2018 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (21 of 23 Experts) -
Rank Player (Team, Position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 9 1 3 1.2 0.5
2 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) 12 1 4 2.1 0.6
3 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 16 1 4 3.4 0.8
4 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) 17 2 5 3.4 0.8
5 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 27 3 9 5.9 1.3
6 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 28 5 10 6.0 1.5
7 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) 32 6 12 7.6 1.8
8 Jacob deGrom (NYM - SP) 33 7 14 9.0 1.8
9 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP) 36 7 14 9.9 2.1
10 Luis Severino (NYY - SP) 43 6 19 11.1 3.1
11 Zack Greinke (ARI - SP) 44 7 24 12.2 3.9
12 Justin Verlander (HOU - SP) 45 8 46 12.9 7.7
13 Kenley Jansen (LAD - RP) 50 6 24 14.5 4.1
14 Yu Darvish (CHC - SP) 51 9 23 14.8 4.1
15 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP) 57 11 25 15.9 3.7
16 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 59 12 24 16.5 2.8
17 Robbie Ray (ARI - SP) 60 11 29 16.6 5.1
18 Craig Kimbrel (BOS - RP) 65 5 30 18.8 5.0
19 James Paxton (SEA - SP) 68 13 30 20.2 4.3
20 Aaron Nola (PHI - SP) 69 10 36 20.6 5.5
21 Aroldis Chapman (NYY - RP) 77 17 33 22.3 4.0
22 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 75 15 36 22.3 5.1
23 Jose Quintana (CHC - SP) 80 14 35 23.4 4.9
24 Gerrit Cole (HOU - SP) 82 19 50 28.0 7.1
25 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 84 17 39 28.1 5.1
26 Jake Arrieta (SP) FA 83 17 54 29.4 11.0
27 Roberto Osuna (TOR - RP) 88 20 45 30.5 5.8
28 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 101 22 52 34.8 8.1
29 Shohei Ohtani (LAA - SP,DH) 97 10 120 35.0 20.8
30 Kenneth Giles (HOU - RP) 103 18 58 35.1 10.0
31 Corey Knebel (MIL - RP) 99 17 117 35.1 20.1
32 Lance McCullers (HOU - SP) 102 16 57 35.7 10.5
33 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 105 24 61 36.4 9.7
34 Edwin Diaz (SEA - RP) 108 22 64 37.3 9.5
35 David Price (BOS - SP,RP) 110 18 109 39.0 19.4
36 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) 109 23 80 39.7 13.0
37 Rich Hill (LAD - SP) 111 20 62 40.4 9.1
38 Cody Allen (CLE - RP) 114 30 60 41.4 7.6
39 Wade Davis (COL - RP) 116 33 62 42.0 7.4
40 Johnny Cueto (SF - SP) 118 21 70 42.1 10.8
41 Alex Wood (LAD - SP) 115 22 55 37.6 8.9
42 Marcus Stroman (TOR - SP) 120 21 60 43.6 9.9
43 Felipe Rivero (PIT - RP) 122 27 119 44.0 19.6
44 Luke Weaver (STL - SP) 127 37 71 46.6 7.2
45 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - RP) 129 30 80 46.9 11.4
46 Alexander Colome (TB - RP) 134 39 65 49.9 7.1
47 Luis Castillo (CIN - SP) 131 22 73 45.3 12.2
48 Zack Godley (ARI - SP) 135 23 99 50.5 19.6
49 Sonny Gray (NYY - SP) 137 30 96 51.5 15.4
50 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 141 34 80 51.8 11.2
51 Danny Duffy (KC - SP) 144 30 74 53.3 12.7
52 Jonathan Gray (COL - SP) 147 37 68 53.6 7.9
53 Jeff Samardzija (SF - SP) 154 21 78 54.8 14.4
