2015 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

ECR™ | Expert Consensus Ranking

Starting Pitchers Rankings: 60 of 73 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 9 3.3 1.3 13.0 -1.0
4 Chris Sale (CWS - SP) 21 2 20 5.6 2.8 18.0 -3.0
5 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 23 2 13 6.0 2.0 25.0 +2.0
6 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 25 2 11 6.1 1.9 30.0 +5.0
7 David Price (DET - SP) 29 3 26 7.0 3.1 22.0 -7.0
8 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 31 3 18 7.7 2.6 31.0
9 Zack Greinke (LAD - SP) 38 6 22 9.6 2.4 32.0 -6.0
10 Johnny Cueto (CIN - SP) 39 3 15 10.0 2.7 42.0 +3.0
11 Jordan Zimmermann (WSH - SP) 44 5 19 12.2 2.3 47.0 +3.0
12 Cole Hamels (PHI - SP) 47 6 50 13.0 5.6 51.0 +4.0
13 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 48 4 21 13.4 3.0 64.0 +16.0
14 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 58 5 35 15.1 5.5 41.0 -17.0
15 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 64 7 26 15.8 4.1 77.0 +13.0
16 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 74 10 37 19.0 5.2 60.0 -14.0
17 Jeff Samardzija (CWS - SP) 75 11 32 19.7 4.7 86.0 +11.0
18 James Shields (SD - SP) 82 10 39 21.1 5.1 71.0 -11.0
19 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA - SP) 85 14 35 21.3 4.7 123.0 +38.0
20 Gerrit Cole (PIT - SP) 81 11 50 21.3 7.0 65.0 -16.0
21 Jake Arrieta (CHC - SP) 84 11 46 22.3 6.3 106.0 +22.0
22 Sonny Gray (OAK - SP) 88 13 45 24.7 7.2 85.0 -3.0
23 Alex Wood (ATL - SP,RP) 93 13 76 25.5 8.9 126.0 +33.0
24 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 92 10 42 25.5 6.1 76.0 -16.0
25 Jacob DeGrom (NYM - SP) 94 9 45 26.1 7.6 115.0 +21.0
26 Tyson Ross (SD - SP) 96 14 58 26.8 7.7 88.0 -8.0
27 Alex Cobb (TB - SP) DL15 101 15 68 27.8 9.9 118.0 +17.0
28 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP,RP) 103 10 67 27.9 10.6 79.0 -24.0
29 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) DL15 114 16 63 30.8 9.1 121.0 +7.0
30 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 117 14 79 31.2 11.8 100.0 -17.0
31 Anibal Sanchez (DET - SP) 127 19 58 32.8 7.1 97.0 -30.0
32 Lance Lynn (STL - SP) 136 25 74 35.7 8.0 148.0 +12.0
33 Michael Wacha (STL - SP) 139 18 63 35.8 8.4 94.0 -45.0
34 Phil Hughes (MIN - SP) 132 17 63 35.3 9.2 154.0 +22.0
35 Andrew Cashner (SD - SP) 143 22 57 37.9 7.4 127.0 -16.0
36 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 144 25 70 39.2 8.6 114.0 -30.0
37 Doug Fister (WSH - SP) 149 28 82 39.6 11.3 137.0 -12.0
38 Yordano Ventura (KC - SP) 155 19 60 41.9 7.0 178.0 +23.0
39 Ian Kennedy (SD - SP) DL15 154 26 72 42.2 9.4 168.0 +14.0
40 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) DL15 157 22 127 42.7 17.9 152.0 -5.0
41 Francisco Liriano (PIT - SP) 159 24 67 43.1 8.5 165.0 +6.0
42 Mat Latos (MIA - SP) 166 21 79 43.3 12.6 171.0 +5.0
43 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 164 23 81 44.3 10.1 167.0 +3.0
44 Jose Quintana (CWS - SP) 163 30 69 45.0 8.3 158.0 -5.0
45 Drew Smyly (TB - SP) DL15 167 26 63 45.0 7.5 181.0 +14.0
46 Homer Bailey (CIN - SP) DL15 171 29 71 45.7 9.0 192.0 +21.0
47 Jered Weaver (LAA - SP) 172 24 79 47.1 10.3 211.0 +39.0
48 Mike Fiers (MIL - SP) 174 17 77 48.6 12.9 306.0 +132.0
49 Michael Pineda (NYY - SP) 173 11 65 47.9 11.8 202.0 +29.0
50 Scott Kazmir (OAK - SP) 179 31 85 49.6 10.3 228.0 +49.0
