Fantasy Baseball Closer Depth Charts

The closer report provides a snapshot of the closer situation for all 30 MLB teams. Each team's "Next in line" list features the order of relievers most likely to take over if a closing change is made. For analysis, check out our latest Closer articles. Updated: 3/21/2017


  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Fernando Rodney (RHP)Medium62.96624573.901.3965.17425383.441.39
Next In Line 
Jake Barrett (RHP) 57.85650144.031.3659.1564583.491.26
Enrique Burgos (RHP) MiLB 53.0591074.351.4641.1431375.661.48
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jim Johnson (RHP)Medium62.558249103.611.3265.26820383.061.19
Next In Line 
Mauricio Cabrera (RHP) 55.45520143.701.4238.1326182.821.30
Jose Ramirez (RHP) 0.000000.000.0033.2330033.581.35
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Zach Britton (LHP)Strong67.37437102.081.0367.07447000.540.84
Next In Line 
Brad Brach (RHP) 68.77810223.161.2079.09225242.051.04
Darren O'Day (RHP) 59.76810193.241.1331.03832103.771.23
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Craig Kimbrel (RHP)Strong58.48137313.011.1553.08331213.401.09
Next In Line 
Tyler Thornburg (RHP) DTD 59.66531213.631.2467.090138202.150.94
Joe Kelly (RHP) 57.15910103.781.3340.0480125.181.70
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Wade Davis (RHP)Strong58.67238402.351.0743.14727301.871.13
Next In Line 
Hector Rondon (RHP) 56.35820153.101.0951.05818573.530.98
C.J. Edwards (RHP) 52.86710133.421.2536.0522163.750.81
Koji Uehara (RHP) 45.75510203.051.0347.06372183.450.96
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Raisel Iglesias (RHP)Weak70.17624723.201.1678.1836272.531.14
Next In Line 
Anthony Cingrani (LHP) 59.55820134.261.4563.04917684.141.44
Michael Lorenzen (RHP) 75.56942163.731.2850.04802102.881.08
Drew Storen (RHP) 58.95950143.811.2252.24831105.231.34
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Cody Allen (RHP)Medium67.48730352.971.1468.08732302.511.00
Next In Line 
Andrew Miller (LHP) 69.0104122172.040.8974.1123122251.450.69
Bryan Shaw (RHP) 59.85720213.611.3067.26913253.241.26
Zach McAllister (RHP) 53.6560083.741.3152.1540173.441.45
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Adam Ottavino (RHP)Weak52.05915223.321.1627.0357542.670.93
Next In Line 
Greg Holland (RHP) 49.35717473.651.340.000000.000.00
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
David Robertson (RHP)Strong62.77733703.381.2062.17537703.471.36
Next In Line 
Nate Jones (RHP) 62.77230243.001.0471.28039282.290.89
Dan Jennings (LHP) 55.6451053.461.4261.24612102.081.40
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Francisco Rodriguez (RHP)Strong59.75634403.521.1858.15244503.241.13
Next In Line 
Mark Lowe (RHP) 50.6490094.561.3849.1490187.111.58
Alex Wilson (RHP) 67.64710193.731.2873.04904142.961.22
Shane Greene (RHP) 57.34800124.621.3960.15921165.821.33
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenneth Giles (RHP)Medium66.088341303.031.1966.2102155184.111.29
Next In Line 
Will Harris (RHP) 59.56230233.051.1464.069123282.251.05
Luke Gregerson (RHP) 60.26330163.191.1058.267156153.280.97
Michael Feliz (RHP) 57.9680083.911.2665.0950354.431.18
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kelvin Herrera (RHP)Medium69.274331012.921.1272.086123262.750.96
Next In Line 
Joakim Soria (RHP) 66.46530243.711.3167.26817204.051.46
Brian Flynn (LHP) DL60 40.4351023.751.3355.1440032.601.10
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Cameron Bedrosian (RHP) 57.667218122.971.2740.1511171.121.09
Huston Street (RHP) 42.1359134.221.3622.1149306.451.93
Andrew Bailey (RHP) 49.34651104.331.3244.2416155.361.33
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenley Jansen (RHP)Strong64.89341502.410.9069.210447601.830.67
Next In Line 
Pedro Baez (RHP) 62.76920183.391.1274.08302233.041.00
Grant Dayton (LHP) 59.57610152.931.0826.1390262.050.76
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
