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2021 Baseball ROS Rankings (NL)

Expert Consensus Ranking (10 of 18 Experts) -

Rank Player (Team, Position) Notes
1 Ronald Acuna Jr. (ATL - LF,CF,RF) 1.0
 
2 Juan Soto (WSH - LF,RF) 4.0 +2.0
 
3 Mookie Betts (LAD - CF,RF) 3.0
 
4 Jacob deGrom (NYM - SP) IL10 5.0 +1.0
 
5 Trea Turner (WSH - SS) 6.0 +1.0
 
6 Freddie Freeman (ATL - 1B) 7.0 +1.0
 
7 Bryce Harper (PHI - RF,DH) 14.0 +7.0
 
8 Trevor Story (COL - SS) 9.0 +1.0
 
9 Fernando Tatis Jr. (SD - SS) IL10 2.0 -7.0
 
10 Manny Machado (SD - 3B,SS) 15.0 +5.0
 
11 Trevor Bauer (LAD - SP) 10.0 -1.0
 
12 Yu Darvish (SD - SP) 13.0 +1.0
 
13 Aaron Nola (PHI - SP) 17.0 +4.0
 
14 Corey Seager (LAD - SS) 19.0 +5.0
 
15 Francisco Lindor (NYM - SS) 12.0 -3.0
 
16 Corbin Burnes (MIL - SP,RP) IL10 32.0 +16.0
 
17 Brandon Woodruff (MIL - SP) 25.0 +8.0
 
18 Walker Buehler (LAD - SP) 16.0 -2.0
 
19 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) 18.0 -1.0
 
20 Ozzie Albies (ATL - 2B) 24.0 +4.0
 
21 Jack Flaherty (STL - SP) 22.0 +1.0
 
22 Nolan Arenado (STL - 3B) 23.0 +1.0
 
23 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 21.0 -2.0
 
24 Marcell Ozuna (ATL - LF,DH) 26.0 +2.0
 
25 Christian Yelich (MIL - LF,RF) IL10 8.0 -17.0
 
26 Nick Castellanos (CIN - LF,RF) 42.0 +16.0
 
27 Cody Bellinger (LAD - 1B,CF,RF) IL10 11.0 -16.0
 
28 Pete Alonso (NYM - 1B,DH) 28.0
 
29 Javier Baez (CHC - SS) 43.0 +14.0
 
30 Zac Gallen (ARI - SP) 46.0 +16.0
 
31 J.T. Realmuto (PHI - C) 29.0 -2.0
 
32 Michael Conforto (NYM - CF,RF) 37.0 +5.0
 
33 Josh Hader (MIL - RP) 31.0 -2.0
 
34 Joe Musgrove (SD - SP) 70.0 +36.0
 
35 Zack Wheeler (PHI - SP) 47.0 +12.0
 
36 Starling Marte (MIA - CF) IL10 30.0 -6.0
 
37 Blake Snell (SD - SP) 27.0 -10.0
 
38 Paul Goldschmidt (STL - 1B) 38.0
 
39 Kris Bryant (CHC - 3B,CF,LF,RF) 62.0 +23.0
 
40 Luis Castillo (CIN - SP) 20.0 -20.0
 
41 Trent Grisham (SD - LF,CF,RF) 44.0 +3.0
 
42 Eugenio Suarez (CIN - 3B,SS) 34.0 -8.0
 
43 Ian Anderson (ATL - SP) 48.0 +5.0
 
44 Max Muncy (LAD - 1B,2B,3B) 51.0 +7.0
 
45 Julio Urias (LAD - SP,RP) 66.0 +21.0
 
46 Anthony Rizzo (CHC - 1B) 50.0 +4.0
 
47 Sonny Gray (CIN - SP) 49.0 +2.0
 
48 Edwin Diaz (NYM - RP) 45.0 -3.0
 
49 Rhys Hoskins (PHI - 1B) 78.0 +29.0
 
50 Ketel Marte (ARI - 2B,SS,CF) IL10 36.0 -14.0
 
51 Charlie Blackmon (COL - RF) 40.0 -11.0
 
