2017 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (27 of 30 Experts) - Updated 2/24
Rank Player (Team, Position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD, SP) 4 1 1 1.0 0.0
2 Max Scherzer (WSH, SP) DTD 13 2 3 2.1 0.3
3 Madison Bumgarner (SF, SP) 17 3 4 3.3 0.5
4 Noah Syndergaard (NYM, SP) 20 2 6 4.3 1.1
5 Chris Sale (BOS, SP) 21 3 8 4.9 1.0
6 Corey Kluber (CLE, SP) 24 4 7 5.7 0.8
7 Jake Arrieta (CHC, SP) 39 6 13 8.8 2.0
8 Jon Lester (CHC, SP) 41 7 17 9.0 2.2
9 Yu Darvish (TEX, SP) 46 6 20 10.5 3.5
10 Johnny Cueto (SF, SP) 47 7 17 10.9 2.3
11 David Price (BOS, SP) 45 6 21 11.1 3.1
12 Stephen Strasburg (WSH, SP) 50 5 22 12.8 3.8
13 Justin Verlander (DET, SP) 49 7 56 12.8 8.7
14 Carlos Carrasco (CLE, SP) 55 8 26 14.1 3.5
15 Chris Archer (TB, SP) 59 11 24 15.3 2.7
16 Jacob DeGrom (NYM, SP) 64 11 29 17.3 3.6
17 Aroldis Chapman (NYY, RP) 66 13 25 18.5 3.2
18 Kenley Jansen (LAD, RP) 69 8 32 18.9 4.7
19 Kyle Hendricks (CHC, SP) 73 12 40 20.1 6.1
20 Zach Britton (BAL, RP) 78 14 27 21.9 3.7
21 Carlos Martinez (STL, SP) 81 11 43 23.5 7.3
22 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY, SP) 84 15 43 23.6 6.2
23 Cole Hamels (TEX, SP) 89 14 43 26.5 6.5
24 Zack Greinke (ARI, SP) 92 11 64 26.7 10.4
25 Gerrit Cole (PIT, SP) 94 18 51 27.5 8.2
26 Jose Quintana (CWS, SP) 95 17 65 29.3 9.1
27 Kenta Maeda (LAD, SP) 97 13 62 30.6 10.0
28 Seung-Hwan Oh (STL, RP) 96 23 49 31.1 7.1
29 Edwin Diaz (SEA, RP) 98 23 44 32.9 5.7
30 Roberto Osuna (TOR, RP) 102 25 59 32.9 8.1
31 Craig Kimbrel (BOS, RP) 99 24 47 33.4 5.9
32 Julio Teheran (ATL, SP) 104 20 57 35.3 9.3
33 Mark Melancon (SF, RP) 106 21 48 31.7 6.4
34 Rick Porcello (BOS, SP) 110 22 59 37.0 10.0
35 Danny Duffy (KC, SP,RP) 105 17 60 33.0 9.5
36 Danny Salazar (CLE, SP) 111 15 64 37.6 10.3
37 Aaron Sanchez (TOR, SP) 113 20 68 39.7 13.3
38 Wade Davis (CHC, RP) 114 22 61 36.9 9.0
39 Andrew Miller (CLE, RP) 116 15 78 42.0 13.6
40 Kenneth Giles (HOU, RP) 117 28 58 39.0 6.3
41 Rich Hill (LAD, SP) 118 20 73 40.3 12.9
42 Michael Fulmer (DET, SP) 122 32 66 44.4 8.7
43 Kelvin Herrera (KC, RP) 127 30 100 45.2 14.4
44 Cody Allen (CLE, RP) 126 31 59 45.5 7.3
45 Dallas Keuchel (HOU, SP) 128 17 74 46.3 13.7
46 Matt Harvey (NYM, SP) 131 31 110 50.7 18.7
47 Marcus Stroman (TOR, SP) 132 33 70 51.3 9.4
48 Felix Hernandez (SEA, SP) 137 33 68 48.0 8.3
49 David Robertson (CWS, RP) 140 36 80 52.4 11.0
50 Lance McCullers (HOU, SP) DL15 141 23 94 52.7 16.6
51 Kevin Gausman (BAL, SP) 139 33 88 53.6 14.0
52 Aaron Nola (PHI, SP) 145 28 82 53.7 11.8
53 Steven Matz (NYM, SP) DL15 144 37 69 54.1 8.1
54 John Lackey (CHC, SP) 143 36 79 50.8 10.4
