2017 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (41 of 49 Experts) -
Rank Player (Team, Position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 7 1 1 1.0 0.0 15.0 +8.0
2 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) 14 2 7 3.1 1.5 7.0 -7.0
3 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 15 2 6 3.2 1.1 29.0 +14.0
4 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) 18 2 8 4.1 1.4 181.0 +163.0
5 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) 21 2 12 5.0 2.3 10.0 -11.0
6 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 26 3 13 6.0 1.6 16.0 -10.0
7 Jake Arrieta (SP) FA 37 3 14 8.8 2.6 46.0 +9.0
8 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 39 4 18 9.2 2.5 48.0 +9.0
9 Johnny Cueto (SF - SP) 40 5 18 9.6 2.2 88.0 +48.0
10 Yu Darvish (SP) FA 42 4 31 9.6 4.5 24.0 -18.0
11 Justin Verlander (HOU - SP) 47 7 27 12.1 4.0 67.0 +20.0
12 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 46 7 18 12.2 2.6 37.0 -9.0
13 Jacob deGrom (NYM - SP) 52 7 27 13.7 3.7 31.0 -21.0
14 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 55 8 56 15.4 7.3 39.0 -16.0
15 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP) 63 8 31 17.6 4.0 41.0 -22.0
16 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 62 8 26 17.8 4.7 125.0 +63.0
17 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP) 61 7 41 17.9 6.9 40.0 -21.0
18 Aroldis Chapman (NYY - RP) 65 10 27 18.0 3.5 69.0 +4.0
19 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 75 14 45 21.5 5.9 94.0 +19.0
20 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP) 74 14 50 21.9 7.8 44.0 -30.0
21 Zach Britton (BAL - RP) 80 15 39 21.3 5.2 130.0 +50.0
22 Cole Hamels (TEX - SP) 86 13 48 27.2 8.4 103.0 +17.0
23 Gerrit Cole (PIT - SP) 88 15 63 28.0 9.9 80.0 -8.0
24 Jose Quintana (CHC - SP) 90 15 53 28.7 8.7 78.0 -12.0
25 Kenta Maeda (LAD - SP) 89 14 54 28.7 9.3 152.0 +63.0
26 Seung-Hwan Oh (RP) FA 93 17 60 30.3 8.1 184.0 +91.0
27 Edwin Diaz (SEA - RP) 94 17 58 30.7 7.3 111.0 +17.0
28 Roberto Osuna (TOR - RP) 98 24 52 33.6 5.8 89.0 -9.0
29 Wade Davis (RP) FA 99 14 61 34.1 9.5 65.0 -34.0
30 David Price (BOS - SP,RP) 97 8 85 34.7 17.2 115.0 +18.0
31 Craig Kimbrel (BOS - RP) 102 24 53 34.8 6.5 61.0 -41.0
32 Zack Greinke (ARI - SP) 100 18 76 34.9 13.6 34.0 -66.0
33 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 103 20 73 35.0 9.9 144.0 +41.0
34 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 105 19 63 36.4 10.0 171.0 +66.0
35 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 106 15 59 36.6 9.7 128.0 +22.0
36 Danny Duffy (KC - SP,RP) 107 14 261 38.8 39.4 112.0 +5.0
37 Kenneth Giles (HOU - RP) 110 25 72 40.3 9.3 95.0 -15.0
38 Rich Hill (LAD - SP) 112 17 78 40.7 13.9 113.0 +1.0
39 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 113 16 80 41.0 12.3 62.0 -51.0
40 Kelvin Herrera (KC - RP) 114 27 121 42.3 14.8 117.0 +3.0
41 Cody Allen (CLE - RP) 121 29 87 46.9 10.8 101.0 -20.0
42 Felix Hernandez (SEA - SP) 120 22 81 47.0 11.1 163.0 +43.0
43 Andrew Miller (CLE - RP) 125 16 104 48.1 16.3 155.0 +30.0
