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Fantasy Baseball Closer Depth Charts

What is a baseball closer report?
A closer report provides a snapshot of the closer situation for all 30 MLB teams. Current closers are listed along with their job security in the closing role. The "Next in line" list features the order of relievers most likely to take over if a closing change is made. For more analysis, check out our latest Closer articles. Most recent update: 9/01/2020.

Arizona Diamondbacks Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Junior Guerra (RHP) FA 56.3531064.221.3624.3210243.041.35
Hector Rondon (RHP) FA 52.9511094.761.4120.2230177.651.80
Stefan Crichton (RHP) 63.15717054.001.3326.2235222.421.19
Kevin Ginkel (RHP) 54.7647084.121.3516.1181106.752.13
Atlanta Braves Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Mark Melancon (RHP) FAWeak57.9488023.801.3623.21411202.781.28
Next In Line 
Will Smith (LHP) 57.172120103.571.1616.1180164.500.94
Shane Greene (RHP) FA 62.9594083.981.2728.1210092.601.12
Luke Jackson (RHP) 55.4602044.141.4426.2200016.841.97
Chris Martin (RHP) 58.961170113.541.1518.0201061.000.61
Baltimore Orioles Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Cole Sulser (RHP) 36.8382014.741.3923.2195315.561.50
Hunter Harvey (RHP) 56.55415064.621.359.360044.151.15
Paul Fry (LHP) 58.76110124.011.3722.1290052.451.41
Travis Lakins Sr. (RHP) 47.1421044.461.4426.2251012.811.48
Boston Red Sox Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Matt Barnes (RHP)Medium62.785270113.731.3223.2319444.301.39
Next In Line 
Ryan Brasier (RHP) 60.96430184.141.2825.13002103.961.40
Austin Brice (RHP) 50.65110114.591.3620.2250055.951.53
Josh Taylor (LHP) 45.7500084.101.337.170219.821.64
Job Battle
Chicago Cubs Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Craig Kimbrel (RHP) 53.47625033.731.2515.0282135.281.43
Jeremy Jeffress (RHP) FA 59.9524063.871.3223.2178231.540.94
Rowan Wick (RHP) 55.45770113.921.3717.2204053.121.38
Cincinnati Reds Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Raisel Iglesias (RHP)Weak63.87631043.641.1823.2318222.740.91
Next In Line 
Michael Lorenzen (RHP) 116.81061054.421.4334.1350124.281.40
Amir Garrett (LHP) 59.372140133.921.3218.0261162.450.93
Pedro Strop (RHP) FA 31.4312034.411.402.230013.863.00
Cleveland Indians Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brad Hand (LHP) FAStrong61.17717023.391.1522.12916012.050.77
Next In Line 
James Karinchak (RHP) 56.88622073.281.2527.0531382.671.11
Nick Wittgren (RHP) 59.56030164.141.2624.32801103.421.01
Emmanuel Clase (RHP) 59.15810143.831.290.000000.000.00
Colorado Rockies Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jairo Diaz (RHP)Weak42.7412064.741.5120.2174037.652.25
Next In Line 
Carlos Estevez (RHP) 54.55810114.711.4024.0271367.501.75
Wade Davis (RHP) FA 27.92910006.451.584.1321020.772.77
Chicago White Sox Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Alex Colome (RHP) FAStrong60.35414033.731.2722.11612100.810.94
Next In Line 
Steve Cishek (RHP) FA 46.4451044.231.3520.2210205.401.50
Detroit Tigers Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Joe Jimenez (RHP)Medium60.76970124.521.2823.2225147.151.37
Next In Line 
Buck Farmer (RHP) 61.05520164.401.3821.0140173.801.17
Jose Cisnero (RHP) 58.56220124.131.3330.3340273.031.11
Houston Astros Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Ryan Pressly (RHP)Strong60.67427093.371.1821.02912403.861.38
Next In Line 
Blake Taylor (LHP) 53.85030124.101.4221.3171152.181.21
Kansas City Royals Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Trevor Rosenthal (RHP) FAStrong49.2645013.801.3324.33811111.900.85
Next In Line 
Scott Barlow (RHP) 68.78030154.081.3330.0392074.201.20
Greg Holland (RHP) 57.35914074.141.3828.1316021.910.95
Ian Kennedy (RHP) FA 45.1473024.671.3414.2150029.001.79
Los Angeles Angels Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Ty Buttrey (RHP)Medium63.46530134.091.2926.2185425.811.41
Next In Line 
Hansel Robles (RHP) 49.9522074.721.3517.22012010.261.74
Keynan Middleton (RHP) 39.5411074.411.3812.0110025.251.50
Los Angeles Dodgers Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenley Jansen (RHP)Strong63.07329043.691.1624.03311202.961.11
