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: 2/13/2019.

  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Archie Bradley (RHP) 63.36925643.561.2771.27538343.641.14
Greg Holland (RHP) 47.5524264.361.5046.1473364.861.62
Yoshihisa Hirano (RHP) 61.65753283.471.2166.15934322.441.09

Atlanta Braves

Job Battle
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
A.J. Minter (LHP) 59.57263183.181.2761.169152123.231.29
Arodys Vizcaino (RHP) 59.56729413.291.2438.14016212.111.17
Daniel Winkler (RHP) 53.36312193.421.2460.16923233.431.19
Darren O'Day (RHP) 44.55721113.641.1620.0272243.601.10
Chad Sobotka 29.5381003.581.3114.1210011.880.98
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Mychal Antonio Givens (RHP)Weak65.87425503.661.2376.27994153.871.17
Next In Line 
Paul Fry (LHP) 51.05311113.931.4237.2362293.821.30
Richard Bleier (LHP) 55.02811123.271.3432.2150191.931.22
Jimmy Yacabonis (RHP) 50.3370004.921.4640.0330005.401.45

Boston Red Sox

Job Battle
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Matt Barnes (RHP) 62.38712473.431.2861.29603253.651.26
Heath Hembree (RHP) 55.86712174.151.4160.07603204.201.33
Ryan Brasier (RHP) 52.649205153.001.1033.22902101.600.77
Tyler Thornburg (RHP) 50.3502134.791.4024.0210035.631.58
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Pedro Strop (RHP)Weak58.16284193.021.1659.25713492.260.99
Next In Line 
C.J. Edwards (RHP) 55.07532233.151.2752.06702232.601.31
Brandon Kintzler (RHP) 50.33412174.071.3760.24323194.601.47
Steve Cishek (RHP) 53.15912233.051.1670.17843252.181.04
Brandon Morrow (RHP) 46.04929402.891.1630.23122201.471.08
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Raisel Iglesias (RHP)Strong70.88233403.181.1672.08030402.381.07
Next In Line 
Jared Hughes (RHP) 66.15221163.241.2578.25974151.941.02
David Hernandez (RHP) 62.56512163.381.1664.06506152.530.98
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brad Hand (LHP)Strong68.89538703.011.1372.0106327102.751.11
Next In Line 
Neil Ramirez (RHP) 44.05612155.111.4441.25101134.541.30
Jon Edwards (RHP) 32.0380004.081.318.2100003.121.15
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Wade Davis (RHP)Strong63.37835403.631.1965.17843604.131.06
Next In Line 
Seung-Hwan Oh (RHP) 62.36932173.761.2268.17936212.631.01
Scott Oberg (RHP) 56.15811123.651.3258.25704142.450.99
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kelvin Herrera (RHP)Weak59.359175113.611.2544.13817222.231.20
Next In Line 
Alex Colome (RHP) 61.364145133.381.2268.072125303.041.18
Nate Jones (RHP) 53.0619293.741.3530.0325364.201.47
Thyago Vieira (RHP) 29.4280145.821.5717.2151017.131.70
Jace Fry (LHP) 55.07422153.931.2551.17041164.381.11
Ian Hamilton 45.0430154.131.288.050114.501.00
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Shane Greene (RHP)Weak67.37129604.251.3463.16532605.261.37
Next In Line 
Joe Jimenez (RHP) 62.17733244.241.3162.27834234.311.20
Buck Farmer (RHP) 62.5571174.711.4969.1570074.151.56
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Roberto Osuna (RHP)Strong60.56637502.940.9938.03221122.370.97
Next In Line 
Hector Rondon (RHP) 56.16522133.491.2759.06715793.051.32
Ryan Pressly (RHP) 63.38322193.201.1871.010126212.541.11
Collin McHugh (RHP) 152.51610003.701.2472.19401121.990.91
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Wily Peralta (RHP) 58.35393154.981.5434.13514013.671.49
Bradley Boxberger (RHP) 55.17326704.361.4353.17132814.391.43
Kevin McCarthy (RHP) 69.34642183.961.3972.04604153.251.26
Tim Hill 45.84542164.131.390.000000.000.00
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Cody Allen (RHP)Medium63.58126504.141.3067.08027574.701.36
Next In Line 
Ty Buttrey (RHP) 58.06582163.611.2916.1204263.311.22
Hansel Robles (RHP) 57.86212114.441.4356.0592193.701.39
Justin Anderson 57.06733194.061.5355.16742224.071.48
Cameron Bedrosian (RHP) 56.35741123.841.3664.05717103.941.39
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenley Jansen (RHP)Strong63.08140502.861.0171.28238403.010.99
Next In Line 
Joe Kelly (RHP) 61.06623243.541.3265.26825214.391.36
Pedro Baez (RHP) 56.86412173.451.2756.1620172.881.22
Dylan Floro (RHP) 59.3521173.451.3764.0580072.251.23
Scott Alexander (LHP) 54.84912213.411.3466.05633213.681.27