54 Sean Doolittle (WSH - RP) 155 31 121 56.1 20.2
55 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 156 32 85 56.7 11.8
56 Brad Hand (SD - RP) 161 31 122 58.9 20.2
57 Jameson Taillon (PIT - SP) 168 44 87 60.0 10.8
58 Michael Fulmer (DET - SP) 166 30 71 55.1 10.7
59 Kelvin Herrera (KC - RP) 171 39 92 64.2 14.8
60 Andrew Miller (CLE - RP) 176 42 92 65.3 12.0
61 Kenta Maeda (LAD - SP) 177 37 95 67.2 12.3
62 Hector Neris (PHI - RP) 178 38 96 67.2 13.3
63 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) 182 42 106 68.0 15.7
64 Drew Pomeranz (BOS - SP) 184 34 88 68.8 12.1
65 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP) 180 36 115 65.4 17.0
66 Arodys Vizcaino (ATL - RP) 181 41 90 65.4 11.1
67 Mark Melancon (SF - RP) 183 43 96 66.3 13.4
68 Cole Hamels (TEX - SP) 186 38 96 71.2 15.7
69 Jeurys Familia (NYM - RP) 189 45 109 71.4 13.3
70 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP) 199 53 130 74.8 19.4
71 Taijuan Walker (ARI - SP) 203 52 93 74.9 9.4
72 Dylan Bundy (BAL - SP) 196 39 117 72.7 18.9
73 Charlie Morton (HOU - SP) 202 56 111 73.1 14.1
74 Chase Anderson (MIL - SP) 195 47 125 73.4 18.1
75 Blake Snell (TB - SP) 214 53 101 78.2 10.8
76 Brandon Morrow (CHC - RP) 209 34 113 74.1 19.6
77 Archie Bradley (ARI - RP) 217 53 107 78.5 14.1
78 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 230 57 105 83.8 12.8
79 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 231 55 124 84.0 15.9
80 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 229 43 129 84.2 16.6
81 Lance Lynn (SP) FA 228 41 130 84.7 20.1
82 Brad Brach (BAL - RP) 224 38 107 79.0 16.8
83 Dellin Betances (NYY - RP) 235 58 127 87.1 15.1
84 Dinelson Lamet (SD - SP) 227 49 99 75.9 15.9
85 Alex Cobb (SP) FA 243 59 125 92.5 18.2
86 J.A. Happ (TOR - SP) 245 60 113 89.7 13.9
87 Greg Holland (RP) FA 234 48 190 88.5 30.3
88 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) 248 66 125 92.8 17.3
89 Jacob Faria (TB - SP) 241 53 124 88.5 14.3
90 Blake Treinen (OAK - RP) 250 62 116 92.1 14.9
91 Michael Clevinger (CLE - SP,RP) 242 44 123 83.6 20.1
92 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP) 252 60 167 96.6 23.2
93 Brad Peacock (HOU - SP,RP) 254 46 118 90.5 15.9
94 Blake Parker (LAA - RP) 253 44 114 88.5 19.1
95 Fernando Rodney (MIN - RP) 266 75 118 96.2 10.7
96 Jimmy Nelson (MIL - SP) DL10 263 37 120 90.9 19.6
97 Alexander Reyes (STL - SP) 272 77 123 98.3 11.8
98 Aaron Sanchez (TOR - SP) 267 53 191 98.1 28.0
99 Jordan Montgomery (NYY - SP) 265 60 116 93.1 13.7
100 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 270 68 139 99.6 18.7
101 Zach Britton (BAL - RP) DL60 264 21 155 97.1 29.3
102 Michael Wacha (STL - SP) 262 67 116 90.3 14.7
103 Felix Hernandez (SEA - SP) 278 48 126 100.8 18.8
104 Luke Gregerson (STL - RP) 271 56 123 95.4 17.8
105 David Robertson (NYY - RP) 273 52 163 100.0 23.6
106 Lucas Giolito (CWS - SP) 282 86 141 100.5 13.8
107 Carlos Rodon (CWS - SP) DL10 280 73 157 102.1 22.8
108 Shane Greene (DET - RP) 290 77 173 107.1 20.0
