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2021 Baseball ROS Rankings (AL)

Expert Consensus Ranking (11 of 15 Experts) -

Rank Player (Team, Position) Notes
1 Gerrit Cole (NYY - SP) 2.0
 
2 Shane Bieber (CLE - SP) 3.0
 
3 Lucas Giolito (CWS - SP) 5.0 -3.0
 
4 Tyler Glasnow (TB - SP) 20.0 +7.0
 
5 Lance Lynn (CWS - SP) 23.0 +2.0
 
6 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) 33.0 +7.0
 
7 Liam Hendriks (CWS - RP) 24.0 -6.0
 
8 Aroldis Chapman (NYY - RP) 30.0 -5.0
 
9 Hyun Jin Ryu (TOR - SP) 28.0 -9.0
 
10 Kenta Maeda (MIN - SP,RP) 19.0 -17.0
 
11 John Means (BAL - SP) 115.0 +68.0
 
12 Raisel Iglesias (LAA - RP) 44.0 -4.0
 
13 Zach Plesac (CLE - SP) 32.0 -21.0
 
14 Lance McCullers Jr. (HOU - SP) 56.0 +2.0
 
15 Zack Greinke (HOU - SP) 43.0 -13.0
 
16 Ryan Pressly (HOU - RP) 49.0 -8.0
 
17 Dylan Bundy (LAA - SP) 51.0 -8.0
 
18 Shohei Ohtani (LAA - SP,DH) 71.0 +9.0
 
19 Aaron Civale (CLE - SP) 92.0 +28.0
 
20 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) 98.0 +32.0
 
21 Frankie Montas (OAK - SP) 79.0 +10.0
 
22 Jesus Luzardo (OAK - SP,RP) IL10 47.0 -24.0
 
23 Corey Kluber (NYY - SP) 65.0 -13.0
 
24 James Karinchak (CLE - RP) 48.0 -34.0
 
25 Emmanuel Clase (CLE - RP) 265.0 +185.0
 
26 Carlos Rodon (CWS - SP) 258.0 +181.0
 
27 Triston McKenzie (CLE - SP) 88.0 -3.0
 
28 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) 97.0 +4.0
 
29 Cristian Javier (HOU - SP) 104.0 +10.0
 
30 Jose Urquidy (HOU - SP) 90.0 -2.0
 
31 Matt Barnes (BOS - RP) 110.0 +20.0
 
32 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 114.0 +19.0
 
33 Chris Bassitt (OAK - SP) 83.0 -13.0
 
34 Jameson Taillon (NYY - SP) 89.0 -11.0
 
35 Diego Castillo (TB - SP,RP) 129.0 +23.0
 
36 Michael Kopech (CWS - RP,SP) 148.0 +46.0
 
37 Danny Duffy (KC - SP) 261.0 +148.0
 
38 Brady Singer (KC - SP) 135.0
 
39 Marco Gonzales (SEA - SP) IL10 76.0 -60.0
 
40 Robbie Ray (TOR - SP) 141.0 +10.0
 
41 Yusei Kikuchi (SEA - SP) 156.0 +6.0
 
42 Jordan Montgomery (NYY - SP) 116.0 -41.0
 
43 Luis Patino (TB - RP) 217.0 +113.0
 
44 Taylor Rogers (MIN - RP) 100.0 -51.0
 
45 Shane McClanahan (TB - SP,RP) 335.0 +218.0
 
46 Jordan Romano (TOR - RP) 93.0 -54.0
 
47 Dylan Cease (CWS - SP) 149.0 +29.0
 
48 Nathan Eovaldi (BOS - SP,RP) 125.0 -30.0
 
49 Dallas Keuchel (CWS - SP) 82.0 -71.0
 
50 Dane Dunning (TEX - SP) 169.0 +8.0
 
51 Kyle Gibson (TEX - SP,RP) 200.0 +66.0
 
52 Rafael Montero (SEA - RP) 80.0 -89.0
 