Next In Line 
Blake Treinen (RHP) 63.56480133.541.2826.2221193.861.21
Miami Marlins Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brandon Kintzler (RHP) FAWeak57.84210054.081.3524.01412212.221.36
Next In Line 
Brad Boxberger (RHP) FA 43.0452044.291.4418.0180163.001.39
Milwaukee Brewers Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Josh Hader (LHP)Strong66.610629043.091.0319.13113203.790.95
Next In Line 
Brent Suter (LHP) 77.1731093.851.2032.2380023.131.11
David Phelps (RHP) FA 51.9581054.301.3221.3310266.531.16
Minnesota Twins Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Taylor Rogers (LHP)Medium64.87328063.471.1920.2249224.051.50
Next In Line 
Sergio Romo (RHP) FA 54.75550104.501.3020.22351104.051.15
Trevor May (RHP) 59.67640173.751.2223.2382193.861.16
Job Battle
New York Mets Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Edwin Diaz (RHP) 65.910230033.051.1326.2506411.751.25
Dellin Betances (RHP) 44.45530113.921.3412.3110047.712.06
Seth Lugo (RHP) 92.61032063.841.2337.1473205.151.36
Jeurys Familia (RHP) 59.05910134.071.4527.3230153.711.46
New York Yankees Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Aroldis Chapman (LHP)Strong57.08331023.031.1412.3223203.090.86
Next In Line 
Adam Ottavino (RHP) 57.77220174.031.3618.0250325.891.58
Oakland Athletics Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Liam Hendriks (RHP)Strong66.99012022.881.0525.13714101.780.67
Next In Line 
Joakim Soria (RHP) FA 57.7622083.871.2422.1242142.821.25
Yusmeiro Petit (RHP) FA 62.35410223.321.0722.1170071.661.11
Philadelphia Phillies Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Hector Neris (RHP)Strong61.97623053.921.2922.1275344.571.71
Next In Line 
Adam Morgan (LHP) FA 27.82910114.301.3613.1160225.541.54
Tommy Hunter (RHP) FA 49.6441084.101.2725.1251284.011.14
Brandon Workman (RHP) FA 54.6648044.021.4120.2239315.952.24
Pittsburgh Pirates Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Richard Rodriguez (RHP)Weak63.06916083.931.2423.2344122.700.86
Next In Line 
Chris Stratton (RHP) 69.26520104.491.4230.0390253.901.27
Geoff Hartlieb (RHP) 38.5360074.671.5422.1190053.631.57
San Diego Padres Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Emilio Pagan (RHP)Medium63.07290123.811.1422.1232574.501.05
Next In Line 
Matt Strahm (LHP) 62.66200123.961.2021.3150252.610.87
Seattle Mariners Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Taylor Williams (RHP)Weak31.1332024.631.4315.3206126.141.43
Next In Line 
Matt Magill (RHP) MiLB 34.8393044.391.3910.1110226.101.45
Dan Altavilla (RHP) 36.8422054.401.3820.2241035.751.48
Carl Edwards Jr. (RHP) FA 32.9441073.971.285.261011.930.64
San Francisco Giants Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Tony Watson (LHP) FA 51.94230144.231.2718.01520102.500.89
Tyler Rogers (RHP) 61.352120143.971.3428.12733104.501.32
Trevor Gott (RHP) 41.9413084.581.3412.3842310.031.80
St. Louis Cardinals Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Andrew Miller (LHP) 49.55540144.001.3113.1164122.771.08
Giovanny Gallegos (RHP) 57.16860113.521.1315.0214013.600.87
John Gant (RHP) 44.5410093.881.3415.0180072.401.07
Alex Reyes (RHP) 50.35911073.991.4020.2271033.201.42
Job Battle
Tampa Bay Rays Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Diego Castillo (RHP) 63.67180143.451.2122.1234251.661.06
Jalen Beeks (LHP) 46.4461004.391.4019.1261033.261.29
Pete Fairbanks (RHP) 61.876110123.641.2827.3390372.701.39
Ryan Thompson (RHP) 55.14920124.311.3526.2231044.441.41
Texas Rangers Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Rafael Montero (RHP)Weak57.76220043.951.2418.3198004.081.02
Next In Line 
Jonathan Hernandez (RHP) 68.46640104.321.3631.1310052.901.03
Toronto Blue Jays Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Anthony Bass (RHP) FAWeak54.9483044.071.2826.2217243.511.01
Next In Line 
Rafael Dolis (RHP) 56.86180113.881.3424.0315171.501.25
Ryan Borucki (LHP) 57.15220104.461.4117.2210232.701.44
Washington Nationals Closer Depth Chart
  2021 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Daniel Hudson (RHP)Strong57.4608094.361.3321.32810506.101.26
Next In Line 
Tanner Rainey (RHP) 56.675160103.981.3520.2320192.660.74
Javy Guerra (RHP) NRI 30.9261054.541.4216.1130054.021.66