109 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) 291 76 186 108.2 26.6
110 Kyle Barraclough (MIA - RP) 306 83 171 110.2 20.8
111 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP) 303 73 134 109.2 16.2
112 A.J. Ramos (NYM - RP) 292 61 173 110.8 25.8
113 Chris Devenski (HOU - RP) 294 63 133 101.7 20.0
114 Patrick Corbin (ARI - SP) 298 59 149 102.8 22.7
115 Zach Davies (MIL - SP) 293 60 152 107.1 24.2
116 Alexander Claudio (TEX - RP) 308 65 212 114.6 33.8
117 Cameron Bedrosian (LAA - RP) 324 77 129 107.3 13.0
118 Tyler Chatwood (CHC - SP,RP) 302 63 145 106.3 25.0
119 Luiz Gohara (ATL - SP) 339 89 147 110.3 15.2
120 Tyler Glasnow (PIT - SP) 314 82 154 115.2 20.3
121 Brent Honeywell (TB - SP) MiLB 364 101 144 115.9 12.0
122 Addison Reed (MIN - RP) 319 82 131 110.3 16.8
123 Seung-Hwan Oh (RP) FA 296 28 215 116.0 57.2
124 Matt Shoemaker (LAA - SP) 343 93 151 114.7 17.6
125 German Marquez (COL - SP) 342 86 142 118.5 18.3
126 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI - SP) 322 76 165 123.2 25.7
127 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 323 62 163 121.9 30.7
128 Chad Green (NYY - RP) 344 81 133 108.3 17.1
129 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP) 348 89 161 122.4 20.7
130 Sam Dyson (SF - RP) 316 63 213 130.8 53.9
131 Joe Musgrove (PIT - SP,RP) 332 81 192 120.9 33.9
132 Jake Junis (KC - SP) 331 87 186 126.1 30.0
133 Ivan Nova (PIT - SP) 368 96 193 128.9 26.4
134 Miles Mikolas (STL - SP) 386 98 130 113.4 12.3
135 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 355 92 175 126.7 27.3
136 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) 367 91 166 122.9 25.1
137 Josh Hader (MIL - RP) 351 93 116 102.8 8.1
138 Adam Ottavino (COL - RP) 317 42 307 142.7 84.4
139 Ryan Madson (WSH - RP) 356 81 176 127.1 28.9
140 C.J. Edwards (CHC - RP) 360 85 135 112.8 14.8
141 John Lackey (SP) FA 318 60 182 131.9 38.7
142 Daniel Straily (MIA - SP) 369 92 149 120.7 20.4
143 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 363 83 184 136.7 33.3
144 Jharel Cotton (OAK - SP) 366 84 160 132.1 26.7
145 Mike Leake (SEA - SP) 346 89 132 112.8 14.7
146 Steven Matz (NYM - SP) 397 101 172 122.7 24.6
147 Matt Moore (TEX - SP) 357 79 180 130.0 33.0
148 Juan Minaya (CWS - RP) 382 93 167 124.3 24.1
149 Brad Ziegler (MIA - RP) 380 97 152 126.9 18.1
150 Mike Minor (TEX - RP) 335 91 176 122.2 29.5
151 Tony Watson (RP) FA 334 65 345 161.8 99.3
152 Francisco Rodriguez (WSH - RP) MiLB 349 56 285 151.4 77.0
153 Tyler Anderson (COL - SP) 390 102 168 138.3 25.6
154 Michael Kopech (CWS - SP) NRI 403 103 180 133.3 28.1
155 Tyler Skaggs (LAA - SP) 410 109 176 138.1 25.8
156 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - SP) 449 107 162 134.7 20.1
157 Ian Kennedy (KC - SP) 379 94 189 137.8 33.1
158 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL - SP) 469 114 183 140.5 19.3
159 Sean Newcomb (ATL - SP) 444 118 153 132.5 12.8
160 Vincent Velasquez (PHI - SP) 445 108 153 136.6 14.5
161 Mike Montgomery (CHC - SP,RP) 375 79 188 138.2 35.3