44 Lance McCullers (HOU - SP) 128 21 96 49.0 15.3 96.0 -32.0
45 Marcus Stroman (TOR - SP) 124 25 103 49.4 14.2 92.0 -32.0
46 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP) 132 26 98 50.2 14.4 254.0 +122.0
47 Jameson Taillon (PIT - SP) 135 13 74 51.0 11.4 121.0 -14.0
48 John Lackey (SP) FA 134 21 84 51.3 13.0 189.0 +55.0
49 Aaron Nola (PHI - SP) 137 26 88 52.7 9.9 102.0 -35.0
50 David Robertson (NYY - RP) 143 32 112 54.1 15.2 217.0 +74.0
51 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 136 26 109 54.2 17.0 241.0 +105.0
52 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP) 139 28 108 55.0 15.7 176.0 +37.0
53 Alexander Colome (TB - RP) 146 32 111 57.1 15.7 127.0 -19.0
54 James Paxton (SEA - SP) 150 32 97 59.8 14.6 77.0 -73.0
55 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP) 152 30 96 61.4 12.7 178.0 +26.0
56 Jeff Samardzija (SF - SP) 154 37 92 63.4 14.4 136.0 -18.0
57 Francisco Rodriguez (WSH - RP) MiLB 162 31 100 65.2 14.3 312.0 +150.0
58 Dellin Betances (NYY - RP) 168 34 110 66.7 16.8 180.0 +12.0
59 A.J. Ramos (NYM - RP) 167 39 112 67.3 14.3 193.0 +26.0
60 Jonathan Gray (COL - SP) 159 45 114 65.3 14.6 151.0 -8.0
61 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 163 48 124 68.2 14.6 126.0 -37.0
62 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 169 50 113 69.3 10.8 201.0 +32.0
63 Sam Dyson (SF - RP) 180 34 111 72.9 15.0 296.0 +116.0
64 J.A. Happ (TOR - SP) 179 56 110 72.1 10.4 205.0 +26.0
65 Tony Watson (RP) FA 183 36 119 74.4 18.0 303.0 +120.0
66 Robbie Ray (ARI - SP) 182 37 106 72.0 12.3 93.0 -89.0
67 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) 196 59 124 80.5 12.8 308.0 +112.0
68 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP) 189 24 162 77.2 19.6 190.0 +1.0
69 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI - SP) 192 35 118 78.9 17.0 291.0 +99.0
70 Taijuan Walker (ARI - SP) 197 44 135 81.6 16.6 198.0 +1.0
71 Drew Pomeranz (BOS - SP) 195 47 138 78.3 17.0 147.0 -48.0
72 Matt Moore (SF - SP) 200 48 133 82.7 18.6 299.0 +99.0
73 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - SP,RP) 209 43 146 86.1 21.4 165.0 -44.0
74 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 208 66 131 85.7 13.0 279.0 +71.0
75 Jharel Cotton (OAK - SP) 212 51 138 88.2 17.5 346.0 +134.0
76 Cameron Bedrosian (LAA - RP) 221 47 119 91.2 17.9 268.0 +47.0
77 Sonny Gray (NYY - SP) 213 50 213 91.7 30.1 138.0 -75.0
78 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 219 62 122 91.9 13.7 143.0 -76.0
79 Blake Snell (TB - SP) 224 63 139 94.9 15.2 298.0 +74.0
80 Ian Kennedy (KC - SP) 230 68 262 100.6 29.3 274.0 +44.0
81 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 225 63 133 94.1 14.6 347.0 +122.0
82 Ryan Madson (WSH - RP) 237 68 130 99.4 13.8 319.0 +82.0
83 Ivan Nova (PIT - SP,RP) 233 75 134 98.8 13.7 186.0 -47.0
84 Jim Johnson (ATL - RP) 235 46 166 96.4 22.9 273.0 +38.0
85 Junior Guerra (MIL - SP,RP) 238 57 155 101.6 18.1 332.0 +94.0
86 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) 240 57 143 104.1 16.7 154.0 -86.0