53 Lou Trivino (OAK - RP) 362.0 +190.0
 
54 Matthew Boyd (DET - SP) 134.0 -37.0
 
55 Michael Pineda (MIN - SP) 109.0 -71.0
 
56 Alex Colome (MIN - RP) 75.0 -95.0
 
57 Steven Matz (TOR - SP) 229.0 +75.0
 
58 Cesar Valdez (BAL - RP) 350.0 +175.0
 
59 Ian Kennedy (TEX - RP) 206.0 +32.0
 
60 Framber Valdez (HOU - SP,RP) IL10 94.0 -83.0
 
61 Grayson Rodriguez (BAL - SP) MiLB 439.0  
 
62 Kendall Graveman (SEA - RP) 347.0 +163.0
 
63 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) IL60 131.0 -69.0
 
64 Asa Lacy (KC - RP,SP) MiLB 421.0  
 
65 Garrett Crochet (CWS - RP) 184.0 +51.0
 
66 DL Hall (BAL - SP) MiLB    
 
67 Emerson Hancock (SEA - SP) MiLB 429.0  
 
68 George Kirby (SEA - SP) MiLB 406.0  
 
69 Matt Manning (DET - SP) MiLB 276.0 +136.0
 
70 Daniel Lynch (KC - SP) MiLB 333.0 +190.0
 
71 Griffin Canning (LAA - SP) 155.0 -42.0
 
72 Clarke Schmidt (NYY - P,RP,SP) IL60 318.0 +177.0
 
73 Simeon Woods-Richardson (TOR - SP) MiLB 422.0  
 
74 Daniel Espino (CLE - SP) MiLB    
 
75 Jordan Balazovic (MIN - SP) MiLB 389.0 +243.0
 
76 Domingo German (NYY - SP) 119.0 -82.0
 
77 Jake Diekman (OAK - RP) 153.0 -30.0
 
78 Josh Staumont (KC - RP) 223.0 +37.0
 
79 Shane Baz (TB - SP) MiLB    
 
80 Tanner Houck (BOS - SP) MiLB 167.0 +15.0
 
81 Ryan Yarbrough (TB - SP,RP) 128.0 -66.0
 
82 Brendan McKay (TB - SP,DH) MiLB 339.0 +183.0
 
83 Casey Mize (DET - SP) 162.0 +47.0
 
84 Kris Bubic (KC - SP) 263.0 +104.0
 
85 Greg Holland (KC - RP) 106.0 -107.0
 
86 A.J. Puk (OAK - RP) IL10 201.0 +39.0
 
87 Jackson Kowar (KC - SP) MiLB 383.0 +219.0
 
88 Jhoan Duran (MIN - SP) MiLB 410.0  
 
89 Brent Honeywell Jr. (TB - SP) MiLB 330.0 +7.0
 
90 Alek Manoah (TOR - SP) MiLB 394.0  
 
91 Ethan Hankins (CLE - SP)    
 
92 Anthony Kay (TOR - RP,SP) 435.0 +119.0
 
93 Logan Gilbert (SEA - SP) 238.0 +127.0
 
94 Trevor Rosenthal (OAK - RP) IL60 54.0 -128.0
 
95 Nick Pivetta (BOS - SP,RP) 278.0 +91.0
 
96 Jake Odorizzi (HOU - SP) IL10 136.0 -73.0
 
97 Rafael Dolis (TOR - RP) IL10 219.0 +16.0
 
98 Garrett Richards (BOS - SP) 225.0 +20.0
 
99 Tarik Skubal (DET - SP) 147.0 -57.0
 
100 Mike Minor (KC - SP) 150.0 -67.0
 
101 Justus Sheffield (SEA - SP) 160.0 -47.0
 
102 Julian Merryweather (TOR - SP,RP) IL60 388.0 +209.0
 
103 Nate Pearson (TOR - SP) MiLB 137.0 -78.0
 
104 Rich Hill (TB - SP) 226.0 -3.0
 
105 Deivi Garcia (NYY - SP) MiLB 161.0 +12.0
 
106 Alex Cobb (LAA - SP) IL10 301.0 +71.0
 