162 Jack Flaherty (STL - SP) 406 121 146 132.0 9.1
163 Jeremy Hellickson (SP) FA 394 104 296 171.0 70.4
164 Tyson Ross (SD - SP) NRI 408 108 255 161.2 54.6
165 Jim Johnson (LAA - RP) 391 82 235 157.8 55.9
166 Brandon Maurer (KC - RP) 404 91 223 155.8 50.3
167 Dominic Leone (STL - RP) 370 72 201 156.7 59.9
168 Robert Gsellman (NYM - SP) 414 110 239 165.0 48.6
169 Jhoulys Chacin (MIL - SP) 393 123 139 131.5 5.7
170 CC Sabathia (NYY - SP) MiLB 440 109 181 144.2 21.8
171 Bradley Boxberger (ARI - RP) 430 108 189 141.3 34.6
172 Neftali Feliz (ARI - RP) NRI 396 86 287 184.0 82.1
173 Junior Guerra (MIL - SP,RP) 416 98 373 197.5 105.2
174 Nate Jones (CWS - RP) DL10 419 100 190 148.8 32.7
175 Daniel Norris (DET - SP) 433 111 181 145.6 22.7
176 Matt Bush (TEX - RP) 399 119 200 153.6 29.2
177 Shawn Kelley (WSH - RP) 412 95 403 212.8 114.8
178 Anthony Swarzak (NYM - RP) 407 103 192 147.5 44.5
179 Brandon McCarthy (ATL - SP) 465 122 207 159.5 34.4
180 Keone Kela (TEX - RP) 470 120 198 152.5 29.2
181 Andrew Heaney (LAA - SP) 467 122 177 152.5 19.0
182 Francisco Liriano (SP,RP) FA 426 107 351 214.0 101.8
183 Brandon Kintzler (WSH - RP) 434 112 191 159.3 32.6
184 Daniel Mengden (OAK - SP) 443 110 164 137.0 27.0
185 Pedro Strop (CHC - RP) 409 122 277 173.3 61.0
186 Chad Kuhl (PIT - SP) 485 129 185 151.7 17.7
187 Jason Hammel (KC - SP) 401 113 219 168.4 33.9
188 A.J. Minter (ATL - RP) 542 113 195 160.0 34.5
189 Nick Pivetta (PHI - SP) 455 113 173 151.0 23.2
190 Jaime Garcia (TOR - SP) 429 115 228 171.5 56.5
191 Bud Norris (STL - SP,RP) 463 116 338 227.0 111.0
192 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA - SP) 441 118 298 186.8 60.9
193 Santiago Casilla (OAK - RP) 473 123 268 195.5 72.5
194 Tyler Clippard (RP) FA 475 124 457 290.5 166.5
195 Yusmeiro Petit (OAK - RP) 381 124 196 160.0 36.0
196 Tommy Kahnle (NYY - RP) 452 131 190 155.0 25.3
197 Daniel Hudson (PIT - RP) 480 125 370 247.5 122.5
198 Joakim Soria (CWS - RP) 478 128 188 154.7 24.9
199 Mychal Antonio Givens (BAL - RP) 413 128 157 144.3 12.1
200 J.C. Ramirez (LAA - SP) 471 127 226 178.5 40.8
201 Robert Stephenson (CIN - SP,RP) DL10 481 127 178 154.7 21.0
202 Michael Lorenzen (CIN - RP)   129 251 190.0 61.0
203 Julio Urias (LAD - SP) MiLB 491 133 300 187.0 66.0
204 Clayton Richard (SD - SP) 484 134 211 180.8 28.8
205 Chris Stratton (SF - SP) 489 134 205 169.5 35.5
206 Jacob Barnes (MIL - RP) 454 136 276 206.0 70.0
207 Kyle Freeland (COL - SP,RP) 492 137 225 188.0 37.3
208 Brett Cecil (STL - RP) 432 138 308 223.0 85.0
209 Kendall Graveman (OAK - SP) 490 138 199 169.8 23.5
210 Pat Neshek (PHI - RP)   140 208 174.0 34.0
211 Kyle Gibson (MIN - SP) 494 140 194 174.0 24.2
212 Ryan Tepera (TOR - RP) 421 141 261 201.0 60.0
213 Walker Buehler (LAD - RP) 497 141 179 160.0 19.0
214 Justin Wilson (CHC - RP)   143 252 197.5 54.5
215 Brent Suter (MIL - SP,RP) 428 145 231 187.7 35.1
216 Trevor Cahill (SP,RP) FA 508 146 232 189.0 43.0
217 Ariel Miranda (SEA - SP) 506 147 236 191.5 44.5
218 Drew Steckenrider (MIA - RP) 502 147 191 169.0 22.0
