2014 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

ECR™ | Expert Consensus Ranking

Relief Pitchers Rankings: Consensus of 70 Experts
Latest Update: 5/28/2014 (?)
Rank Player (team, position) Overall Best Worst Ave Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
1 Craig Kimbrel (ATL - RP)49 1 3 1.1 0.3 41.0 -8.0
2 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP)63 2 10 2.7 1.1 57.0 -6.0
3 Greg Holland (KC - RP)71 2 12 3.9 1.9 58.0 -13.0
4 Koji Uehara (BOS - RP)85 1 11 5.4 1.8 76.0 -9.0
5 Trevor Rosenthal (STL - RP)84 1 20 5.4 2.5 83.0 -1.0
6 Joe Nathan (DET - RP)105 2 16 7.1 2.1 130.0 +25.0
7 Glen Perkins (MIN - RP)118 5 31 9.4 3.7 100.0 -18.0
8 Sergio Romo (SF - RP)121 3 18 10.0 2.8 187.0 +66.0
9 David Robertson (NYY - RP)119 3 18 10.0 2.9 89.0 -30.0
10 Aroldis Chapman (CIN - RP)120 1 37 11.7 9.6 72.0 -48.0
11 Jason Grilli (LAA - RP)141 5 34 13.1 4.8 197.0 +56.0
12 Jonathan Papelbon (PHI - RP)150 5 32 15.3 4.8 142.0 -8.0
13 Addison Reed (ARI - RP)155 7 30 16.1 4.9 184.0 +29.0
14 Rafael Soriano (WSH - RP)159 8 33 16.8 5.1 155.0 -4.0
15 Jim Johnson (DET - RP)162 9 33 17.0 4.7 228.0 +66.0
16 Ernesto Frieri (PIT - RP)163 3 28 17.2 4.8 230.0 +67.0
17 Steve Cishek (MIA - RP)172 8 29 18.4 4.3 140.0 -32.0
18 Grant Balfour (TB - RP)173 10 27 19.0 4.2 205.0 +32.0
19 Casey Janssen (TOR - RP)182 8 41 20.0 6.0 168.0 -14.0
20 Fernando Rodney (SEA - RP)192 7 34 22.8 5.0 179.0 -13.0
21 Huston Street (LAA - RP)203 9 32 23.9 4.5 160.0 -43.0
22 Jim Henderson (MIL - RP) D60201 12 53 24.8 6.1 273.0 +72.0
23 John Axford (PIT - RP)218 10 45 27.3 6.5 282.0 +64.0
24 Joakim Soria (DET - RP)225 8 50 24.3 9.1 193.0 -32.0
25 Michael Wacha (STL - SP,RP)106 1 43 9.1 7.8 127.0 +21.0
26 Tommy Hunter (BAL - RP)232 13 71 29.8 6.9 264.0 +32.0
27 Jose Veras (HOU - RP)242 21 70 31.0 6.1 294.0 +52.0
28 Anthony Cingrani (CIN - SP,RP)145 6 42 16.6 9.1 190.0 +45.0
29 Andrew Cashner (SD - SP,RP)146 3 40 16.2 6.7 141.0 -5.0
30 Drew Smyly (TB - SP,RP)235 11 42 29.2 7.0 232.0 -3.0
31 Rex Brothers (COL - RP)265 16 57 33.0 6.0 364.0 +99.0
32 Alex Wood (ATL - SP,RP)210 8 41 25.7 7.9 188.0 -22.0
33 LaTroy Hawkins (COL - RP)280 21 70 35.1 7.4 307.0 +27.0
34 Neftali Feliz (TEX - RP)271 6 137 39.3 20.0 326.0 +55.0
35 Tyson Ross (SD - SP,RP)251 7 115 33.0 16.1 164.0 -87.0
36 Danny Farquhar (SEA - RP)297 21 74 38.1 8.3    
37 Joaquin Benoit (SD - RP)291 25 53 36.0 5.9 316.0 +25.0
38 Mark Melancon (PIT - RP)311 24 48 37.7 5.4 242.0 -69.0
39 J.J. Hoover (CIN - RP)327 23 89 39.7 12.5 358.0 +31.0
40 Cody Allen (CLE - RP)309 20 61 39.1 7.6 252.0 -57.0
41 Sergio Santos (TOR - RP)351 22 75 39.8 10.8    