107 Cole Irvin (OAK - SP,RP) 334.0  
 
108 Luis Severino (NYY - SP) IL60 163.0 -64.0
 
109 Michael Fulmer (DET - RP,SP) 349.0 +117.0
 
110 Pete Fairbanks (TB - RP) 157.0 -76.0
 
111 Gregory Soto (DET - SP,RP) 189.0 -39.0
 
112 Mike Foltynewicz (TEX - SP) 268.0 +34.0
 
113 Nick Wittgren (CLE - RP) 196.0 -25.0
 
114 Jakob Junis (KC - RP,SP) 368.0 +127.0
 
115 Matt Shoemaker (MIN - SP) 287.0 +45.0
 
116 Chad Green (NYY - SP,RP) 174.0 -77.0
 
117 Justin Dunn (SEA - SP) 291.0 +37.0
 
118 Bryan Garcia (DET - RP) 233.0 -26.0
 
119 Brad Keller (KC - SP) 151.0 -109.0
 
120 Keegan Akin (BAL - SP) 306.0 +48.0
 
121 J.A. Happ (MIN - SP) 181.0 -65.0
 
122 Chris Archer (TB - SP) IL60 186.0 -62.0
 
123 Adam Ottavino (BOS - RP) 166.0 -102.0
 
124 Tanner Scott (BAL - RP) 192.0  
 
125 Mike Mayers (LAA - RP) 255.0 -16.0
 
126 Jose Urena (DET - SP,RP) 357.0 +83.0
 
127 Spencer Turnbull (DET - SP) 204.0 -68.0
 
128 Jordan Lyles (TEX - SP) 372.0 +95.0
 
129 Nick Anderson (TB - RP) IL60 99.0 -193.0
 
130 Ross Stripling (TOR - SP,RP) 262.0 -45.0
 
131 Jonathan Loaisiga (NYY - SP,RP) 329.0 +48.0
 
132 Randy Dobnak (MIN - RP,SP) MiLB 240.0 -38.0
 
133 Aaron Bummer (CWS - RP) 197.0 -83.0
 
134 Tyler Duffey (MIN - RP) 194.0 -89.0
 
135 Hansel Robles (MIN - RP) 215.0 -76.0
 
136 Jose Quintana (LAA - SP,RP) 203.0 -83.0
 
137 Brandon Workman (BOS - RP) MiLB 220.0  
 
138 Darwinzon Hernandez (BOS - RP) 345.0 +50.0
 
139 Hunter Harvey (BAL - RP) IL60 213.0  
 
140 Dean Kremer (BAL - SP) 295.0 -2.0
 
141 Kohei Arihara (TEX - SP) IL10 273.0 -36.0
 
142 Joely Rodriguez (TEX - RP) 337.0  
 
143 Trent Thornton (TOR - RP,SP) 449.0 +139.0
 
144 Kolby Allard (TEX - RP,SP) 413.0 +100.0
 
145 Sergio Romo (OAK - RP) 245.0 -69.0
 
146 Cole Sulser (BAL - RP)    
 
147 Zack Britton (NYY - RP) IL60 179.0  
 
148 Joe Jimenez (DET - RP) 327.0 +8.0
 
149 Andres Munoz (SEA - RP) IL60 379.0 +59.0
 
150 Collin McHugh (TB - SP,RP) 384.0 +83.0
 
151 J.B. Wendelken (OAK - RP) IL10 216.0  
 
152 Erik Swanson (SEA - SP,RP)    
 
153 Cal Quantrill (CLE - SP,RP) 252.0 -63.0
 
154 Matt Foster (CWS - RP) 199.0  
 
155 Daulton Jefferies (OAK - SP) MiLB 274.0 -50.0
 
156 Enoli Paredes (HOU - RP) IL10 302.0 -26.0
 
157 Josh James (HOU - RP) IL10 390.0 +59.0
 
158 Patrick Sandoval (LAA - SP) 332.0
 
159 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - SP) MiLB 359.0  
 
160 Jaime Barria (LAA - SP,RP) 348.0