55 Jeurys Familia (NYM, RP) 146 37 76 53.5 10.0
56 Jameson Taillon (PIT, SP) 153 14 86 54.2 13.4
57 Alexander Colome (TB, RP) 157 33 110 56.0 15.7
58 Vincent Velasquez (PHI, SP) 160 51 82 65.1 8.5
59 Tanner Roark (WSH, SP) 163 25 105 61.8 15.0
60 James Paxton (SEA, SP) 161 43 99 67.1 14.4
61 Jonathan Gray (COL, SP) 162 44 90 61.7 11.9
62 Francisco Rodriguez (DET, RP) 173 38 94 66.2 14.6
63 Julio Urias (LAD, SP) 174 45 98 66.8 12.0
64 Jeff Samardzija (SF, SP) 177 48 86 66.9 11.2
65 Dellin Betances (NYY, RP) 168 32 99 60.3 14.1
66 A.J. Ramos (MIA, RP) 178 39 97 67.3 13.2
67 Sean Manaea (OAK, SP) DL15 180 47 107 68.0 13.8
68 Jake Odorizzi (TB, SP) 183 56 83 69.3 6.4
69 J.A. Happ (TOR, SP) 184 56 106 71.2 11.5
70 Sonny Gray (OAK, SP) 193 52 93 72.8 11.8
71 Matt Shoemaker (LAA, SP) 192 47 102 74.7 14.6
72 Carlos Rodon (CWS, SP) 190 44 136 75.1 18.7
73 Robbie Ray (ARI, SP) 191 52 92 72.7 11.1
74 Michael Pineda (NYY, SP) 198 42 107 75.9 16.0
75 Sam Dyson (TEX, RP) 197 45 107 73.9 14.4
76 Tony Watson (PIT, RP) 199 49 100 74.0 12.4
77 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN, SP) 202 48 106 75.6 15.1
78 Drew Smyly (SEA, SP) 206 56 120 79.9 12.9
79 Drew Pomeranz (BOS, SP) 203 48 100 71.3 12.5
80 Joe Ross (WSH, SP) 207 56 104 79.2 11.4
81 Marco Estrada (TOR, SP) 209 58 96 79.3 10.3
82 Garrett Richards (LAA, SP) 208 49 96 79.4 13.1
83 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI, SP) 213 47 105 81.6 12.4
84 Taijuan Walker (ARI, SP) 218 32 126 84.3 18.1
85 Adam Ottavino (COL, RP) 216 40 118 83.5 19.5
86 Matt Moore (SF, SP) 219 55 132 86.5 20.8
87 Raisel Iglesias (CIN, SP,RP) 214 51 143 84.3 21.6
88 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA, SP) 228 66 118 87.5 13.5
89 Adam Wainwright (STL, SP) 224 62 114 82.4 12.3
90 Blake Snell (TB, SP) 240 66 122 94.7 14.6
91 Ryan Madson (OAK, RP) 242 52 141 93.2 19.9
92 Collin McHugh (HOU, SP) 246 62 122 94.2 12.8
93 Jharel Cotton (OAK, SP) 241 56 120 91.9 15.0
94 Gio Gonzalez (WSH, SP) 251 74 121 97.2 12.3
95 Shawn Kelley (WSH, RP) 245 46 115 90.2 18.8
96 Junior Guerra (MIL, SP) 254 68 121 97.8 12.0
97 Ian Kennedy (KC, SP) 255 79 142 99.6 13.4
98 Tyler Glasnow (PIT, SP) 257 52 167 101.1 24.3
99 Hector Neris (PHI, RP) 250 41 151 93.3 26.3
100 Jeremy Hellickson (PHI, SP) 268 67 136 101.8 13.9
101 Cameron Bedrosian (LAA, RP) 266 49 138 98.2 20.3
102 Ervin Santana (MIN, SP) 273 63 138 105.5 18.1
103 Brandon Maurer (SD, RP) 277 57 119 101.0 15.9
104 Tyler Anderson (COL, SP) 263 62 151 104.1 23.6
105 Tyson Ross (TEX, SP) 264 72 161 104.7 24.4
106 Jim Johnson (ATL, RP) 282 62 129 100.7 15.7