52 Alec Bohm (PHI - 1B,3B) 59.0 +7.0
 
53 Sandy Alcantara (MIA - SP) 71.0 +18.0
 
54 Mike Moustakas (CIN - 1B,2B,3B) 63.0 +9.0
 
55 Dansby Swanson (ATL - SS) 55.0
 
56 Dylan Carlson (STL - LF,CF,RF) 86.0 +30.0
 
57 Kevin Gausman (SF - SP,RP) 76.0 +19.0
 
58 Max Fried (ATL - SP) 35.0 -23.0
 
59 Wil Myers (SD - 1B,LF,CF,RF) 67.0 +8.0
 
60 Jeff McNeil (NYM - 2B,3B,LF,RF) 53.0 -7.0
 
61 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 41.0 -20.0
 
62 Charlie Morton (ATL - SP) 58.0 -4.0
 
63 Pablo Lopez (MIA - SP) 77.0 +14.0
 
64 Tyler Mahle (CIN - SP) 90.0 +26.0
 
65 Josh Bell (WSH - 1B,DH) 74.0 +9.0
 
66 Willson Contreras (CHC - C,DH) 65.0 -1.0
 
67 Freddy Peralta (MIL - SP,RP) 133.0 +66.0
 
68 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP) 61.0 -7.0
 
69 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) IL10 33.0 -36.0
 
70 Trevor Rogers (MIA - SP) 165.0 +95.0
 
71 Will Smith (LAD - C) 54.0 -17.0
 
72 Tommy Edman (STL - 2B,3B,SS,LF,RF) 80.0 +8.0
 
73 Mike Yastrzemski (SF - LF,CF,RF) 60.0 -13.0
 
74 Ke'Bryan Hayes (PIT - 3B) IL60 72.0 -2.0
 
75 Justin Turner (LAD - 3B,DH) 97.0 +22.0
 
76 Tommy Pham (SD - CF,DH,LF) 73.0 -3.0
 
77 Eric Hosmer (SD - 1B) 82.0 +5.0
 
78 Chris Paddack (SD - SP) 52.0 -26.0
 
79 Brad Hand (WSH - RP) 56.0 -23.0
 
80 Didi Gregorius (PHI - SS) 84.0 +4.0
 
81 Dominic Smith (NYM - 1B,LF) 68.0 -13.0
 
82 Jesse Winker (CIN - LF,CF,RF,DH) 115.0 +33.0
 
83 Jazz Chisholm Jr. (MIA - 2B,SS) IL10 234.0 +151.0
 
84 Dinelson Lamet (SD - SP) 57.0 -27.0
 
85 Craig Kimbrel (CHC - RP) 88.0 +3.0
 
86 Victor Robles (WSH - CF,RF) 81.0 -5.0
 
87 Ryan McMahon (COL - 1B,2B,3B) 120.0 +33.0
 
88 Will Smith (ATL - RP) 87.0 -1.0
 
89 Patrick Corbin (WSH - SP) 69.0 -20.0
 
90 Marcus Stroman (NYM - SP) 98.0 +8.0
 
91 Sixto Sanchez (MIA - SP) MiLB 75.0 -16.0
 
92 Alex Reyes (STL - RP) 192.0 +100.0
 
93 Mark Melancon (SD - RP) 135.0 +42.0
 
94 Ian Happ (CHC - 2B,3B,LF,CF) IL10 83.0 -11.0
 
95 Kyle Schwarber (WSH - LF) 96.0 +1.0
 
96 Austin Riley (ATL - 3B,LF) 109.0 +13.0
 
97 Carson Kelly (ARI - C) 146.0 +49.0
 
98 Andrew McCutchen (PHI - LF,CF,DH) 103.0 +5.0
 
99 C.J. Cron (COL - 1B) IL10 111.0 +12.0
 
100 Nick Senzel (CIN - 2B,CF) 116.0 +16.0
 
101 Carlos Carrasco (NYM - SP,RP) IL60 64.0 -37.0
 
102 Kolten Wong (MIL - 2B) 123.0 +21.0
 
103 MacKenzie Gore (SD - SP) MiLB 167.0 +64.0
 