51 Matt Shoemaker (LAA - SP,RP) 185 19 74 50.0 12.1 135.0 -50.0
52 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 190 30 75 53.6 8.4 198.0 +8.0
53 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 192 35 71 53.8 7.0 128.0 -64.0
54 Brandon McCarthy (LAD - SP) 200 30 85 54.7 12.1 184.0 -16.0
55 Justin Verlander (DET - SP) DL15 199 33 125 57.3 18.0 197.0 -2.0
56 Drew Hutchison (TOR - SP) 206 34 85 57.1 11.6 231.0 +25.0
57 John Lackey (STL - SP) 215 24 121 59.8 13.6 311.0 +96.0
58 Jose Fernandez (MIA - SP) DL15 214 35 93 59.0 13.7 182.0 -32.0
59 Matt Cain (SF - SP) DL15 219 25 124 62.0 14.0 237.0 +18.0
60 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 227 46 98 64.9 10.9 215.0 -12.0
61 Taijuan Walker (SEA - SP) 221 20 146 61.9 20.2 235.0 +14.0
62 Shelby Miller (ATL - SP) 239 41 116 66.3 13.1 191.0 -48.0
63 Chris Tillman (BAL - SP) 232 31 97 65.0 12.6 232.0
64 R.A. Dickey (TOR - SP) 240 25 100 68.5 12.1 312.0 +72.0
65 Kyle Lohse (MIL - SP) 248 44 98 68.5 9.7 271.0 +23.0
66 James Paxton (SEA - SP) 245 26 110 67.6 14.2 238.0 -7.0
67 Derek Holland (TEX - SP) DL60 250 23 87 64.4 13.5    
68 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP) 257 48 109 69.8 11.6 269.0 +12.0
69 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 254 49 112 72.0 15.1 203.0 -51.0
70 A.J. Burnett (PIT - SP) 262 42 111 72.8 11.6 257.0 -5.0
71 Henderson Alvarez (MIA - SP) DL15 267 52 128 75.6 14.6    
72 Jesse Hahn (OAK - SP) 264 40 115 74.6 14.9 246.0 -18.0
73 Jason Hammel (CHC - SP) 272 48 104 75.4 13.5 314.0 +42.0
74 Mike Minor (ATL - SP) DL15 274 51 135 80.0 17.7 266.0 -8.0
75 Wily Peralta (MIL - SP) 265 40 103 75.3 14.2 313.0 +48.0
76 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) 260 47 171 78.6 28.4 249.0 -11.0
77 Danny Duffy (KC - SP,RP) 273 36 104 75.1 15.0 248.0 -25.0
78 Matt Garza (MIL - SP) 269 41 95 74.5 11.6    
79 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP) 270 37 145 82.1 22.5    
80 Yusmeiro Petit (SF - SP,RP) 278 48 162 80.7 23.1 279.0 +1.0
81 Jake Peavy (SF - SP) 289 42 111 76.3 15.5 304.0 +15.0
82 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP,RP) 277 47 138 78.4 20.9 299.0 +22.0
83 Mike Leake (CIN - SP) 284 59 100 79.2 10.5 315.0 +31.0
84 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP) 299 49 149 84.3 16.7 274.0 -25.0
85 Nathan Eovaldi (NYY - SP) 285 51 171 84.9 22.0 309.0 +24.0
86 Wei-Yin Chen (BAL - SP) 300 52 105 82.6 13.6    
87 Wade Miley (BOS - SP) 301 59 116 85.2 13.8 268.0 -33.0
88 Jenrry Mejia (NYM - SP,RP) DL15 282 47 102 76.5 13.7    
89 Jonathon Niese (NYM - SP) 339 59 120 85.8 10.8 256.0 -83.0
90 Shane Greene (DET - SP) 326 61 119 86.8 14.5 273.0 -53.0
91 Drew Pomeranz (OAK - SP,RP) 303 49 111 84.3 19.6 244.0 -59.0
92 CC Sabathia (NYY - SP) 327 56 118 87.0 14.7 282.0 -45.0
93 Bartolo Colon (NYM - SP) 310 63 109 85.6 12.3    
94 Yovani Gallardo (TEX - SP) 322 38 123 87.6 14.9    
95 Clay Buchholz (BOS - SP) 311 25 121 86.0 17.9 196.0 -115.0
96 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 329 46 117 85.9 15.2    
97 Josh Collmenter (ARI - SP,RP) 308 56 120 89.2 16.7    
98 Jimmy Nelson (MIL - SP) 337 61 140 91.6 16.6 297.0 -40.0
99 Aaron Sanchez (TOR - RP,SP) 314 29 184 95.2 32.5    
100 Tim Hudson (SF - SP) 344 66 122 90.1 12.9    
101 T.J. House (CLE - SP) 341 64 122 91.4 16.3    
