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2021 Baseball ROS Rankings (AL)

Expert Consensus Ranking (17 of 17 Experts) -

Rank Player (Team, Position) Notes
1 Gerrit Cole (NYY - SP) 2.0 +1.0
 
2 Lucas Giolito (CWS - SP) 5.0 -5.0
 
3 Lance Lynn (CWS - SP) 24.0 +8.0
 
4 Liam Hendriks (CWS - RP) 25.0 +1.0
 
5 Jose Berrios (TOR - SP) 35.0 +10.0
 
6 Shohei Ohtani (LAA - SP,DH) 67.0 +41.0
 
7 Kevin Gausman (TOR - SP,RP) 58.0 +31.0
 
8 Shane Bieber (CLE - SP) 3.0 -28.0
 
9 Hyun Jin Ryu (TOR - SP) 29.0 -5.0
 
10 Raisel Iglesias (LAA - RP) 44.0 +9.0
 
11 Aroldis Chapman (NYY - RP) 31.0 -9.0
 
12 Ryan Pressly (HOU - RP) 48.0 +6.0
 
13 Lance McCullers Jr. (HOU - SP) 52.0 +8.0
 
14 John Means (BAL - SP) 105.0 +51.0
 
15 Frankie Montas (OAK - SP) 74.0 +18.0
 
16 Robbie Ray (SEA - SP) 132.0 +81.0
 
17 Zach Plesac (CLE - SP) 33.0 -37.0
 
18 Aaron Civale (CLE - SP) 86.0 +18.0
 
19 Framber Valdez (HOU - SP,RP) 88.0 +26.0
 
20 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 104.0 +39.0
 
21 Eduardo Rodriguez (DET - SP) 91.0 +22.0
 
22 Craig Kimbrel (CWS - RP) 72.0 -2.0
 
23 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) 120.0 +57.0
 
24 Jordan Romano (TOR - RP) 87.0 -1.0
 
25 Jose Urquidy (HOU - SP) 85.0 -5.0
 
26 Chris Bassitt (OAK - SP) 78.0 +2.0
 
27 Emmanuel Clase (CLE - RP) 217.0 +145.0
 
28 James Karinchak (CLE - RP) 47.0 -30.0
 
29 Matt Barnes (BOS - RP) 100.0 +6.0
 
30 Jameson Taillon (NYY - SP) 84.0 -12.0
 
31 Dylan Cease (CWS - SP) 141.0 +52.0
 
32 Alek Manoah (TOR - SP) 319.0 +237.0
 
33 Shane McClanahan (TB - SP,RP) 268.0 +184.0
 
34 Jordan Montgomery (NYY - SP) 106.0 -3.0
 
35 Luis Garcia (HOU - RP,SP)    
 
36 Nathan Eovaldi (BOS - SP,RP) 113.0 +8.0
 
37 Dylan Bundy (MIN - SP) 50.0 -41.0
 
38 Hector Neris (HOU - RP) 137.0 +12.0
 
39 Triston McKenzie (CLE - SP) 83.0 -15.0
 
40 Corey Kluber (TB - SP) 61.0 -40.0
 
41 Casey Mize (DET - SP) 163.0 +57.0
 
42 Cristian Javier (HOU - RP,SP) 96.0 -34.0
 
43 Diego Castillo (SEA - SP,RP) 118.0 -27.0
 
44 Rafael Montero (HOU - RP) 75.0 -66.0
 
45 Logan Gilbert (SEA - SP) 199.0 +89.0
 
46 Tarik Skubal (DET - SP) 136.0 +24.0
 
47 Marco Gonzales (SEA - SP) 71.0 -73.0
 
48 Rich Hill (BOS - SP) 195.0 +53.0
 
49 Paul Sewald (SEA - RP)    
 
50 Michael Kopech (CWS - RP,SP) 140.0 +20.0
 
51 Brady Singer (KC - SP) 124.0 -41.0
 
52 Dallas Keuchel (CWS - SP) 77.0 -97.0
 
53 Domingo German (NYY - SP) 109.0 -60.0
 
54 Lou Trivino (OAK - RP) 291.0 +101.0
 
55 Taylor Rogers (MIN - RP) 93.0 -71.0
 
56 Ryan Yarbrough (TB - SP,RP) 116.0 -47.0
 
57 Dane Dunning (TEX - SP) 157.0 +1.0
 
58 Luis Severino (NYY - RP,SP) 152.0 -54.0
 
59 Jake Odorizzi (HOU - SP) 126.0 -52.0
 
60 Mike Minor (KC - SP) 135.0 -38.0
 
61 Cal Quantrill (CLE - SP,RP) 207.0 +35.0
 
62 Andrew Kittredge (TB - SP,RP) 287.0 +150.0
 