87 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP) 231 46 256 101.2 39.9 351.0 +120.0
88 Tyler Glasnow (PIT - SP) 245 68 152 107.4 19.1 409.0 +164.0
89 Neftali Feliz (RP) FA 244 50 149 97.5 20.1 325.0 +81.0
90 Tyler Anderson (COL - SP) 242 73 157 102.7 17.6 369.0 +127.0
91 Brandon Maurer (KC - RP) 254 57 145 103.8 18.0 372.0 +118.0
92 Jeremy Hellickson (SP) FA 249 66 140 103.1 13.5 352.0 +103.0
93 Adam Ottavino (COL - RP) 257 62 182 105.8 22.7 378.0 +121.0
94 Alex Cobb (SP) FA 253 63 222 111.4 30.6 257.0 +4.0
95 Dylan Bundy (BAL - SP,RP) 256 63 278 112.7 41.0 216.0 -40.0
96 Blake Treinen (OAK - RP) 239 58 181 92.0 24.1 311.0 +72.0
97 Hector Neris (PHI - RP) 261 48 169 106.1 23.4 322.0 +61.0
98 Tyler Skaggs (LAA - SP) 273 70 144 109.5 14.5 379.0 +106.0
99 Fernando Rodney (RP) FA 274 62 137 106.9 17.1 251.0 -23.0
100 Greg Holland (RP) FA 262 64 130 99.4 20.4 119.0 -143.0
101 Lance Lynn (SP) FA 268 67 133 104.8 16.3 182.0 -86.0
102 Zach Davies (MIL - SP) 270 70 145 106.9 13.9 337.0 +67.0
103 Shawn Kelley (WSH - RP) 275 64 154 105.9 20.6 353.0 +78.0
104 Jordan Zimmermann (DET - SP) 283 86 185 113.2 17.6    
105 Francisco Liriano (SP,RP) FA 263 75 166 103.5 21.2 354.0 +91.0
106 Tyson Ross (SP) FA 266 77 279 122.6 45.7 342.0 +76.0
107 Jason Hammel (KC - SP) 285 79 280 119.1 35.7 339.0 +54.0
108 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA - SP) 278 68 152 108.7 18.6 374.0 +96.0
109 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP,RP) 287 77 157 112.7 16.6 262.0 -25.0
110 Brandon Kintzler (RP) FA 282 65 177 112.0 23.4 265.0 -17.0
111 Daniel Norris (DET - SP) 280 82 200 110.1 26.0 376.0 +96.0
112 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL - SP) 288 79 188 116.5 23.9 284.0 -4.0
113 Robert Gsellman (NYM - SP) 291 80 198 114.1 28.7 358.0 +67.0
114 Mike Leake (SEA - SP) 289 87 184 115.5 22.5 250.0 -39.0
115 Chris Tillman (SP,RP) FA 300 84 270 120.2 36.1 428.0 +128.0
116 Michael Wacha (STL - SP,RP) 290 56 174 115.3 26.2 235.0 -55.0
117 Bartolo Colon (SP) FA 292 68 160 115.2 21.7    
118 Addison Reed (RP) FA 314 80 161 118.6 18.0 261.0 -53.0
119 Jeanmar Gomez (RP) FA 302 74 179 124.7 28.2 434.0 +132.0
120 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) 316 89 178 119.6 19.8 204.0 -112.0
121 Kyle Barraclough (MIA - RP) 306 74 150 118.2 25.1 400.0 +94.0
122 Jaime Garcia (SP) FA 303 79 177 118.7 23.6    
123 Matt Andriese (TB - SP,RP) 304 97 169 119.3 19.7    
124 Joe Musgrove (HOU - SP,RP) 308 76 166 118.3 23.2 403.0 +95.0
125 Carter Capps (SD - RP) 334 77 162 118.7 20.4 427.0 +93.0
126 Sean Doolittle (WSH - RP) 329 52 153 119.8 27.9 228.0 -101.0
127 Alex Wood (LAD - SP,RP) 318 61 150 120.8 23.3 104.0 -214.0
128 Chris Devenski (HOU - SP,RP) 315 51 169 129.5 31.8 314.0 -1.0
129 Arodys Vizcaino (ATL - RP) 342 93 270 145.8 46.8 329.0 -13.0
130 Mike Montgomery (CHC - SP,RP) 346 100 220 141.2 32.4 419.0 +73.0
131 Daniel Straily (MIA - SP) 326 91 223 137.1 39.1 237.0 -89.0
132 C.J. Edwards (CHC - RP) 335 79 171 136.4 27.5 425.0 +90.0
133 Matt Bush (TEX - RP) 362 96 150 125.6 17.2 287.0 -75.0