104 German Marquez (COL - SP) 91.0 -13.0
 
105 Devin Williams (MIL - RP) 85.0 -20.0
 
106 Jesus Aguilar (MIA - 1B,DH) 189.0 +83.0
 
107 Spencer Howard (PHI - SP) MiLB 209.0 +102.0
 
108 Paul DeJong (STL - SS) 117.0 +9.0
 
109 Mike Soroka (ATL - SP) IL60 89.0 -20.0
 
110 Drew Waters (ATL - LF,CF) MiLB 245.0 +135.0
 
111 Oneil Cruz (PIT - SS) MiLB 289.0 +178.0
 
112 Nolan Gorman (STL - 3B) MiLB 382.0 +270.0
 
113 Jake Cronenworth (SD - 1B,2B,SS) 99.0 -14.0
 
114 Jose Garcia (CIN - SS) MiLB 342.0 +228.0
 
115 Zach Eflin (PHI - SP) 94.0 -21.0
 
116 Cristian Pache (ATL - CF,LF) 169.0 +53.0
 
117 Heliot Ramos (SF - CF) MiLB 385.0 +268.0
 
118 AJ Pollock (LAD - LF,CF,DH) 92.0 -26.0
 
119 Lewin Diaz (MIA - 1B) MiLB 349.0 +230.0
 
120 Eduardo Escobar (ARI - 2B,3B) 136.0 +16.0
 
121 Joey Bart (SF - C) MiLB 221.0 +100.0
 
122 Luis Campusano (SD - C) MiLB 299.0 +177.0
 
123 Keston Hiura (MIL - 1B,2B,DH) MiLB 39.0 -84.0
 
124 David Peterson (NYM - SP) 235.0 +111.0
 
125 Daulton Varsho (ARI - C,LF,CF) 118.0 -7.0
 
126 Raimel Tapia (COL - LF,CF,DH) 112.0 -14.0
 
127 Tyler Stephenson (CIN - C) 214.0 +87.0
 
128 Gavin Lux (LAD - 2B,SS) 114.0 -14.0
 
129 Jake McGee (SF - RP) 141.0 +12.0
 
130 Chris Taylor (LAD - 2B,SS,LF,CF) 105.0 -25.0
 
131 Josiah Gray (LAD - SP) MiLB 359.0 +228.0
 
132 Garrett Hampson (COL - 2B,SS,LF,CF) 139.0 +7.0
 
133 Brendan Rodgers (COL - 2B,SS) IL10 229.0 +96.0
 
134 Richard Rodriguez (PIT - RP) 104.0 -30.0
 
135 Madison Bumgarner (ARI - SP) 148.0 +13.0
 
136 Jean Segura (PHI - 2B,3B,SS) 100.0 -36.0
 
137 Keibert Ruiz (LAD - C) MiLB 347.0 +210.0
 
138 Brandon Nimmo (NYM - LF,CF,RF) IL10 124.0 -14.0
 
139 Hector Neris (PHI - RP) 155.0 +16.0
 
140 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 151.0 +11.0
 
141 Elieser Hernandez (MIA - SP,RP) IL10 131.0 -10.0
 
142 Buster Posey (SF - C,1B) 127.0 -15.0
 
143 Taijuan Walker (NYM - SP) 145.0 +2.0
 
144 Adbert Alzolay (CHC - SP) 207.0 +63.0
 
145 Alex Dickerson (SF - LF) IL10 154.0 +9.0
 
146 Travis Shaw (MIL - 1B,3B) 307.0 +161.0
 
147 Brandon Belt (SF - 1B,LF) 199.0 +52.0
 
148 Travis d'Arnaud (ATL - C,1B) IL60 79.0 -69.0
 
149 Brian Anderson (MIA - 3B,RF) 137.0 -12.0
 
150 Jonathan India (CIN - 2B,3B) 224.0 +74.0
 
151 Josh Rojas (ARI - 2B,LF,RF,SS) 216.0 +65.0
 
152 Joey Votto (CIN - 1B) IL10 156.0 +4.0
 
153 James McCann (NYM - C) 95.0 -58.0
 