63 Spencer Patton (TEX - RP)    
 
64 Griffin Canning (LAA - SP) 131.0 -71.0
 
65 James Kaprielian (OAK - RP,SP)    
 
66 Chad Green (NYY - SP,RP) 148.0 -38.0
 
67 Cole Irvin (OAK - SP,RP) 267.0 +43.0
 
68 Grayson Rodriguez (BAL - SP) MiLB 359.0  
 
69 Kendall Graveman (CWS - RP) 278.0 +81.0
 
70 Asa Lacy (KC - RP,SP) MiLB 342.0  
 
71 Drew Steckenrider (SEA - RP)    
 
72 DL Hall (BAL - SP)    
 
73 Emerson Hancock (SEA - SP) MiLB 347.0  
 
74 George Kirby (SEA - SP) MiLB 326.0  
 
75 Clarke Schmidt (NYY - P,RP,SP) MiLB 256.0 +127.0
 
76 Simeon Woods-Richardson (MIN - SP) MiLB 343.0  
 
77 Daniel Lynch (KC - SP) 266.0 +135.0
 
78 Daniel Espino (CLE - SP) MiLB    
 
79 Jordan Balazovic (MIN - SP) 315.0 +180.0
 
80 Pete Fairbanks (TB - RP) 158.0 -24.0
 
81 Shane Baz (TB - SP)    
 
82 Jon Gray (TEX - SP) 219.0 +7.0
 
83 Yimi Garcia (TOR - RP) 146.0 -38.0
 
84 Brendan McKay (TB - SP,DH) 272.0 +125.0
 
85 Jackson Kowar (KC - SP) 309.0 +150.0
 
86 Jhoan Duran (MIN - SP) 328.0  
 
87 Joe Barlow (TEX - RP)    
 
88 Ethan Hankins (CLE - SP)    
 
89 Anthony Kay (TOR - RP,SP) 355.0 +47.0
 
90 Josh Staumont (KC - RP) 183.0 -32.0
 
91 Noah Syndergaard (LAA - SP) 117.0 -90.0
 
92 Chris Flexen (SEA - SP,RP) 239.0 +22.0
 
93 Scott Barlow (KC - RP) 247.0 +25.0
 
94 Luis Patino (TB - RP,SP) 177.0 -18.0
 
95 Gregory Soto (DET - SP,RP) 173.0 -31.0
 
96 Cole Sulser (BAL - RP)    
 
97 Nate Pearson (TOR - RP,SP) 127.0 -69.0
 
98 Bailey Ober (MIN - SP)    
 
99 Aaron Bummer (CWS - RP) 154.0 -81.0
 
100 Tanner Scott (BAL - RP) 175.0 +7.0
 
101 Jose Cisnero (DET - RP) 296.0 +63.0
 
102 Nick Pivetta (BOS - SP,RP) 229.0 +11.0
 
103 A.J. Puk (OAK - RP) 190.0 +36.0
 
104 Brad Keller (KC - SP) 145.0 -58.0
 
105 Garrett Crochet (CWS - RP) 155.0 +32.0
 
106 Kris Bubic (KC - RP,SP) 215.0 +65.0
 
107 Paul Fry (BAL - RP)    
 
108 Ross Stripling (TOR - SP,RP) 214.0 +9.0
 
109 Dillon Tate (BAL - RP) 341.0 +90.0
 
110 Justus Sheffield (SEA - RP,SP) 138.0 -32.0
 
111 Joe Ryan (MIN - SP) 222.0  
 
112 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - RP,SP) 288.0 +30.0
 
113 Kolby Allard (TEX - RP,SP) 332.0 +90.0
 
114 Spencer Howard (TEX - SP) 182.0 +61.0
 
115 Matt Manning (DET - SP) 225.0 +98.0
 
116 Deivi Garcia (NYY - SP) MiLB 156.0 +18.0
 
117 Tanner Houck (BOS - RP,SP) 147.0 +7.0
 
118 Brent Honeywell Jr. (OAK - SP) 264.0 -20.0
 
119 Jonathan Loaisiga (NYY - SP,RP) 263.0 +70.0
 
120 Michael Fulmer (DET - RP,SP) 280.0 +59.0
 
121 Tyler Duffey (MIN - RP) 153.0 -83.0
 
122 Mike Mayers (LAA - RP) 209.0 -38.0
 
123 Michael Lorenzen (LAA - CF,RP) 203.0 -40.0
 
124 Nick Anderson (TB - RP) 92.0 -163.0
 
125 J.P. Feyereisen (TB - RP)    
 
126 Randy Dobnak (MIN - RP,SP) 201.0 -47.0
 
127 Dean Kremer (BAL - SP) 240.0 +51.0
 
128 Julian Merryweather (TOR - SP,RP) 314.0 +60.0
 
