4 244.0 +118.0
46 Jose Quintana (CWS - SP) 130 31 70 49.5 12.1 115.0 -15.0
47 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 131 33 71 51.5 10.3 155.0 +24.0
48 Drew Smyly (TB - SP) 132 24 74 52.0 12.7 114.0 -18.0
49 Hector Rondon (CHC - RP) 134 31 76 52.6 12.9 118.0 -16.0
50 Lance McCullers (HOU - SP) DL15 135 22 80 53.0 14.2 153.0 +18.0
51 Taijuan Walker (SEA - SP) 140 32 74 53.9 11.1 128.0 -12.0
52 Justin Verlander (DET - SP) 136 36 72 54.1 11.2 124.0 -12.0
53 Jeff Samardzija (SF - SP) 138 25 100 55.1 18.4 177.0 +39.0
54 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 141 38 76 55.1 11.5 154.0 +13.0
55 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA - SP) 146 29 80 57.1 14.3 134.0 -12.0
56 Steven Matz (NYM - SP) 152 46 89 60.0 11.3 123.0 -29.0
57 James Shields (SD - SP) 154 42 79 60.2 11.2 143.0 -11.0
58 Francisco Rodriguez (DET - RP) 153 34 99 60.3 16.1 166.0 +13.0
59 A.J. Ramos (MIA - RP) 156 51 77 60.7 8.9 122.0 -34.0
60 Patrick Corbin (ARI - SP) 160 37 86 61.8 15.1 131.0 -29.0
61 Huston Street (LAA - RP) DL15 155 41 125 61.9 22.0 133.0 -22.0
62 John Lackey (CHC - SP) 157 49 72 61.9 6.0 164.0 +7.0
63 Jonathan Papelbon (WSH - RP) 150 31 229 70.1 54.4 146.0 -4.0
64 Yu Darvish (TEX - SP) DL15 165 39 118 65.1 23.2 145.0 -20.0
65 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 168 45 88 65.2 14.4 167.0 -1.0
66 Yordano Ventura (KC - SP) 170 43 81 66.5 10.2 156.0 -14.0
67 Carlos Rodon (CWS - SP) 174 35 110 68.4 18.9 126.0 -48.0
68 Shelby Miller (ARI - SP) 176 36 87 70.5 13.7 175.0 -1.0
69 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 179 21 90 71.3 18.0 171.0 -8.0
70 Jaime Garcia (STL - SP) 180 34 95 72.0 18.3 181.0 +1.0
71 Glen Perkins (MIN - RP) DL15 177 48 121 72.4 18.3 217.0 +40.0
72 Luis Severino (NYY - SP) 178 48 98 72.5 15.7 163.0 -15.0
73 Shawn Tolleson (TEX - RP) 182 66 82 73.9 5.4 159.0 -23.0
74 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA - SP) 190 55 109 75.9 14.6 189.0 -1.0
75 Kenta Maeda (LAD - SP) 192 26 100 76.0 21.7 139.0 -53.0
76 Dellin Betances (NYY - RP) 193 56 93 76.1 10.8 192.0 -1.0
77 Scott Kazmir (LAD - SP) 194 58 96 77.1 11.4 190.0 -4.0
78 Andrew Miller (NYY - RP) 197 51 126 78.8 19.7 170.0 -27.0
79 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 187 43 95 71.0 16.8 173.0 -14.0
80 Jason Hammel (CHC - SP) 185 63 82 71.2 6.8 209.0 +24.0
81 Santiago Casilla (SF - RP) 198 67 87 79.5 5.8 180.0 -18.0
82 Jake McGee (COL - RP) 203 55 93 79.8 10.0 184.0 -19.0
83 Mike Fiers (HOU - SP) 196 23 140 73.9 30.4 210.0 +14.0
84 Joe Ross (WSH - SP) 200 49 189 85.7 39.6 179.0 -21.0
85 Brad Ziegler (ARI - RP) 207 73 95 82.8 6.5 222.0 +15.0
86 Roberto Osuna (TOR - RP) 204 41 189 87.4 37.5 132.0 -72.0
87 Clay Buchholz (BOS - SP) 213 43 107 86.4 19.3 236.0 +23.0
88 Sean Doolittle (OAK - RP) 215 65 140 91.2 19.6 229.0 +14.0
89 Mike Leake (STL - SP) 230 64 117 93.9 13.4 286.0 +56.0