134 Luke Weaver (STL - SP) 376 114 205 147.0 31.7 320.0 -56.0
135 Luis Severino (NYY - SP,RP) 333 70 215 142.1 40.1 118.0 -215.0
136 Adam Conley (MIA - SP) 331 71 177 137.0 29.8 395.0 +64.0
137 Patrick Corbin (ARI - SP,RP) 330 70 178 130.1 33.6 283.0 -47.0
138 Scott Kazmir (LAD - SP) 336 77 167 131.0 27.1    
139 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) 374 110 271 160.9 52.6 140.0 -234.0
140 Mike Fiers (HOU - SP) 356 109 170 136.0 21.5 307.0 -49.0
141 Ricky Nolasco (SP) FA 332 85 227 151.9 44.2    
142 Will Harris (HOU - RP) 370 97 161 133.1 22.7    
143 Luke Gregerson (RP) FA 375 82 163 135.6 26.9    
144 Darren O'Day (BAL - RP) 373 87 176 132.8 33.9    
145 Santiago Casilla (OAK - RP) 360 98 205 149.1 38.3 443.0 +83.0
146 Brad Brach (BAL - RP) 380 106 166 140.0 23.3 294.0 -86.0
147 Hunter Strickland (SF - RP) 386 78 187 140.9 32.0    
148 Lucas Giolito (CWS - SP) 358 105 182 145.1 25.4 421.0 +63.0
149 Koji Uehara (RP) FA 372 84 156 124.8 30.8    
150 Miguel Gonzalez (SP) FA 343 76 198 143.3 47.4    
151 Ty Blach (SF - SP,RP) 363 109 168 129.5 23.7 437.0 +74.0
152 Jeremy Jeffress (MIL - RP) 348 93 260 171.4 49.9    
153 Tyler Chatwood (SP,RP) FA 371 102 195 147.3 32.4    
154 Charlie Morton (HOU - SP) 391 113 253 163.9 45.7 301.0 -90.0
155 Evan Scribner (SEA - RP) DL60 398 101 163 132.3 21.9    
156 Felipe Rivero (PIT - RP) 378 102 204 148.8 37.1 188.0 -190.0
157 Archie Bradley (ARI - SP,RP) 354 88 263 168.0 51.6 382.0 +28.0
158 Pedro Baez (LAD - RP) 400 92 189 149.3 31.7    
159 Pedro Strop (CHC - RP) 411 83 156 135.2 26.4    
160 Hector Rondon (CHC - RP) 413 100 167 142.3 20.5    
161 Joaquin Benoit (RP) FA 390 117 174 150.1 23.0    
162 Brett Cecil (STL - RP) 469 81 209 157.5 50.4 418.0 -51.0
163 Michael Lorenzen (CIN - RP) 393 114 199 156.7 30.1    
164 Mychal Antonio Givens (BAL - RP) 410 103 154 136.3 19.7    
165 Michael Feliz (HOU - RP) 387 114 172 138.3 24.6    
166 Matt Boyd (DET - SP,RP) 357 93 178 135.5 42.5    
167 Daniel Hudson (PIT - RP) 368 97 217 169.3 44.2    
168 Kendall Graveman (OAK - SP) 392 126 200 163.3 33.5 439.0 +47.0
169 Brad Hand (SD - RP) 377 111 191 164.0 31.2 270.0 -107.0
170 Ryan Dull (OAK - RP) 417 127 172 149.0 16.1    
171 Josh Hader (MIL - SP,RP) 384 113 157 135.0 22.0 422.0 +38.0
172 CC Sabathia (SP) FA 396 132 207 166.3 26.6    
173 Tyler Clippard (RP) FA   118 199 162.3 33.5 393.0  
174 Homer Bailey (CIN - SP)   122 210 161.7 36.4 445.0  
175 R.A. Dickey (SP) FA 383 122 192 164.6 24.2    
176 Steve Cishek (RP) FA 388 124 194 166.8 26.0    
177 Corey Knebel (MIL - RP) 407 136 269 173.0 41.6 177.0 -230.0
178 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) 412 128 173 150.5 22.5 341.0 -71.0
179 Mauricio Cabrera (ATL - RP) MiLB 432 130 261 192.3 46.4    
180 Wade Miley (SP) FA 403 131 214 180.7 35.8    
181 Kevin Siegrist (RP) FA 424 131 210 173.8 29.6    
182 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP,RP) 402 133 237 185.0 52.0    
183 Ryan Buchter (KC - RP) 397 137 198 174.7 26.9    
184 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - SP,RP) 439 141 251 181.0 49.7 436.0 -3.0