129 Logan Allen (CLE - SP,RP) 253.0 +68.0
 
130 Chase Anderson (TEX - SP,RP) MiLB 300.0 +48.0
 
131 Daulton Jefferies (OAK - RP,SP) 224.0 +37.0
 
132 Matt Foster (CWS - RP) 159.0  
 
133 Darwinzon Hernandez (BOS - RP) 276.0 +2.0
 
134 Keegan Akin (BAL - RP,SP) 244.0 -31.0
 
135 Jordan Lyles (BAL - SP) 298.0 +21.0
 
136 Chris Archer (TB - SP) MiLB 172.0 -78.0
 
137 Justin Dunn (SEA - SP) 238.0 -44.0
 
138 Pedro Baez (HOU - RP) 303.0 +30.0
 
139 Adam Kolarek (OAK - RP) MiLB    
 
140 Aaron Loup (LAA - RP)    
 
141 Phil Maton (HOU - RP) 322.0  
 
142 Josh Fleming (TB - RP,SP) 216.0 -52.0
 
143 Joely Rodriguez (NYY - RP) 270.0  
 
144 Enoli Paredes (HOU - RP) MiLB 243.0 -38.0
 
145 Cody Stashak (MIN - RP)    
 
146 Kohei Arihara (TEX - SP) MiLB 223.0 -73.0
 
147 Sam Selman (LAA - RP) DFA 221.0  
 
148 Joe Jimenez (DET - RP) 262.0 -23.0
 
149 Michael Wacha (BOS - SP,RP) 187.0 -117.0
 
150 Jorge Alcala (MIN - RP)    
 
151 Ryan Brasier (BOS - RP)    
 
152 Bryan Garcia (DET - RP) 194.0 -100.0
 
153 Oliver Perez (CLE - RP) MiLB    
 
154 Trent Thornton (TOR - RP,SP) 368.0 +67.0
 
155 Blake Taylor (HOU - RP)    
 
156 Anthony Misiewicz (SEA - RP) 363.0  
 
157 Drew Rasmussen (TB - RP,SP) 350.0 +84.0
 
158 Erik Swanson (SEA - SP,RP)    
 
159 Matt Wisler (TB - SP,RP) 241.0 -49.0
 
160 Caleb Thielbar (MIN - RP)    
 
161 Ryan Thompson (TB - RP)    
 
162 Alex Claudio (BOS - RP) MiLB    
 
163 Jaime Barria (LAA - SP,RP) 279.0 -27.0
 
164 Ryne Stanek (HOU - SP,RP)    
 
165 Lewis Thorpe (MIN - RP,SP)    
 
166 Josh James (HOU - RP) 316.0 +19.0
 
167 Hector Rondon (BOS - RP) MiLB    
 
168 Michael King (NYY - SP,RP)    
 
169 Michael Feliz (BOS - RP) NRI    
 
170 Josh Taylor (BOS - RP)    
 
171 Brett Martin (TEX - RP)    
 
172 Ryan Borucki (TOR - RP) 366.0 +61.0
 
173 Adam Cimber (TOR - RP)    
 
174 Alex Young (CLE - SP,RP) MiLB 227.0 -75.0
 
175 Brandon Brennan (BOS - RP) MiLB    
 
176 Taylor Hearn (TEX - RP,SP)    
 
177 Trevor Richards (TOR - SP,RP) 354.0  
 
178 Wandy Peralta (NYY - RP)    
 
179 Devin Smeltzer (MIN - SP,RP) MiLB 360.0 +50.0
 
180 Cam Hill (CWS - RP) MiLB    
 
181 Andre Scrubb (HOU - RP) MiLB    
 
182 Wes Benjamin (TEX - RP) MiLB    
 
183 Casey Sadler (SEA - RP)    
 
184 Kyle Cody (TEX - RP,SP) MiLB 261.0 -52.0
 
185 Hirokazu Sawamura (BOS - RP) 321.0  
 
186 Tyson Ross (TEX - SP) MiLB    
 
187 Shaun Anderson (TOR - SP,RP) MiLB    
 
188 Mike Montgomery (NYY - SP,RP) MiLB    
 
189 Yohan Ramirez (SEA - RP) 323.0  
 
190 Jose De Leon (TOR - RP) NRI 284.0 -34.0
 
191 Tyler Alexander (DET - SP,RP)    
 
192 Taylor Clarke (KC - SP,RP) 352.0 +35.0
 
193 John King (TEX - RP)    
 
194 Phillips Valdez (BOS - RP)    
 
195 Connor Seabold (BOS - SP)    
 
196 Carlos Hernandez (KC - RP,SP)    
 
197 Logan Allen (CLE - P) MiLB