102 Dan Haren (MIA - SP) 363 68 123 93.0 15.8    
103 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) 347 52 164 100.6 26.7    
104 Carlos Rodon (CWS - RP,SP) 370 50 174 97.6 25.7    
105 Bud Norris (BAL - SP) 345 62 122 94.2 13.8    
106 C.J. Wilson (LAA - SP) 383 76 159 98.1 13.9    
107 Daniel Norris (TOR - SP,RP) 348 52 130 95.5 19.3 247.0 -101.0
108 Archie Bradley (ARI - SP) 405 70 198 107.5 30.1    
109 Justin Masterson (BOS - SP) 371 65 145 99.5 16.8    
110 Anthony Cingrani (CIN - SP) 360 37 149 102.8 26.3    
111 Jarred Cosart (MIA - SP) 385 74 129 103.5 17.6    
112 Brett Anderson (LAD - SP) 484 75 135 105.8 17.7    
113 Jason Vargas (KC - SP) 381 68 127 100.5 15.2    
114 Chase Anderson (ARI - SP) 389 78 129 103.1 15.2    
115 Zach McAllister (CLE - SP,RP) 368 63 161 104.1 28.4    
116 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - SP,RP) 430 76 188 116.2 37.8    
117 Mark Buehrle (TOR - SP) 386 63 129 103.1 13.1    
118 Brandon Morrow (SD - SP,RP) 462 79 160 107.9 20.5    
119 Jesse Chavez (OAK - SP,RP) 486 77 153 107.5 21.8    
120 Jeremy Hellickson (ARI - SP) 372 69 182 115.9 24.5    
121 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP,RP) 419 79 151 110.5 17.9    
122 Miguel Gonzalez (BAL - SP) 432 83 161 107.2 18.0    
123 Kyle Gibson (MIN - SP) 441 79 180 113.7 22.2    
124 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) 514 82 165 113.4 24.6    
125 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP,RP) 416 80 154 111.8 18.1    
126 Jaime Garcia (STL - SP) DL15 496 67 141 108.1 23.1    
127 Dillon Gee (NYM - SP) 445 76 157 111.6 17.1    
128 Tim Lincecum (SF - SP,RP) 417 80 158 112.2 18.8    
129 J.A. Happ (SEA - SP) 440 81 130 107.5 14.7    
130 Alfredo Simon (DET - SP) 418 82 173 109.2 18.8    
131 Jeff Locke (PIT - SP) 446 87 137 111.4 16.1    
132 Matt Moore (TB - SP) DL60 506 80 154 120.4 19.2    
133 Marco Gonzales (STL - SP,RP) 623 89 124 102.2 12.6    
134 Rafael Montero (NYM - SP,RP) 510 83 145 115.8 26.3    
135 Edinson Volquez (KC - SP) 434 87 168 113.3 17.3    
136 Carlos Martinez (RP,SP) 411 87 97 91.7 4.1    
137 Tom Koehler (MIA - SP) 423 85 138 114.4 14.8    
138 Colby Lewis (TEX - SP) 398 85 175 127.8 34.8    
139 Vance Worley (PIT - SP) 488 88 133 109.3 11.8    
140 Kris Medlen (KC - SP) DL60 501 89 200 128.0 36.6    
141 Vidal Nuno (ARI - SP) 458 87 165 114.0 27.2    
142 Patrick Corbin (ARI - SP) DL15 504 90 172 121.6 25.7    
143 Roberto Hernandez (HOU - SP) 893 84 231 157.5 73.5    
144 Hector Santiago (LAA - SP,RP) 469 88 156 119.6 18.9    
145 Jonathan Gray (COL - SP) 867 85 186 147.6 41.1    
146 David Phelps (MIA - SP,RP) 483 86 146 118.8 18.2    
147 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI - SP) 454 87 204 122.8 28.4    
148 Tyler Matzek (COL - SP) 503 95 170 132.1 25.7    
149 Dylan Bundy (BAL - RP,SP) 897 89 234 167.3 59.8    
150 Brandon Beachy (LAD - SP) DL60 508 92 229 147.6 47.9    
151 Tommy Milone (MIN - SP) 485 94 195 135.0 29.3    
152 Charlie Morton (PIT - SP) DL15 461 94 158 121.0 19.0    
153 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP) 525 95 187 133.5 24.7    
154 Jorge De La Rosa (COL - SP) DL15 472 97 127 111.9 10.4    
155 Odrisamer Despaigne (SD - SP) 599 97 129 113.0 11.6    
156 Eddie Butler (COL - SP) 886 100 223 168.3 47.7    
157 Josh Johnson (SD - SP) DL15 624 100 202 145.0 29.9    