90 Aaron Nola (PHI - SP) 227 78 103 90.3 8.7 196.0 -31.0
91 Ian Kennedy (KC - SP) 226 70 115 90.9 13.8 219.0 -7.0
92 Andrew Cashner (SD - SP) 238 87 113 96.9 8.5 281.0 +43.0
93 Anibal Sanchez (DET - SP) 231 57 105 91.7 14.6 235.0 +4.0
94 Steve Cishek (SEA - RP) 239 88 156 101.6 20.0 211.0 -28.0
95 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP,RP) 252 37 114 96.0 22.1 297.0 +45.0
96 Drew Storen (TOR - RP) 243 70 175 102.9 27.2 312.0 +69.0
97 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI - SP) 254 31 139 101.0 27.1 241.0 -13.0
98 Jeremy Jeffress (MIL - RP) 244 78 164 102.6 24.0 188.0 -56.0
99 Jimmy Nelson (MIL - SP) 253 74 172 104.6 25.5 233.0 -20.0
100 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP) DL15 255 86 111 97.9 8.8 243.0 -12.0
101 J.J. Hoover (CIN - RP) 251 87 150 104.4 18.8 289.0 +38.0
102 Alex Wood (LAD - SP) 266 83 118 102.3 11.9 271.0 +5.0
103 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) DL15 261 83 109 98.7 8.1 278.0 +17.0
104 Edinson Volquez (KC - SP) 273 90 122 107.1 11.1 276.0 +3.0
105 Bradley Boxberger (TB - RP) DL15 265 74 171 112.0 32.3 283.0 +18.0
106 Arodys Vizcaino (ATL - RP) 270 95 230 120.1 41.9 223.0 -47.0
107 Fernando Rodney (SD - RP) 272 85 231 121.1 43.3 279.0 +7.0
108 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP,RP) 277 80 139 111.6 18.3 266.0 -11.0
109 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) DL15 276 85 147 109.9 18.4 288.0 +12.0
110 Jason Grilli (ATL - RP) 296 88 166 120.1 26.6 302.0 +6.0
111 Matt Moore (TB - SP) 286 73 211 121.3 40.9 218.0 -68.0
112 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) DL15 331 102 135 114.3 10.0 295.0 -36.0
113 R.A. Dickey (TOR - SP) 282 67 206 118.5 43.1    
114 Luke Gregerson (HOU - RP) 289 81 175 126.3 31.6 174.0 -115.0
115 Nathan Eovaldi (NYY - SP) 297 90 171 121.3 24.8 303.0 +6.0
116 David Hernandez (PHI - RP) 288 91 210 130.1 39.1 316.0 +28.0
117 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 294 102 157 117.7 18.4 274.0 -20.0
118 Jesse Hahn (OAK - SP) 279 38 111 82.7 32.0 483.0 +204.0
119 Aaron Sanchez (TOR - SP,RP) 285 44 152 101.0 38.4 247.0 -38.0
120 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) 291 84 187 123.5 32.2 251.0 -40.0
121 Tony Watson (PIT - RP) 313 92 153 122.5 22.9 327.0 +14.0
122 Derek Holland (TEX - SP) 287 64 147 111.0 36.8 352.0 +65.0
123 Kyle Gibson (MIN - SP) DL15 321 92 174 128.5 25.3 335.0 +14.0
124 Wade Miley (SEA - SP) 364 100 156 125.7 19.4 390.0 +26.0
125 J.A. Happ (TOR - SP) 304 81 110 100.0 13.4 287.0 -17.0
126 Joaquin Benoit (SEA - RP) DL15 315 100 182 134.3 32.0 344.0 +29.0
127 Jake Peavy (SF - SP) 298 78 128 102.0 20.5 439.0 +141.0
128 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP,RP) 341 114 145 122.4 11.6 265.0 -76.0
129 Sergio Romo (SF - RP) DL15 303 82 185 129.8 35.0    