219 Mike Fiers (DET - SP) 510 148 212 180.5 25.3
220 Kirby Yates (SD - RP)   148 194 171.0 23.0
221 Miguel Gonzalez (CWS - SP) 511 149 362 255.5 106.5
222 Jeff Hoffman (COL - SP,RP) 513 150 266 182.5 48.3
223 Tommy Hunter (PHI - RP)   150 247 198.5 48.5
224 Joe Biagini (TOR - SP,RP) 501 151 284 202.3 58.4
225 Andrew Triggs (OAK - SP) 516 151 203 177.0 26.0
226 Tyler Lyons (STL - RP) 525 151 166 157.3 6.3
227 Matthew Strahm (SD - SP,RP) 526 152 245 198.5 46.5
228 Zack Wheeler (NYM - SP) DL10 504 152 187 167.3 14.1
229 Amir Garrett (CIN - SP) 519 153 299 209.0 64.3
230 Seth Lugo (NYM - SP) 515 153 237 188.3 35.6
231 Brandon Woodruff (MIL - SP) 514 153 208 180.5 27.5
232 Will Harris (HOU - RP)   154 229 191.5 37.5
233 Carson Fulmer (CWS - SP) 521 154 204 186.7 23.1
234 Liam Hendriks (OAK - RP)   157 320 238.5 81.5
235 Jordan Zimmermann (DET - SP) 522 157 272 199.5 44.9
236 Jason Vargas (SP) FA   158 183 170.5 12.5
237 Brandon Finnegan (CIN - SP) 531 158 176 167.0 9.0
238 Jose Urena (MIA - SP,RP) 523 158 169 162.0 5.0
239 Jose Leclerc (TEX - RP) 532 159 257 208.0 49.0
240 Carter Capps (SD - RP) 541 160 279 203.3 53.7
241 Matt Albers (MIL - RP) 533 160 271 215.5 55.5
242 Juan Nicasio (SEA - RP)   160 171 165.5 5.5
243 Hector Rondon (HOU - RP)   161 262 211.5 50.5
244 Matt Boyd (DET - SP) 557 161 214 193.7 23.3
245 Nick Goody (CLE - RP)   162 288 225.0 63.0
246 Emilio Pagan (OAK - P) 417 162 246 191.0 38.9
247 Yoshihisa Hirano (ARI - P) 420 163 200 179.3 15.4
248 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP) 436 163 179 171.0 8.0
249 Rafael Montero (NYM - SP,RP) 534 164 273 218.5 54.5
250 Erasmo Ramirez (SEA - SP,RP) 435 164 186 175.0 11.0
251 Shelby Miller (ARI - SP) 537 165 372 268.5 103.5
252 Doug Fister (TEX - SP) 550 166 244 202.7 32.0
253 Nathan Karns (KC - SP)   166 198 186.7 14.6
254 Adam Conley (MIA - SP) 552 167 360 242.3 84.3
255 Trevor Hildenberger (MIN - P)   168 173 170.5 2.5
256 Jose Ramirez (ATL - RP)   169 467 318.0 149.0
257 Pedro Baez (LAD - RP) 446 169 321 245.0 76.0
258 Carson Smith (BOS - RP) 539 169 265 217.0 48.0
259 Ross Stripling (LAD - RP)   170 322 246.0 76.0
260 Koda Glover (WSH - RP) 540 170 290 230.0 60.0
261 Steve Cishek (CHC - RP)   172 216 191.0 18.5
262 Joe Jimenez (DET - RP) 543 174 254 214.0 40.0
263 Dillon Peters (MIA - SP)   178 220 199.0 21.0
264 John Brebbia (STL - P) 451 179 411 295.0 116.0
265 Joe Smith (HOU - RP)   180 333 256.5 76.5
266 Jesse Chavez (SP,RP) FA   181 455 318.0 137.0
267 Joshua Fields (LAD - RP)   182 326 254.0 72.0
268 Bryan Shaw (COL - RP)   189 267 228.0 39.0
269 Cory Gearrin (SF - RP) 457 192 410 301.0 109.0
270 Hunter Strickland (SF - RP)   194 280 237.0 43.0
271 Jerry Blevins (NYM - RP)   195 368 281.5 86.5
272 Jose De Leon (TB - RP) MiLB 549 196 343 269.5 73.5
273 Marco Gonzales (SEA - SP) 556 199 328 244.0 59.4
274 Wilmer Font (LAD - RP) 551 199 303 251.0 52.0
275 Sandy Alcantara (MIA - P) 553 203 230 216.5 13.5
276 Lucas Sims (ATL - SP) 558 209 341 275.0 66.0