158 Brandon Maurer (SD - SP,RP) 544 101 153 127.0 26.0    
159 Roenis Elias (SEA - SP) 542 102 177 128.1 22.4    
160 Jarrod Parker (OAK - SP,RP) DL15 620 103 190 146.0 33.8    
161 Ubaldo Jimenez (BAL - SP) 518 103 179 138.3 27.9    
162 Ryan Vogelsong (SF - SP) 549 103 160 134.4 19.5    
163 Alexander Colome (TB - SP) DL15 553 104 180 140.0 26.6    
164 Daniel Straily (HOU - SP,RP) 491 104 150 130.7 17.4    
165 Tsuyoshi Wada (CHC - SP) DL15 626 105 161 130.9 17.7    
166 Travis Wood (CHC - SP) 429 105 158 127.9 17.6    
167 Allen Webster (ARI - SP) 569 107 206 172.3 39.8    
168 Nick Tropeano (LAA - SP) 784 107 167 132.6 20.8    
169 Scott Feldman (HOU - SP) 435 108 144 123.6 13.2    
170 Matthew Wisler (SD - SP) 572 109 243 176.0 67.0    
171 Randall Delgado (ARI - SP,RP) 869 110 189 152.7 32.6    
172 Ivan Nova (NYY - SP) DL60 614 110 172 143.9 19.3    
173 Jeremy Guthrie (KC - SP) 538 110 150 128.8 10.3    
174 Trevor Cahill (ATL - SP,RP) 448 111 181 135.0 27.7    
175 Alex Meyer (MIN - SP) 577 112 174 150.0 23.6    
176 Ricky Nolasco (MIN - SP) DL15 474 112 141 128.0 7.9    
177 Chad Billingsley (PHI - SP) DL15 907 113 248 176.3 55.4    
178 Matt Andriese (TB - SP) 573 115 222 171.3 43.9    
179 Erasmo Ramirez (TB - SP,RP) 854 115 183 145.0 27.2    
180 Jhoulys Chacin (COL - SP) 537 115 176 138.7 26.7    
181 Edwin Jackson (CHC - SP) 863 115 174 152.3 26.5    
182 Brett Oberholtzer (HOU - SP) DL15 489 115 148 131.6 9.3    
183 A.J. Griffin (OAK - SP) DL60 609 117 170 139.8 18.3    
184 David Hale (COL - SP,RP) DL15 917 118 257 190.7 56.9    
185 Nathan Karns (TB - SP) 464 119 175 139.0 25.5    
186 Joe Wieland (LAD - P,SP,RP) 589 123 194 161.0 29.2    
187 Henry Owens (BOS - SP)   126 155 140.5 14.5    
188 David Buchanan (PHI - SP) 657 129 186 156.5 20.7    
189 Chase Whitley (NYY - SP,RP) 875 130 207 168.5 38.5    
190 Aaron Harang (PHI - SP) 523 132 200 147.6 22.1    
191 Asher Wojciechowski (HOU - RP,SP) 871 132 197 172.0 28.6    
192 Kyle Kendrick (COL - SP) 868 133 205 168.2 29.4    
193 Chris Capuano (NYY - SP,RP) DL15 493 137 184 151.8 18.9    
194 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP,RP) DL60 859 138 166 152.0 14.0    
195 Brandon Workman (BOS - SP,RP) DL15 642 139 185 155.7 20.8    
196 John Danks (CWS - SP) 502 141 208 164.0 26.7    
197 Jordan Lyles (COL - SP) 505 143 196 166.3 22.1    
198 Brad Peacock (HOU - SP,RP) DL15 838 143 194 165.0 21.4    
199 Jerome Williams (PHI - SP,RP) 654 148 193 173.7 18.9    
200 Hector Noesi (CWS - SP,RP) 631 150 201 180.3 19.9    
201 Samuel Deduno (HOU - SP,RP) 663 151 227 189.0 38.0    
202 Scott Baker (TEX - SP,RP) 634 152 255 203.5 51.5    
203 Franklin Morales (KC - SP,RP) 637 155 196 175.5 20.5    
204 Nicholas Tepesch (TEX - SP,RP) 552 156 226 190.7 28.6    
205 Andre Rienzo (MIA - SP,RP) 640 156 221 188.5 32.5    
206 Jacob Turner (CHC - SP,RP) DL15 865 176 198 187.0 11.0    
207 Trevor May (MIN - SP) 882 178 218 198.0 20.0    
208 Eric Stults (ATL - SP) 879 181 210 195.5 14.5    
209 Martin Perez (TEX - SP,RP) DL60 902 182 241 211.5 29.5    
210 Nick Martinez (TEX - SP,RP) 908 189 249 219.0 30.0    
211 Taylor Jungmann (MIL - SP) 913 192 252 222.0 30.0    
212 Dylan Axelrod (CIN - SP,RP) 880 199 212 205.5 6.5    
213 Jason Marquis (CIN - SP) 912 202 251 226.5 24.5