42 Tyler Clippard (WSH - RP)347 19 54 40.4 7.1    
43 Carlos Martinez (STL - RP,SP)326 19 64 41.3 9.7    
44 Chad Qualls (HOU - RP)350 27 135 45.8 18.7 341.0 -9.0
45 Hector Santiago (LAA - SP,RP)308 23 69 39.9 13.6    
46 Francisco Rodriguez (MIL - RP)342 7 85 42.1 21.4 207.0 -135.0
47 Pedro Strop (CHC - RP)364 27 108 46.4 15.1    
48 Darren O'Day (BAL - RP)555 24 64 45.6 9.7    
49 Joshua Fields (HOU - RP)428 27 168 54.4 30.2    
50 Jake McGee (TB - RP)463 32 54 44.4 6.2 288.0 -175.0
51 Edward Mujica (BOS - RP)472 33 67 47.2 9.4    
52 Matt Lindstrom (CWS - RP)371 25 135 58.2 34.3    
53 Jonathan Broxton (MIL - RP)459 30 156 58.9 39.0    
54 Brian Wilson (LAD - RP)564 34 108 51.4 15.3    
55 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP,RP)361 31 73 48.2 11.9 327.0 -34.0
56 J.J. Putz (ARI - RP)432 31 93 50.7 16.5    
57 Heath Bell (TB - RP)448 34 116 52.7 21.1    
58 Sean Doolittle (OAK - RP)386 14 76 47.4 19.0 213.0 -173.0
59 Kelvin Herrera (KC - RP)477 30 68 48.1 10.2    
60 Carlos Martinez (MIA - RP,SP)377 32 76 45.9 14.9    
61 Ryan Cook (OAK - RP)562 34 83 52.5 14.1    
62 Luke Gregerson (OAK - RP)443 35 78 49.2 10.7    
63 A.J. Ramos (MIA - RP)424 24 124 58.3 31.0    
64 Jason Motte (STL - RP)450 35 149 60.1 28.5    
65 Jose Valverde (NYM - RP)440 26 179 86.8 57.0    
66 Joe Smith (LAA - RP)462 31 113 58.4 25.0 334.0 -128.0
67 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP,RP)418 27 84 53.5 20.7 280.0 -138.0
68 Hector Rondon (CHC - RP)392 26 198 100.0 73.9 329.0 -63.0
69 Junichi Tazawa (BOS - RP)522 35 86 53.0 12.6    
70 Steve Delabar (TOR - RP)486 36 93 55.4 20.2    
71 Jenrry Mejia (NYM - SP,RP)379 21 40 30.5 9.5 315.0 -64.0
72 Randall Delgado (ARI - SP,RP)409 13 13 13.0 0.0    
73 Joel Peralta (TB - RP)516 40 72 55.1 11.5 397.0 -119.0
74 Neal Cotts (TEX - RP)452 28 118 67.5 31.0    
75 Brandon Kintzler (MIL - RP)496 36 92 57.8 21.8    
76 Jordan Walden (ATL - RP)520 38 91 56.2 14.4    
77 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP,RP)474 38 106 56.8 19.8    
78 Zach Britton (BAL - SP,RP)430 24 24 24.0 0.0 258.0 -172.0
79 Jesse Chavez (OAK - SP,RP)383 36 155 64.7 40.8 239.0 -144.0
80 Tom Wilhelmsen (SEA - RP)662 37 119 76.4 33.1    
81 Nick Vincent (SD - RP)513 29 59 48.3 12.1    
82 Drew Storen (WSH - RP)581 37 88 60.6 14.5 373.0 -208.0
83 Daniel Webb (CWS - RP)495 39 240 85.1 62.9    
84 Brad Ziegler (ARI - RP)598 42 86 55.3 12.2    
85 Robbie Ross (TEX - SP,RP)500 41 81 55.0 14.5    
86 Dellin Betances (NYY - RP)488 29 195 123.3 69.6 339.0 -149.0
87 Carlos Villanueva (CHC - SP,RP)552 29 132 86.3 42.9    