130 Darren O'Day (BAL - RP) 373 109 143 123.4 12.2 324.0 -49.0
131 Mat Latos (CWS - SP) 351 105 137 119.8 12.3 411.0 +60.0
132 Brandon Finnegan (CIN - SP,RP) 322 91 149 121.3 21.1 310.0 -12.0
133 Matt Shoemaker (LAA - SP) MIN 302 61 172 118.7 45.4 366.0 +64.0
134 Alexander Colome (TB - SP,RP) 299 90 160 114.7 32.1 282.0 -17.0
135 Hector Santiago (LAA - SP) 320 101 183 131.0 32.1 267.0 -53.0
136 Hunter Strickland (SF - RP) 337 92 166 128.0 28.2 450.0 +113.0
137 Erasmo Ramirez (TB - SP,RP) 376 106 155 126.3 19.8 402.0 +26.0
138 Chris Young (KC - SP,RP) 309 54 161 107.5 53.5    
139 Jose Diaz (CIN - RP) MIN 324 103 180 129.7 35.6    
140 Koji Uehara (BOS - RP) 340 94 196 147.4 37.4 356.0 +16.0
141 Bartolo Colon (NYM - SP) 344 97 138 121.0 17.5 391.0 +47.0
142 Nathan Karns (SEA - SP) 348 86 177 137.3 34.1 337.0 -11.0
143 Juan Nicasio (PIT - SP,RP) 350 103 212 144.3 48.2 280.0 -70.0
144 Taylor Jungmann (MIL - SP) MIN 382 124 126 124.7 0.9 346.0 -36.0
145 Drew Pomeranz (SD - SP,RP) 363 111 183 144.5 32.8 341.0 -22.0
146 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP,RP) 329 80 153 126.0 32.7 361.0 +32.0
147 Chris Tillman (BAL - SP) 342 98 163 129.3 26.6 308.0 -34.0
148 Blake Snell (TB - SP) MIN 339 89 137 113.0 24.0 326.0 -13.0
149 Tyler Duffey (MIN - SP) 332 83 144 113.5 30.5    
150 Yovani Gallardo (BAL - SP) DL15 389 119 132 127.0 5.7 404.0 +15.0
151 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) DL15 347 87 146 116.5 29.5 338.0 -9.0
152 Phil Hughes (MIN - SP) 361 109 155 130.3 18.9 334.0 -27.0
153 Jorge De La Rosa (COL - SP) DL15 358 101 196 144.3 39.2    
154 Ubaldo Jimenez (BAL - SP) 359 104 154 130.3 20.5 473.0 +114.0
155 Pedro Strop (CHC - RP) 385 115 200 146.3 38.1 485.0 +100.0
156 Alex Cobb (TB - SP) DL60 395 116 146 130.7 12.3 413.0 +18.0
157 Chris Bassitt (OAK - SP,RP) DL15 353 94 211 152.5 58.5 409.0 +56.0
158 Robbie Ray (ARI - SP) 374 104 169 138.3 26.7 343.0 -31.0
159 Vincent Velasquez (PHI - SP,RP) 387 121 159 135.0 17.0 228.0 -159.0
160 Ryan Madson (OAK - RP) 511 106 196 156.3 34.5 252.0 -259.0
161 Rich Hill (OAK - SP) 352 103 188 146.3 34.7 262.0 -90.0
162 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP) 365 106 148 127.0 21.0 434.0 +69.0
163 Tyler Glasnow (PIT - SP) MIN 399 120 135 127.5 7.5 315.0 -84.0
164 Drew Hutchison (TOR - SP) MIN   107 233 170.0 63.0    
165 James Paxton (SEA - SP) MIN 421 122 137 129.5 7.5 336.0 -85.0
166 Kevin Quackenbush (SD - RP) 383 110 226 166.5 41.2 353.0 -30.0
167 Adam Conley (MIA - SP) 396 130 168 143.0 17.7 301.0 -95.0
168 Will Smith (MIL - RP) DL15 533 113 223 181.3 48.7 314.0 -219.0
169 C.J. Wilson (LAA - SP) DL60 384 114 203 164.7 37.4    
170 Doug Fister (HOU - SP,RP) 417 131 135 133.0 2.0 370.0 -47.0
171 Tony Zych (SEA - RP) 377 121 161 141.0 20.0 435.0 +58.0
172 Jeff Locke (PIT - SP) 401 122 167 144.5 22.5    
173 Jonathon Niese (PIT - SP) 379 122 151 136.5 14.5 424.0 +45.0