185 Keone Kela (TEX - RP)   146 273 209.5 63.5 365.0  
186 Jesse Chavez (SP,RP) FA 419 146 238 185.0 38.8    
187 Bruce Rondon (DET - RP) MiLB 462 147 243 203.7 41.1    
188 Glen Perkins (RP) FA 435 148 183 168.0 13.0    
189 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP) 443 149 201 170.6 18.2    
190 Liam Hendriks (OAK - RP) 415 152 228 188.7 31.1    
191 Chad Kuhl (PIT - SP)   152 175 162.3 9.5    
192 Brandon McCarthy (LAD - SP,RP) 493 153 255 191.3 45.3 375.0 -118.0
193 Anthony Cingrani (LAD - RP) 438 153 173 163.0 10.0    
194 Brad Ziegler (MIA - RP) 453 154 258 188.7 33.4 334.0 -119.0
195 Sergio Romo (RP) FA 430 155 249 198.0 38.8    
196 Joe Blanton (RP) FA   155 192 173.5 18.5    
197 Jason Grilli (RP) FA 421 156 220 188.0 32.0    
198 Juan Nicasio (SP,RP) FA 433 159 182 170.3 9.4    
199 Chad Green (NYY - SP,RP)   162 209 185.0 19.2 412.0  
200 Trevor Cahill (SP,RP) FA 459 163 185 174.0 11.0 297.0 -162.0
201 Wily Peralta (MIL - SP,RP) MiLB 485 163 179 171.0 8.0    
202 Derek Law (SF - RP)   164 189 176.5 12.5    
203 Sammy Solis (WSH - RP)   165 168 166.5 1.5    
204 Pat Neshek (RP) FA 457 167 246 198.0 34.4 417.0 -40.0
205 Fernando Salas (RP) FA 444 168 229 191.3 26.9    
206 Erasmo Ramirez (SEA - SP,RP) 429 169 233 201.0 32.0    
207 Martin Perez (TEX - SP)   170 211 190.5 20.5    
208 Carson Smith (BOS - RP) 449 171 250 210.5 39.5    
209 Joshua Fields (LAD - RP) 436 171 236 203.5 32.5    
210 James Shields (CWS - SP)   171 178 174.5 3.5    
211 Dan Otero (CLE - RP) 458 179 193 188.0 6.4    
212 Hansel Robles (NYM - RP) 447 180 202 188.0 9.9    
213 Amir Garrett (CIN - SP)   180 199 189.5 9.5 435.0  
214 Carlos Estevez (COL - RP) 489 182 218 200.0 18.0    
215 Jake Barrett (ARI - RP)   182 207 194.3 10.2    
216 Justin Wilson (CHC - RP) 452 184 187 186.0 1.4 281.0 -171.0
217 Nick Vincent (SEA - RP)   184 186 185.0 1.0    
218 Bradley Boxberger (TB - RP)   187 272 210.5 35.6    
219 Bryan Shaw (RP) FA 465 188 211 199.5 11.5    
220 Chaz Roe (TB - RP) 472 189 239 209.7 21.3    
221 Carlos Torres (RP) FA 473 194 209 201.5 7.5    
222 Jhoulys Chacin (SP,RP) FA 466 195 247 213.0 24.1 359.0 -107.0
223 Alex Wilson (DET - RP) SUS   195 242 218.5 23.5    
224 Jonathan Broxton (STL - RP) 478 197 247 222.0 25.0    
225 Tyler Lyons (STL - RP) 481 198 230 214.0 16.0    
226 Andrew Cashner (SP) FA   199 222 211.0 9.4    
227 Danny Farquhar (CWS - RP) 471 200 221 210.5 10.5    
228 Boone Logan (CLE - RP) DL60 487 207 234 220.5 13.5    
229 Jose Diaz (RP) FA 492 212 254 233.0 21.0    
230 Mike Morin (KC - RP) 486 214 248 231.0 17.0    
231 Zach McAllister (CLE - RP) 488 216 234 225.0 9.0    
232 Antonio Bastardo (RP) FA 497 224 264 244.0 20.0    
233 Xavier Cedeno (TB - RP) 496 228 229 228.5 0.5    
234 Andrew Bailey (RP) FA 498 231 253 242.0 11.0    
235 Junichi Tazawa (MIA - RP) 504 232 237 234.5 2.5    
236 Matt Barnes (BOS - RP)   236 277 256.5 20.5    
237 Jake McGee (RP) FA 505 240 259 249.5 9.5    
238 Kevin Quackenbush (CIN - RP) MiLB 507 245 256 250.5 5.5