88 Kevin Siegrist (STL - RP)589 31 82 62.6 15.5    
89 Ronald Belisario (CWS - RP)494 32 122 89.7 40.9    
90 Steven Rodriguez (LAD - RP)480 33 97 73.5 24.3    
91 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP,RP)542 34 199 96.8 64.5 351.0 -191.0
92 Kyle Farnsworth (HOU - RP)719 35 208 145.0 78.1    
93 Tony Watson (PIT - RP)524 41 90 59.0 16.1    
94 Wade Davis (KC - SP,RP)682 38 83 60.5 22.5 371.0 -311.0
95 Brett Cecil (TOR - RP)584 39 125 71.7 26.2    
96 Dane De La Rosa (LAA - RP)523 44 103 69.5 21.4    
97 Bryan Shaw (CLE - RP)527 40 110 67.2 24.3    
98 Alfredo Simon (CIN - SP,RP)578 41 90 65.5 24.5 299.0 -279.0
99 Casey Fien (MIN - RP)490 41 84 67.7 19.0    
100 Alexander Torres (SD - RP)438 42 114 86.0 26.7    
101 Roberto Hernandez (LAD - SP,RP)635 42 52 47.0 5.0    
102 Kyle Drabek (TOR - RP)537 44 228 103.5 73.4    
103 Yusmeiro Petit (SF - SP,RP)445 44 58 51.0 7.0    
104 Jerome Williams (PHI - SP,RP)528 45 214 93.3 69.9    
105 Antonio Bastardo (PHI - RP)569 45 114 73.3 21.7    
106 Tim Stauffer (SD - SP,RP)509 45 100 82.0 21.8    
107 David Carpenter (ATL - RP)521 47 82 64.2 11.7    
108 Victor Black (NYM - RP)558 48 243 114.2 70.3    
109 Craig Stammen (WSH - RP)557 48 112 75.0 27.1    
110 Sam LeCure (CIN - RP)514 48 102 74.0 21.1    
111 Tyler Thornburg (MIL - SP,RP) D60605 48 77 62.5 14.5    
112 Aaron Loup (TOR - RP)583 49 108 76.8 21.0    
113 Mike Dunn (MIA - RP)565 49 87 73.0 17.0    
114 Tom Koehler (MIA - SP,RP)644 49 61 55.0 6.0    
115 Arodys Vizcaino (CHC - RP)603 50 185 108.8 53.0    
116 Dylan Bundy (BAL - RP)  50 120 85.0 35.0    
117 Josh Collmenter (ARI - SP,RP)532 50 106 69.2 19.8    
118 Vinnie Pestano (LAA - RP)668 51 154 102.5 51.5    
119 Bruce Chen (KC - SP,RP)590 51 87 69.0 18.0    
120 David Phelps (NYY - SP,RP)684 53 183 89.0 47.5    
121 Santiago Casilla (SF - RP)728 53 123 79.9 27.2 346.0 -382.0
122 Andrew Bailey (RP)  54 151 102.5 48.5    
123 Will Smith (MIL - RP)658 54 127 90.5 36.5    
124 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP,RP)393 54 90 72.0 18.0 226.0 -167.0
125 Al Alburquerque (DET - RP)579 56 116 86.0 23.4    
126 Marcus Stroman (TOR - SP,RP)863 56 73 64.5 8.5 306.0 -557.0
127 Caleb Thielbar (MIN - RP)750 57 57 57.0 0.0    
128 J.P. Howell (LAD - RP)536 58 94 84.8 15.4    
129 Charlie Furbush (SEA - RP)539 59 59 59.0 0.0    
130 Franklin Morales (COL - SP,RP)550 60 181 120.5 60.5    
131 Matt Belisle (COL - RP)545 60 107 77.0 19.1    
132 Brandon Maurer (SEA - SP,RP)838 62 116 89.0 27.0    
133 Jean Machi (SF - RP)646 62 96 79.0 17.0    
134 Evan Meek (BAL - RP)  63 212 136.0 60.9    
135 Matt Thornton (WSH - RP)734 63 191 121.3 52.9    