107 Dylan Bundy (BAL, SP,RP) 276 61 160 99.8 21.7
108 Tyler Skaggs (LAA, SP) 288 88 139 109.9 13.3
109 Trevor Bauer (CLE, SP,RP) 284 43 139 103.7 22.7
110 Ivan Nova (PIT, SP,RP) 287 68 140 104.0 15.2
111 Chris Tillman (BAL, SP) DTD 296 82 145 109.6 14.2
112 Jordan Zimmermann (DET, SP) 293 86 146 110.9 13.6
113 Alex Cobb (TB, SP) 291 77 161 109.3 20.3
114 Fernando Rodney (ARI, RP) 294 65 139 109.9 17.5
115 Neftali Feliz (MIL, RP) 289 49 125 102.4 20.9
116 Alexander Reyes (STL, SP,RP) DTD 280 46 100 78.3 19.2
117 Zach Davies (MIL, SP) 300 85 133 109.1 13.3
118 Jason Hammel (KC, SP) 299 78 130 104.8 16.1
119 Lance Lynn (STL, SP) 298 53 135 107.4 21.7
120 Nate Jones (CWS, RP) 317 85 136 113.3 13.4
121 Addison Reed (NYM, RP) 307 68 134 106.5 18.5
122 Daniel Norris (DET, SP) 314 80 177 113.2 22.1
123 Mike Leake (STL, SP) 306 97 189 119.8 25.0
124 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA, SP) 304 79 144 115.1 20.4
125 Andrew Triggs (OAK, SP,RP) 313 94 171 126.5 26.3
126 Brandon Kintzler (MIN, RP) 303 64 147 113.3 26.8
127 Luke Weaver (STL, SP) 322 81 188 120.2 25.9
128 Francisco Liriano (TOR, SP) 308 81 169 117.8 24.3
129 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL, SP) 324 82 191 122.0 26.2
130 Bartolo Colon (ATL, SP) 318 89 153 118.3 20.9
131 Matt Andriese (TB, SP,RP) 323 104 170 119.8 17.3
132 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS, SP) 335 88 149 116.8 18.3
133 Joe Musgrove (HOU, SP) 319 75 158 114.8 22.2
134 Kyle Barraclough (MIA, RP) 327 71 155 120.9 22.3
135 Mike Montgomery (CHC, SP,RP) 333 85 146 118.9 18.6
136 Arodys Vizcaino (ATL, RP) DL15 310 69 214 133.2 39.5
137 Jaime Garcia (ATL, SP) 334 94 168 124.8 21.0
138 Tyler Thornburg (BOS, RP) 341 70 171 127.0 27.8
139 Jose Berrios (MIN, SP) 328 53 180 132.9 34.7
140 Jeanmar Gomez (PHI, RP) 337 73 192 133.7 32.7
141 Michael Wacha (STL, SP,RP) 342 99 181 129.6 25.5
142 C.J. Edwards (CHC, RP) 320 67 196 136.0 40.6
143 Lucas Giolito (CWS, SP) 347 102 186 139.5 31.2
144 Jose De Leon (TB, SP) 352 107 179 131.2 24.5
145 David Phelps (MIA, SP,RP) 330 86 172 133.0 27.7
146 Carter Capps (SD, RP) DTD 356 84 215 134.7 37.7
147 Daniel Straily (MIA, SP) 359 94 155 127.2 18.3
148 Brandon Finnegan (CIN, SP) 386 101 172 129.4 20.0
149 Jeremy Jeffress (TEX, RP) 331 68 218 145.1 49.8
150 Scott Kazmir (LAD, SP) MiLB 373 101 182 136.8 22.6
151 Joaquin Benoit (PHI, RP) 365 88 174 129.9 27.5
152 Adam Conley (MIA, SP) 417 114 166 134.0 18.0
153 Chris Devenski (HOU, SP,RP) 375 107 216 141.9 31.3
154 Sean Doolittle (OAK, RP) 353 76 175 135.7 32.6
155 Greg Holland (COL, RP) 372 109 149 128.7 12.9