Miami Marlins

Job Battle
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Drew Steckenrider (RHP) 65.18018403.491.2964.27455193.901.27
Sergio Romo (RHP) 59.76813464.071.2667.17525884.141.26
Adam Conley (LHP) 63.35563154.591.3650.25033164.091.09
Tayron Guerrero (RHP) 58.86822104.591.5358.0680495.591.64
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jeremy Jeffress (RHP) 63.06852203.181.2876.289155181.290.99
Josh Hader (LHP) 74.512483222.390.9781.1143125212.430.81
Corey Knebel (RHP) 62.39726482.931.1555.18816363.581.08

Minnesota Twins

Job Battle
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Trevor May (RHP) 61.08416483.651.1825.1363053.201.03
Blake Parker (RHP) 61.06713293.761.2066.17014363.261.24
Trevor Hildenberger (RHP) 58.85964174.251.3073.07074175.421.38
Taylor Rogers (LHP) 58.06422203.221.1968.17522182.630.95
Addison Reed (RHP) 58.55222154.191.2856.04404104.501.43
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Edwin Diaz (RHP)Strong66.110338302.320.9673.112457401.960.79
Next In Line 
Jeurys Familia (RHP) 61.87043243.351.2772.08318673.131.22
Robert Gsellman (RHP) 72.36212144.231.3580.070136154.281.30
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Aroldis Chapman (LHP)Strong57.09435402.571.0951.19332212.451.05
Next In Line 
Dellin Betances (RHP) 59.310032242.541.1166.211543202.701.05
Adam Ottavino (RHP) 66.89333293.231.2377.211265342.430.99
Zach Britton (LHP) 55.55232173.081.3040.2347393.101.23
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Blake Treinen (RHP)Strong72.68432502.421.1080.110038500.780.83
Next In Line 
Joakim Soria (RHP) 57.36762183.461.2460.275165133.121.14
Lou Trivino 63.67112253.361.2274.08245232.921.14
Fernando Rodney (RHP) 51.1562153.831.4264.17025773.361.46
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
David Robertson (RHP) 66.09124672.971.0869.29154213.231.03
Seranthony Dominguez 67.88992172.991.0858.074164142.950.93
Victor Arano (RHP) 39.3411163.381.2359.16032102.731.20
Tommy Hunter (RHP) 61.35722243.711.2464.05142253.801.25
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Felipe Vazquez (LHP)Strong66.88435402.691.1670.08937502.701.23
Next In Line 
Keone Kela (RHP) 57.07422193.201.1352.06624243.291.10
Kyle Crick (RHP) 56.05812193.411.3160.16521162.391.13
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kirby Yates (RHP)Strong61.38830503.051.0763.090121162.140.92
Next In Line 
Jose Castillo 51.87311153.261.0738.15201123.290.91
Craig Stammen (RHP) 75.38122203.171.1679.08805232.731.03
Trey Wingenter (RHP) 42.0561133.961.3519.0270253.791.26
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Anthony Swarzak (RHP) 56.66515284.221.3226.1314126.151.59
Hunter Strickland (RHP) 51.44814663.741.4345.13715404.171.43
Shawn Armstrong (RHP) 41.1442023.451.2514.2151021.230.82
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Will Smith (LHP)Weak57.37426602.831.1053.07114462.550.98
Next In Line 
Sam Dyson (RHP) 61.34912163.751.3270.15635152.691.08
Mark Melancon (RHP) 49.34362113.471.4139.0313483.231.59
Tony Watson (LHP) 58.05843313.261.1966.07204322.591.02
Reyes Moronta (RHP) 54.36811143.151.2465.07915122.491.09
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jordan HicksWeak65.06416693.741.3977.27067243.591.34
Next In Line 
Andrew Miller (LHP) 58.584203112.961.1734.04523104.241.38
Dakota Hudson 55.0410003.601.4527.11900112.631.35
Griffin Roberts MiLB 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00

Tampa Bay Rays

Job Battle
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jose Alvarado (LHP) 60.07630722.811.2364.08084312.391.11
Ryne Stanek (RHP) 52.5671003.601.2466.1810082.981.09
Chaz Roe (RHP) 46.85312283.611.1750.15311313.751.01
Diego Castillo (RHP) 59.87121143.311.0856.26502103.180.95
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jose Leclerc (RHP)Strong61.88928602.881.1857.285124151.560.85
Next In Line 
Jesse Chavez (RHP) 91.58632154.181.2795.1925172.551.06
Shawn Kelley (RHP) 46.0512154.041.1149.0500242.940.90
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Ken Giles (RHP)Medium62.87531303.691.1950.15326014.651.21
Next In Line 
Ryan Tepera (RHP) 67.57342183.871.2664.26878193.481.21
Tim Mayza (LHP) 45.0551134.201.4635.2400013.281.32
Blake McFarland (RHP) MiLB 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
  2019 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Sean Doolittle (LHP)Strong56.57232302.550.9145.06025111.600.60
Next In Line 
Trevor Rosenthal (RHP) 52.8795193.241.330.000000.000.00
Kyle Barraclough (RHP) 55.36432163.991.3955.260107104.371.35
Justin Miller (RHP) 52.35822124.261.2852.16021113.611.13