154 Yimi Garcia (MIA - RP) 173.0 +19.0
 
155 Miguel Rojas (MIA - SS) 219.0 +64.0
 
156 Huascar Ynoa (ATL - SP)    
 
157 Amir Garrett (CIN - RP) SUS 110.0 -47.0
 
158 David Peralta (ARI - LF) 142.0 -16.0
 
159 Evan Longoria (SF - 3B) 259.0 +100.0
 
160 Jurickson Profar (SD - 2B,LF,RF) IL10 159.0 -1.0
 
161 Phillip Evans (PIT - 3B,LF,RF) 399.0 +238.0
 
162 Mitch Keller (PIT - SP) 187.0 +25.0
 
163 Jordan Hicks (STL - RP) IL10 102.0 -61.0
 
164 Pavin Smith (ARI - 1B,CF,RF) 300.0 +136.0
 
165 Christian Walker (ARI - 1B,DH) 108.0 -57.0
 
166 Ha-Seong Kim (SD - 2B,3B,SS) 119.0 -47.0
 
167 Tony Gonsolin (LAD - SP,RP) IL10 130.0 -37.0
 
168 Kole Calhoun (ARI - RF) IL10 152.0 -16.0
 
169 Daniel Bard (COL - RP) 128.0 -41.0
 
170 Bryan Reynolds (PIT - LF,CF,RF) 158.0 -12.0
 
171 Yadier Molina (STL - C) 125.0 -46.0
 
172 J.D. Davis (NYM - 3B,LF,DH) IL10 138.0 -34.0
 
173 Lorenzo Cain (MIL - CF) 140.0 -33.0
 
174 David Price (LAD - RP,SP) IL10 93.0 -81.0
 
175 Alex Wood (SF - SP,RP) 292.0 +117.0
 
176 Tucker Barnhart (CIN - C) 265.0 +89.0
 
177 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP,RP) IL10 168.0 -9.0
 
178 Mauricio Dubon (SF - 2B,SS,CF) 177.0 -1.0
 
179 Anthony DeSclafani (SF - SP) 230.0 +51.0
 
180 Joc Pederson (CHC - 1B,LF,RF,DH) 121.0 -59.0
 
181 JT Brubaker (PIT - SP) 261.0 +80.0
 
182 Stefan Crichton (ARI - RP) 160.0 -22.0
 
183 Logan Webb (SF - SP) 250.0 +67.0
 
184 Zach Davies (CHC - SP) 126.0 -58.0
 
185 Tejay Antone (CIN - SP,RP) 161.0 -24.0
 
186 Jonathan Villar (NYM - 2B,3B,SS) 106.0 -80.0
 
187 Tyler Naquin (CIN - CF,LF,RF) 390.0 +203.0
 
188 Nick Ahmed (ARI - SS) 208.0 +20.0
 
189 Jon Gray (COL - SP) 252.0 +63.0
 
190 Luke Weaver (ARI - SP) 225.0 +35.0
 
191 Anthony Bass (MIA - RP) 144.0 -47.0
 
192 Drew Smyly (ATL - SP) 147.0 -45.0
 
193 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) IL60 134.0 -59.0
 
194 Omar Narvaez (MIL - C) IL10 170.0 -24.0
 
195 Austin Nola (SD - C,1B,2B) 113.0 -82.0
 
196 Drew Pomeranz (SD - SP,RP) 107.0 -89.0
 
197 Jake Arrieta (CHC - SP) IL10 164.0 -33.0
 
198 Tyler O'Neill (STL - LF) 186.0 -12.0
 
199 Starlin Castro (WSH - 2B,3B) 181.0 -18.0
 
200 Yan Gomes (WSH - C) 184.0 -16.0
 
201 Tommy La Stella (SF - 1B,2B,3B) IL10 157.0 -44.0
 
202 Tyler Rogers (SF - RP) 323.0 +121.0
 
203 Giovanny Gallegos (STL - RP) 143.0 -60.0
 