136 Luis Avilan (ATL - RP)574 64 103 81.0 15.2    
137 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP)696 65 236 150.5 85.5    
138 Louis Coleman (KC - RP)567 65 109 80.7 20.1    
139 Jared Burton (MIN - RP)616 65 97 79.3 12.3    
140 Dan Otero (OAK - RP)705 67 159 113.0 46.0    
141 Manny Parra (CIN - RP)577 67 105 81.3 16.9    
142 Carlos Torres (NYM - SP,RP)600 67 67 67.0 0.0    
143 Dale Thayer (SD - RP)607 68 99 86.3 13.3    
144 Shawn Kelley (NYY - RP)570 69 161 105.0 37.4    
145 Scott Downs (KC - RP)794 69 126 102.0 24.1    
146 Craig Breslow (BOS - RP)764 69 117 93.0 24.0    
147 Joba Chamberlain (DET - RP)767 71 235 169.7 71.0    
148 James Russell (ATL - RP)706 73 177 114.6 46.3    
149 Tom Gorzelanny (MIL - SP,RP)606 73 88 80.5 7.5    
150 Will Harris (ARI - RP)599 75 102 88.5 13.5    
151 Ryan Webb (BAL - RP)710 81 114 101.5 13.4    
152 Jerry Blevins (WSH - RP)591 81 111 91.0 14.1    
153 Javier Lopez (SF - RP)593 82 124 103.0 21.0    
154 Boone Logan (COL - RP) D60595 84 122 103.0 19.0    
155 Jason Frasor (KC - RP)597 85 121 103.0 18.0    
156 Adam Ottavino (COL - RP)637 86 107 96.5 10.5    
157 Chia-Jen Lo (HOU - RP)753 88 221 154.5 66.5    
158 Kyuji Fujikawa (CHC - RP)580 89 212 160.7 52.2    
159 Randy Choate (STL - RP)612 94 127 110.5 16.5    
160 Aaron Crow (KC - RP)675 95 148 122.7 21.7    
161 Brian Matusz (BAL - RP)708 98 141 119.5 21.5    
162 Blake Parker (CHC - RP)618 98 98 98.0 0.0    
163 Erik Bedard (TB - SP,RP)747 99 99 99.0 0.0    
164 Michael Gonzalez (RP)620 99 99 99.0 0.0    
165 Jamey Wright (LAD - RP)628 100 104 102.0 2.0    
166 Burke Badenhop (BOS - RP)623 101 158 129.5 28.5    
167 Justin Wilson (PIT - RP)505 103 106 104.5 1.5    
168 Yoervis Medina (SEA - RP)613 104 115 109.5 5.5    
169 Ryan Madson (RP) D60798 105 144 128.3 16.8    
170 Wesley Wright (CHC - RP)631 105 129 117.0 12.0    
171 Justin De Fratus (PHI - RP)759 109 226 167.5 58.5    
172 Oliver Perez (ARI - RP)  109 140 124.5 15.5    
173 Joe Thatcher (LAA - RP)854 111 152 131.5 20.5    
174 Wilton Lopez (COL - RP)699 112 126 119.0 7.0    
175 Marc Rzepczynski (CLE - RP)770 113 130 121.5 8.5    
176 Seth Maness (STL - RP)659 117 138 127.5 10.5    
177 Jake Diekman (PHI - RP)691 118 180 149.0 31.0    
178 Andrew Miller (BAL - RP)721 118 121 119.5 1.5    
179 Chris Perez (LAD - RP)652 119 156 137.5 18.5    
180 Dustin McGowan (TOR - SP,RP)754 123 123 123.0 0.0    
181 Jonny Venters (ATL - RP) D60625 128 175 151.5 23.5    
182 Troy Patton (SD - RP) D60698 128 159 143.5 15.5    
183 Cesar Ramos (TB - SP,RP)553 129 150 139.5 10.5    