A.J. Ramos (RHP)Strong63.97232313.171.2964.07340322.811.36
Next In Line 
Brad Ziegler (RHP) 61.04721183.171.2968.05822682.251.37
Kyle Barraclough (RHP) 66.89150273.021.2973.211304292.851.22
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Neftali Feliz (RHP)Medium57.96227934.021.2854.26122293.521.14
Next In Line 
Corey Knebel (RHP) 59.86840193.701.2933.23822134.681.47
Carlos Torres (RHP) 66.26220153.731.2982.17823202.731.15
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brandon Kintzler (RHP)Weak63.54322653.711.3254.13517313.151.23
Next In Line 
Ryan Pressly (RHP) 65.65740103.881.3675.16715133.701.35
Glen Perkins (LHP) DTD 37.9377033.801.252.030109.003.00
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jeurys Familia (RHP)Strong64.26836502.841.1978.28451502.551.21
Next In Line 
Addison Reed (RHP) 66.97340253.071.1478.29114401.970.94
Hansel Robles (RHP) 62.46710123.741.2778.28512133.481.35
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Aroldis Chapman (LHP)Strong65.810337512.241.0558.09036301.550.86
Next In Line 
Dellin Betances (RHP) 72.411131272.431.0773.0126125283.081.12
Tyler Clippard (RHP) 61.86510213.841.2563.07233253.571.27
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Ryan Madson (RHP)Weak58.15025843.681.2565.24930733.621.28
Next In Line 
Santiago Casilla (RHP) 54.85350133.541.2558.06531933.571.19
Sean Doolittle (LHP) 48.95771153.231.0839.04542103.231.05
Ryan Dull (RHP) 59.65820143.411.1374.17333152.420.87
Liam Hendriks (RHP) 57.6580093.341.1965.27101103.761.28
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Jeanmar Gomez (RHP)Weak66.547145164.171.4069.24737614.851.46
Next In Line 
Hector Neris (RHP) 70.88115173.461.2280.110224282.581.11
Joaquin Benoit (RHP) 51.05450203.361.2348.05214182.811.27
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Tony Watson (LHP)Medium65.559331003.341.1668.258155233.061.06
Next In Line 
Daniel Hudson (RHP) 59.35820184.001.3560.15852175.221.44
Felipe Rivero (LHP) 70.17610243.461.2477.09213264.091.29
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brandon Maurer (RHP)Medium66.76523853.771.2370.272136134.521.26
Next In Line 
Carter Capps (RHP) DTD 44.2655142.351.040.000000.000.00
Ryan Buchter (LHP) 58.17020203.361.2163.07811202.861.03
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Edwin Diaz (RHP)Strong68.39337602.861.1152.288183132.791.16
Next In Line 
Steve Cishek (RHP) DTD 50.55420123.431.2364.07625792.811.02
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Mark Melancon (RHP)Strong67.36238302.581.0571.16547401.640.90
Next In Line 
Hunter Strickland (RHP) 59.46020163.051.1261.05735183.101.13
Will Smith (LHP) DTD 50.56100213.281.2440.14805233.351.21
Derek Law (RHP) 49.84720133.331.2155.05011142.130.96
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Seung-Hwan Oh (RHP)Strong68.38237802.601.0380.2103194141.920.92
Next In Line 
Trevor Rosenthal (RHP) 52.5632173.391.4140.15614404.461.91
Kevin Siegrist (LHP) 60.46710233.541.2462.26635172.771.10
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Alexander Colome (RHP)Strong64.36832513.141.1857.27137311.911.02
Next In Line 
Bradley Boxberger (RHP) 52.75850143.961.3624.1220374.811.73
Danny Farquhar (RHP) 53.3531083.881.2935.1460173.061.36
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Sam Dyson (RHP)Medium68.85730503.351.2870.155385102.431.22
Next In Line 
Jeremy Jeffress (RHP) 59.6493083.401.3558.04227162.331.26
Matt Bush (RHP) 66.26720223.121.1362.26113222.480.94
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Roberto Osuna (RHP)Strong69.47735603.061.0374.08236602.680.93
Next In Line 
Jason Grilli (RHP) 53.56420213.861.2859.08144234.121.29
Joe Biagini (RHP) 65.05610113.711.3168.2621293.061.30
  2017 ProjectionsLast Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Shawn Kelley (RHP) 56.169279173.111.1058.08072132.640.90
Koda Glover (RHP) MiLB 54.55311773.841.2020.2160225.031.12
Blake Treinen (RHP) 64.06072183.311.3167.06312222.281.22