204 Joakim Soria (ARI - RP) 122.0 -82.0
 
205 Kwang Hyun Kim (STL - SP) 149.0 -56.0
 
206 Archie Bradley (PHI - RP) IL10 129.0 -77.0
 
207 Avisail Garcia (MIL - CF,RF) 202.0 -5.0
 
208 Corey Dickerson (MIA - LF) 179.0 -29.0
 
209 Adam Duvall (MIA - CF,LF,RF) 178.0 -31.0
 
210 Luis Urias (MIL - 2B,3B,SS) 238.0 +28.0
 
211 Colin Moran (PIT - 1B,2B,3B,DH) IL10 231.0 +20.0
 
212 Lucas Sims (CIN - SP,RP) 222.0 +10.0
 
213 Johnny Cueto (SF - SP) 191.0 -22.0
 
214 Emilio Pagan (SD - RP) 132.0 -82.0
 
215 Jon Berti (MIA - 2B,3B,SS,CF,RF) 150.0 -65.0
 
216 Sam Hilliard (COL - 3B,CF,LF,RF) MiLB 197.0 -19.0
 
217 Jorge Alfaro (MIA - C) IL10 153.0 -64.0
 
218 Jose Alvarado (PHI - RP) 248.0 +30.0
 
219 Austin Slater (SF - 1B,CF,DH,LF,RF) 205.0 -14.0
 
220 Jackie Bradley Jr. (MIL - CF) 162.0 -58.0
 
221 Seth Lugo (NYM - SP,RP) IL10 185.0 -36.0
 
222 Victor Caratini (SD - C,1B,DH) 251.0 +29.0
 
223 Nico Hoerner (CHC - 2B,3B,SS) IL10 215.0 -8.0
 
224 Gregory Polanco (PIT - RF) 220.0 -4.0
 
225 Josh Lindblom (MIL - RP,SP) IL10 194.0 -31.0
 
226 Ryan Weathers (SD - SP,RP) 396.0 +170.0
 
227 Asdrubal Cabrera (ARI - 1B,2B,3B,DH) 200.0 -27.0
 
228 Garrett Cooper (MIA - 1B,RF,DH) 232.0 +4.0
 
229 Chris Martin (ATL - RP) IL10 163.0 -66.0
 
230 William Contreras (ATL - C) 226.0 -4.0
 
231 Tanner Rainey (WSH - RP) 244.0 +13.0
 
232 Jason Heyward (CHC - CF,RF) 171.0 -61.0
 
233 Caleb Smith (ARI - RP,SP) 166.0 -67.0
 
234 John Gant (STL - RP,SP) 272.0 +38.0
 
235 Jacob Stallings (PIT - C) 236.0 +1.0
 
236 Daniel Vogelbach (MIL - 1B,DH) 333.0 +97.0
 
237 Trevor May (NYM - RP) 176.0 -61.0
 
238 Lewis Brinson (MIA - LF,CF,RF) 331.0 +93.0
 
239 Miles Mikolas (STL - SP) IL10 237.0 -2.0
 
240 Josh Fuentes (COL - 1B,3B) 276.0 +36.0
 
241 Sean Doolittle (CIN - RP) 284.0 +43.0
 
242 Edwin Rios (LAD - 1B,3B) IL10 218.0 -24.0
 
243 Tyler Anderson (PIT - SP) 356.0 +113.0
 
244 Kevin Pillar (NYM - CF,LF,RF) 174.0 -70.0
 
245 Ryan Zimmerman (WSH - 1B,3B) 212.0 -33.0
 
246 Harrison Bader (STL - CF) 266.0 +20.0
 
247 Shogo Akiyama (CIN - LF,CF) 273.0 +26.0
 
248 Andrew Stevenson (WSH - LF,RF) 309.0 +61.0
 
249 Kevin Ginkel (ARI - RP) 357.0 +108.0
 
250 Blake Treinen (LAD - RP) 195.0 -55.0
 
251 Alec Mills (CHC - SP,RP) 175.0 -76.0
 
252 Nick Neidert (MIA - RP,SP) MiLB    
 
253 Joey Lucchesi (NYM - SP) 312.0 +59.0
 