184 Tim Collins (KC - RP)666 131 131 131.0 0.0    
185 Kevin Jepsen (LAA - RP)724 132 193 162.5 30.5    
186 Vin Mazzaro (PIT - RP)704 134 183 158.5 24.5    
187 Heath Hembree (BOS - RP)  136 184 160.0 24.0    
188 Logan Ondrusek (CIN - RP)678 137 147 142.0 5.0    
189 Carter Capps (MIA - RP)497 138 187 162.5 24.5    
190 Ian Krol (DET - RP)786 139 194 166.5 27.5    
191 Chad Gaudin (SP,RP)869 139 139 139.0 0.0    
192 George Kontos (SF - RP)640 140 140 140.0 0.0    
193 Scott Rice (NYM - RP)757 141 155 148.0 7.0    
194 Bradley Boxberger (TB - RP)596 142 222 182.0 40.0    
195 Fernando Salas (LAA - RP)746 142 153 147.5 5.5    
196 Nick Masset (COL - RP)  144 144 144.0 0.0    
197 Dan Jennings (MIA - RP)673 145 145 145.0 0.0    
198 Anthony Swarzak (MIN - RP)543 146 174 160.0 14.0    
199 Scott Atchison (CLE - RP)744 147 147 147.0 0.0    
200 Chris Capuano (NYY - SP,RP)517 148 148 148.0 0.0    
201 Mike Adams (PHI - RP)748 149 167 158.0 9.0    
202 Octavio Dotel (RP) D60  150 150 150.0 0.0    
203 Michael Tonkin (MIN - RP)773 151 151 151.0 0.0    
204 Brandon Workman (BOS - SP,RP)602 152 152 152.0 0.0    
205 Stolmy Pimentel (PIT - RP)619 154 170 162.0 8.0    
206 Pat Neshek (STL - RP)  157 204 180.5 23.5    
207 Carlos Marmol (MIA - RP)  157 197 177.0 20.0    
208 Josh Outman (NYY - RP)715 158 162 160.0 2.0    
209 Brian Duensing (MIN - RP)736 160 170 165.0 5.0    
210 Stephen Pryor (MIN - RP)700 162 166 164.0 2.0    
211 Drew Pomeranz (OAK - SP,RP)775 163 163 163.0 0.0    
212 Adam Warren (NYY - RP)742 163 163 163.0 0.0    
213 Preston Claiborne (NYY - RP)722 164 164 164.0 0.0    
214 Cristhian Martinez (RP) D15  164 164 164.0 0.0    
215 Brandon Gomes (TB - RP)867 165 167 166.0 1.0    
216 Frank Francisco (CWS - RP)  166 166 166.0 0.0    
217 Eric O'Flaherty (OAK - RP)783 168 168 168.0 0.0    
218 Brad Brach (BAL - RP)779 169 211 190.0 21.0    
219 Donnie Veal (CWS - RP)805 169 185 177.0 8.0    
220 Luke Putkonen (DET - RP) D60880 171 171 171.0 0.0    
221 Alfredo Figaro (MIL - SP,RP)690 171 171 171.0 0.0    
222 Ryan Mattheus (WSH - RP)790 172 213 192.5 20.5    
223 Jeremy Affeldt (SF - RP)761 172 184 178.0 6.0 381.0 -380.0
224 B.J. Rosenberg (PHI - RP)812 173 173 173.0 0.0    
225 Robert Wooten (MIL - RP)776 173 173 173.0 0.0    
226 Brad Hand (MIA - RP,SP)895 174 174 174.0 0.0    
227 Brandon League (LAD - RP)732 175 207 191.0 16.0    
228 Bryan Morris (MIA - RP)689 176 234 205.0 29.0    
229 Luis Ayala (RP)  176 176 176.0 0.0    
230 Francisley Bueno (KC - RP)872 177 177 177.0 0.0    
231 Steve Johnson (BAL - RP)632 178 178 178.0 0.0    
232 Evan Scribner (OAK - RP)797 178 178 178.0 0.0    