174 Zack Wheeler (NYM - SP) DL60 548 124 185 152.7 25.0    
175 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI - SP) 429 126 213 169.7 35.5    
176 Joakim Soria (KC - RP) 470 127 214 169.5 32.9 364.0 -106.0
177 Alfredo Simon (CIN - SP) 411 128 227 177.5 49.5    
178 Chris Heston (SF - SP) MIN 393 129 236 182.5 53.5    
179 Kris Medlen (KC - SP,RP) 412 129 198 159.3 28.8 462.0 +50.0
180 Tom Wilhelmsen (TEX - RP)   130 210 170.0 40.0 490.0  
181 Daniel Norris (DET - SP) MIN 413 131 193 160.7 25.4 492.0 +79.0
182 Jered Weaver (LAA - SP) 416 133 226 179.5 46.5    
183 Tyler Clippard (ARI - RP) 400 135 188 163.3 21.8    
184 Lucas Giolito (WSH - SP) MIN 445 136 197 166.5 30.5 357.0 -88.0
185 Bryan Shaw (CLE - RP) 449 139 187 166.3 20.2 415.0 -34.0
186 Tom Koehler (MIA - SP) 406 140 174 158.0 14.0 461.0 +55.0
187 Kelvin Herrera (KC - RP) 496 143 216 182.3 30.1    
188 Scott Feldman (HOU - SP) 428 144 154 149.0 5.0    
189 Martin Perez (TEX - SP) 430 148 192 170.0 22.0    
190 Jarred Cosart (MIA - SP) MIN 431 149 165 157.0 8.0    
191 Brett Cecil (TOR - RP) 484 151 231 187.7 33.0    
192 Henry Owens (BOS - SP) 475 153 193 173.0 20.0    
193 Kevin Siegrist (STL - RP) 500 156 228 182.7 32.2 446.0 -54.0
194 Charlie Morton (PHI - SP) DL15 448 157 168 162.5 5.5    
195 Chase Anderson (MIL - SP) 451 158 201 179.3 17.6 414.0 -37.0
196 Fernando Salas (LAA - RP) 508 159 194 176.5 17.5    
197 Kevin Jepsen (MIN - RP)   162 204 183.0 21.0 272.0  
198 Carson Smith (BOS - RP) DL15 456 162 177 169.5 7.5    
199 Matt Cain (SF - SP) 458 163 207 185.0 22.0 423.0 -35.0
200 Joe Smith (LAA - RP) 514 164 199 181.5 17.5 333.0 -181.0
201 Keone Kela (TEX - RP) DL60 481 169 179 174.0 5.0    
202 Will Harris (HOU - RP) 467 169 172 170.5 1.5    
203 Jeremy Hellickson (PHI - SP) 472 173 213 193.0 20.0 487.0 +15.0
204 Mark Lowe (DET - RP) 527 174 204 189.0 15.0 488.0 -39.0
205 Kendall Graveman (OAK - SP) 480 178 200 190.3 9.2 419.0 -61.0
206 Corey Knebel (MIL - RP) DL15 543 178 199 188.5 10.5 482.0 -61.0
207 Pat Neshek (HOU - RP)   180 219 199.5 19.5    
208 CC Sabathia (NYY - SP) 482 180 217 198.5 18.5    
209 Liam Hendriks (OAK - RP) 555 181 187 184.0 3.0    
210 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP) DL15 546 184 224 204.0 20.0    
211 Adam Warren (CHC - SP,RP)   184 221 202.5 18.5    
212 Jose De Leon (LAD - SP,RP) MIN 493 186 239 212.5 26.5 355.0 -138.0
213 Robert Stephenson (CIN - SP) MIN 523 189 203 196.0 7.0    
214 Brad Brach (BAL - RP) 559 190 223 206.5 16.5    
215 Brandon Maurer (SD - RP) 505 191 222 206.5 15.5    
216 Justin Wilson (DET - RP) 522 191 202 196.5 5.5    
217 Wily Peralta (MIL - SP) 552 194 218 206.0 12.0    
218 Yimi Garcia (LAD - RP) DL15   194 208 201.0 7.0    
219 Julio Urias (LAD - SP) MIN 535 195 209 202.0 7.0 359.0 -176.0
220 Sam Dyson (TEX - RP)   197 220 208.5 11.5 474.0