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2021 Baseball ROS Rankings (AL)

Expert Consensus Ranking (15 of 19 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 -2.0
 
4 Tyler Glasnow (TB - SP) 20.0 +3.0
 
5 Lance Lynn (CWS - SP) 23.0 +3.0
 
6 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) 33.0 +3.0
 
7 Hyun Jin Ryu (TOR - SP) 28.0 -9.0
 
8 Kenta Maeda (MIN - SP,RP) 19.0 -17.0
 
9 John Means (BAL - SP) 115.0 +55.0
 
10 Zack Greinke (HOU - SP) 43.0 -1.0
 
11 Dylan Bundy (LAA - SP) 51.0 -3.0
 
12 Lance McCullers Jr. (HOU - SP) 56.0 +5.0
 
13 Zach Plesac (CLE - SP) 32.0 -18.0
 
14 Carlos Rodon (CWS - SP) 258.0 +176.0
 
15 Shohei Ohtani (LAA - SP,DH) 71.0 +12.0
 
16 Aaron Civale (CLE - SP) 92.0 +27.0
 
17 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) 98.0 +29.0
 
18 Frankie Montas (OAK - SP) 79.0 +12.0
 
19 Jesus Luzardo (OAK - SP,RP) IL10 47.0 -17.0
 
20 Corey Kluber (NYY - SP) 65.0 -9.0
 
21 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 114.0 +20.0
 
22 Cristian Javier (HOU - SP) 104.0 +11.0
 
23 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) 97.0 +10.0
 
24 Chris Bassitt (OAK - SP) 83.0 -14.0
 
25 Jose Urquidy (HOU - SP) IL10 90.0 +6.0
 
26 Jameson Taillon (NYY - SP) 89.0 -7.0
 
27 Danny Duffy (KC - SP) IL10 261.0 +128.0
 
28 Robbie Ray (TOR - SP) 141.0 +13.0
 
29 Yusei Kikuchi (SEA - SP) 156.0 +17.0
 
30 Nathan Eovaldi (BOS - SP,RP) 125.0 +2.0
 
31 Michael Kopech (CWS - RP,SP) 148.0 +17.0
 
32 Triston McKenzie (CLE - SP) 88.0 -2.0
 
33 Dylan Cease (CWS - SP) 149.0 +33.0
 
34 Framber Valdez (HOU - SP,RP) IL10 94.0 -6.0
 
35 Diego Castillo (TB - SP,RP) 129.0 +12.0
 
36 Marco Gonzales (SEA - SP) IL10 76.0 -22.0
 
37 Kyle Gibson (TEX - SP,RP) 200.0 +65.0
 
38 Michael Pineda (MIN - SP) 109.0 -17.0
 
39 Jordan Montgomery (NYY - SP) 116.0 -16.0
 
40 Brady Singer (KC - SP) 135.0 +23.0
 
41 Dallas Keuchel (CWS - SP) 82.0 -31.0
 
42 Domingo German (NYY - SP) 119.0 -8.0
 
43 Matthew Boyd (DET - SP) 134.0 -15.0
 
44 Shane McClanahan (TB - SP,RP) 335.0 +190.0
 
45 Logan Gilbert (SEA - SP) 238.0 +79.0
 
46 Dane Dunning (TEX - SP) 169.0 +13.0
 
47 Griffin Canning (LAA - SP) 155.0 +21.0
 
48 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) IL60 131.0 -58.0
 
49 Steven Matz (TOR - SP) 229.0 +86.0
 
50 Ryan Yarbrough (TB - SP,RP) 128.0 -30.0
 
51 Jake Odorizzi (HOU - SP) IL10 136.0 -16.0
 
52 Casey Mize (DET - SP) 162.0 -25.0
 
53 Garrett Richards (BOS - SP) 225.0 +55.0
 
54 Luis Severino (NYY - SP) IL60 163.0 -34.0
 
55 Mike Minor (KC - SP) 150.0 -41.0
 