233 Jeanmar Gomez (PIT - SP,RP)808 179 179 179.0 0.0    
234 Juan Carlos Oviedo (TB - RP)843 180 188 184.0 4.0    
235 Maikel Cleto (CWS - RP)  182 210 196.0 14.0    
236 Michael Kohn (LAA - RP)731 182 182 182.0 0.0    
237 Matt Guerrier (MIN - RP)  186 186 186.0 0.0    
238 Josh Lueke (TB - RP)816 186 186 186.0 0.0    
239 Evan Reed (DET - RP)780 187 202 194.5 7.5    
240 Josh Edgin (NYM - RP)718 188 188 188.0 0.0    
241 Kevin Chapman (HOU - RP)804 189 189 189.0 0.0    
242 Anthony Bass (HOU - RP)825 190 231 210.5 20.5    
243 Luis Marte (DET - RP)  190 190 190.0 0.0    
244 Rafael Betancourt (RP)  191 191 191.0 0.0    
245 Scott Elbert (LAD - RP)831 193 193 193.0 0.0    
246 Fernando Abad (OAK - RP)  195 202 198.5 3.5    
247 Joel Hanrahan (DET - RP) D60  196 196 196.0 0.0    
248 Christian Garcia (WSH - RP)  197 197 197.0 0.0    
249 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP,RP)  198 198 198.0 0.0    
250 Michael Kirkman (TEX - RP)846 199 199 199.0 0.0    
251 Blake Wood (CLE - RP)870 200 225 212.5 12.5    
252 Esmil Rogers (NYY - SP,RP)894 200 200 200.0 0.0    
253 Brett Marshall (CIN - RP) D60730 201 201 201.0 0.0    
254 Javy Guerra (CWS - RP)841 203 203 203.0 0.0    
255 Mitchell Boggs (CWS - RP)  204 204 204.0 0.0    
256 Brandon Lyon (RP)  205 206 205.5 0.5    
257 Brett Myers (SP,RP) D60  205 205 205.0 0.0    
258 Jeremy Jeffress (MIL - RP)711 206 206 206.0 0.0    
259 Hector Noesi (CWS - SP,RP)  209 209 209.0 0.0    
260 Travis Blackley (SP,RP)  209 209 209.0 0.0    
261 Cesar Cabral (NYY - RP)823 211 211 211.0 0.0    
262 Jeff Manship (PHI - SP,RP)946 213 213 213.0 0.0    
263 Josh Stinson (BAL - RP)912 214 214 214.0 0.0    
264 Phil Coke (DET - RP)738 215 223 219.0 4.0    
265 Jose Ceda (RP) D60  215 215 215.0 0.0    
266 Joe Blanton (LAA - SP,RP)771 216 216 216.0 0.0    
267 Jose Arredondo (RP)  216 216 216.0 0.0    
268 Sam Freeman (STL - RP)  217 217 217.0 0.0    
269 Rich Hill (NYY - RP)  218 218 218.0 0.0    
270 Tony Sipp (HOU - RP)  219 219 219.0 0.0    
271 Nick Hagadone (CLE - RP)687 220 220 220.0 0.0    
272 Joe Savery (OAK - RP)788 224 224 224.0 0.0    
273 Jared Hughes (PIT - RP)815 227 227 227.0 0.0    
274 Michael Stutes (PHI - RP)881 229 229 229.0 0.0    
275 Kameron Loe (SF - RP)  230 230 230.0 0.0    
276 Jeremy Horst (PHI - RP)885 232 232 232.0 0.0    
277 Rubby De La Rosa (BOS - SP,RP)782 233 233 233.0 0.0    
278 Shawn Camp (PHI - RP)893 237 237 237.0 0.0    
279 Brad Lincoln (PHI - RP)692 238 238 238.0 0.0    
280 Josh Roenicke (RP)  239 239 239.0 0.0    
281 Peter Moylan (RP)  244 244 244.0 0.0