254 Kevin Newman (PIT - 2B,SS) 204.0 -50.0
 
255 Luis Garcia (WSH - 2B) MiLB 296.0 +41.0
 
256 Joe Ross (WSH - SP,RP) 305.0 +49.0
 
257 Ender Inciarte (ATL - CF) IL10 346.0 +89.0
 
258 Donovan Solano (SF - 2B,3B,SS) IL10 188.0 -70.0
 
259 Merrill Kelly (ARI - SP) 233.0 -26.0
 
260 Tyler Matzek (ATL - RP) 198.0 -62.0
 
261 Matt Beaty (LAD - 1B,3B,LF)    
 
262 Brusdar Graterol (LAD - RP) IL10 183.0 -79.0
 
263 David Bote (CHC - 2B,3B) 275.0 +12.0
 
264 Elias Diaz (COL - C) 213.0 -51.0
 
265 Wilmer Flores (SF - 1B,2B,3B,DH) 182.0 -83.0
 
266 Keone Kela (SD - RP) IL10 328.0 +62.0
 
267 Magneuris Sierra (MIA - CF) 368.0 +101.0
 
268 Zach McKinstry (LAD - 2B,RF) IL10 406.0 +138.0
 
269 Adam Frazier (PIT - 2B,LF) 193.0 -76.0
 
270 Roman Quinn (PHI - CF) IL10 302.0 +32.0
 
271 Kyle Freeland (COL - SP) IL10 256.0 -15.0
 
272 Brent Suter (MIL - SP,RP) 201.0 -71.0
 
273 Scott Kingery (PHI - 2B,3B,SS,LF,CF) 223.0 -50.0
 
274 Austin Barnes (LAD - C) 217.0 -57.0
 
275 A.J. Minter (ATL - RP) 286.0 +11.0
 
276 Tim Locastro (ARI - LF,CF,RF) 249.0 -27.0
 
277 Mike Tauchman (SF - LF,CF,RF) 316.0 +39.0
 
278 Adrian Houser (MIL - SP,RP) 262.0 -16.0
 
279 Matt Wisler (SF - SP,RP) 294.0 +15.0
 
280 Isan Diaz (MIA - 2B) 344.0 +64.0
 
281 Kyle Crick (PIT - RP) IL10 326.0 +45.0
 
282 Trevor Williams (CHC - SP) 329.0 +47.0
 
283 Brandon Crawford (SF - SS) 190.0 -93.0
 
284 Albert Almora Jr. (NYM - CF) 254.0 -30.0
 
285 Vince Velasquez (PHI - SP,RP) 314.0 +29.0
 
286 Austin Gomber (COL - SP,RP) 258.0 -28.0
 
287 Sean Newcomb (ATL - SP,RP) MiLB    
 
288 Jeff Hoffman (CIN - SP,RP) 372.0 +84.0
 
289 Brad Miller (PHI - 1B,2B,3B,DH,LF) 338.0 +49.0
 
290 Daniel Ponce de Leon (STL - SP,RP) IL10 241.0 -49.0
 
291 Jon Duplantier (ARI - SP,RP) MiLB    
 
292 Eric Lauer (MIL - SP) 374.0 +82.0
 
293 Kyle Farmer (CIN - C,1B,2B,3B,SS) 354.0 +61.0
 
294 Matt Joyce (PHI - LF,RF,DH) IL10    
 
295 Matt Carpenter (STL - 2B,3B,DH) 257.0 -38.0
 
296 Josh VanMeter (ARI - 1B,2B,LF) 400.0 +104.0
 
297 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP)    
 
298 Chad Kuhl (PIT - SP) IL10 301.0 +3.0
 
299 Genesis Cabrera (STL - RP) 365.0 +66.0
 
300 Steven Duggar (SF - LF,CF,RF)    
 
301 Adam Haseley (PHI - LF,CF,RF) RST 341.0 +40.0
 
302 Ben Gamel (PIT - LF,CF,RF) 417.0 +115.0
 
303 Andrew Knizner (STL - C) 310.0 +7.0
 
304 Joe Kelly (LAD - RP) 211.0 -93.0