56 Tarik Skubal (DET - SP) 147.0 -24.0
 
57 Alex Cobb (LAA - SP) IL10 301.0 +70.0
 
58 Justus Sheffield (SEA - SP) 160.0 -39.0
 
59 Justin Dunn (SEA - SP) 291.0 +43.0
 
60 Rich Hill (TB - SP) 226.0 +52.0
 
61 Cole Irvin (OAK - SP,RP) 334.0  
 
62 Julian Merryweather (TOR - SP,RP) IL60 388.0 +233.0
 
63 Nate Pearson (TOR - SP) MiLB 137.0 -95.0
 
64 Nick Pivetta (BOS - SP,RP) 278.0 +114.0
 
65 Gregory Soto (DET - SP,RP) 189.0 +32.0
 
66 Deivi Garcia (NYY - SP) MiLB 161.0 -69.0
 
67 Daniel Lynch (KC - SP) MiLB 333.0 +87.0
 
68 J.A. Happ (MIN - SP) 181.0 +28.0
 
69 Brad Keller (KC - SP) 151.0 -3.0
 
70 Michael Fulmer (DET - RP,SP) 349.0 +116.0
 
71 Matt Shoemaker (MIN - SP) 287.0 +105.0
 
72 Jose Urena (DET - SP,RP) 357.0 +88.0
 
73 Mike Foltynewicz (TEX - SP) 268.0 +34.0
 
74 Ross Stripling (TOR - SP,RP) 262.0 +102.0
 
75 Jakob Junis (KC - RP,SP) 368.0 +128.0
 
76 Tanner Houck (BOS - SP) MiLB 167.0 -13.0
 
77 Chris Archer (TB - SP) IL60 186.0 -58.0
 
78 Chad Green (NYY - SP,RP) 174.0 -18.0
 
79 Jose Quintana (LAA - SP,RP) 203.0 +34.0
 
80 Spencer Turnbull (DET - SP) 204.0 -63.0
 
81 Michael Wacha (TB - SP,RP) IL10 227.0  
 
82 Kris Bubic (KC - SP) 263.0 -19.0
 
83 Keegan Akin (BAL - SP) 306.0 +55.0
 
84 Dean Kremer (BAL - SP) 295.0 +116.0
 
85 Matt Manning (DET - SP) MiLB 276.0 +4.0
 
86 Clarke Schmidt (NYY - P,RP,SP) IL60 318.0 +45.0
 
87 Jordan Lyles (TEX - SP) 372.0 +96.0
 
88 Brendan McKay (TB - SP,DH) MiLB 339.0 +58.0
 
89 Jonathan Loaisiga (NYY - SP,RP) 329.0 +45.0
 
90 Tyler Chatwood (TOR - SP,RP) 363.0  
 
91 Collin McHugh (TB - SP,RP) 384.0 +80.0
 
92 Cal Quantrill (CLE - SP,RP) 252.0 -65.0
 
93 Grayson Rodriguez (BAL - SP) MiLB 439.0  
 
94 Emerson Hancock (SEA - SP) MiLB 429.0  
 
95 Kohei Arihara (TEX - SP) IL10 273.0 -38.0
 
96 Trent Thornton (TOR - RP,SP) 449.0 +137.0
 
97 Julio Teheran (DET - SP) IL60 292.0  
 
98 Kolby Allard (TEX - RP,SP) 413.0 +98.0
 
99 Brent Honeywell Jr. (TB - SP) MiLB 330.0 +5.0
 
100 Daulton Jefferies (OAK - SP) MiLB 274.0 +98.0
 
101 Randy Dobnak (MIN - RP,SP) MiLB 240.0 -38.0
 
102 Jorge Lopez (BAL - SP,RP) 446.0  
 
103 Trevor Richards (TB - SP,RP) MiLB 434.0  
 
104 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - SP) MiLB 359.0  
 
105 Erik Swanson (SEA - SP,RP)    
 
106 Asa Lacy (KC - RP,SP) MiLB 421.0  
 
107 Mike Fiers (OAK - SP) IL10 299.0  
 
108 Patrick Sandoval (LAA - SP) 332.0 -1.0
 
109 Adam Plutko (BAL - SP,RP)    
 
110 Michael King (NYY - SP,RP)    
 
111 Devin Smeltzer (MIN - SP,RP) IL10 441.0  
 
112 Jaime Barria (LAA - SP,RP) 348.0