156 Daniel Hudson (PIT, RP) 343 76 217 155.3 51.4
157 Grant Dayton (LAD, RP) 332 74 237 142.6 53.2
158 Luis Severino (NYY, SP,RP) 402 115 169 139.5 20.5
159 Corey Knebel (MIL, RP) 396 98 189 148.5 30.5
160 Matthew Strahm (KC, SP,RP) 383 95 164 132.8 20.8
161 Matt Bush (TEX, RP) 382 112 157 140.5 15.5
162 Alex Wood (LAD, SP,RP) 401 106 163 139.3 21.4
163 Huston Street (LAA, RP) 360 82 186 146.4 33.0
164 Will Harris (HOU, RP) 404 101 233 155.0 45.7
165 Ty Blach (SF, P,SP) 371 100 196 140.3 38.0
166 Drew Storen (CIN, RP) 416 107 190 145.8 30.3
167 Luke Gregerson (HOU, RP) 420 90 227 162.4 40.9
168 Steven Wright (BOS, SP,RP) MiLB 427 118 165 141.3 18.0
169 Felipe Rivero (PIT, RP) 385 99 244 164.5 55.3
170 Santiago Casilla (OAK, RP) 424 116 180 138.7 29.3
171 Hector Rondon (CHC, RP) 453 111 219 155.8 29.0
172 Mike Fiers (HOU, SP) 405 119 181 152.3 19.4
173 Robert Gsellman (NYM, SP) 450 125 177 148.8 20.0
174 Shelby Miller (ARI, SP) 400 115 183 157.5 22.1
175 Darren O'Day (BAL, RP) 418 118 257 167.0 63.7
176 Koji Uehara (CHC, RP) 362 94 250 172.0 78.0
177 Hunter Strickland (SF, RP) 446 109 241 165.0 48.9
178 Tyler Chatwood (COL, SP) 408 99 199 161.0 30.5
179 Mauricio Cabrera (ATL, RP) 455 124 193 156.5 29.6
180 Glen Perkins (MIN, RP) DTD 393 105 228 172.7 51.0
181 Zack Wheeler (NYM, SP) 407 105 180 154.3 23.4
182 Miguel Gonzalez (CWS, SP) 415 111 203 166.8 33.2
183 Pedro Strop (CHC, RP) 388 112 322 195.7 90.9
184 Reynaldo Lopez (WSH, SP,RP) 403 112 192 169.5 28.1
185 Archie Bradley (ARI, SP) 443 121 174 154.9 16.5
186 Clay Buchholz (PHI, SP,RP) 422 128 172 156.6 16.1
187 Mychal Antonio Givens (BAL, RP) 448 117 235 169.7 49.0
188 Pedro Baez (LAD, RP) 442 120 229 172.8 41.1
189 Brad Hand (SD, RP) 412 124 222 176.0 34.9
190 Ryan Dull (OAK, RP) 463 137 220 166.5 28.5
191 Brett Cecil (STL, RP) 531 128 291 197.3 68.7
192 Kendall Graveman (OAK, SP) 454 128 196 171.2 23.9
193 Ricky Nolasco (LAA, SP) 379 137 175 156.4 12.5
194 Derek Law (SF, RP) 428 133 262 197.5 64.5
195 Brad Ziegler (MIA, RP) 499 141 195 165.2 18.2
196 Brandon McCarthy (LAD, SP,RP) MiLB 468 141 192 161.8 19.0
197 Will Smith (SF, RP) DTD 506 142 254 187.7 48.0
198 CC Sabathia (NYY, SP) 503 142 188 168.3 16.1
199 Brad Brach (BAL, RP) 461 145 223 178.5 25.6
200 Josh Tomlin (CLE, SP) 491 147 170 157.0 9.5
201 Andrew Bailey (LAA, RP) 497 150 242 196.0 46.0
202 Seth Lugo (NYM, SP,RP) 512 150 191 168.7 16.9
203 Chad Green (NYY, SP) DL60 542 152 189 172.8 15.4
204 Homer Bailey (CIN, SP) DL60 462 152 182 166.0 10.6
205 Keone Kela (TEX, RP) 451 153 325 239.0 86.0
206 Joe Blanton (LAD, RP)   154 294 224.0 70.0
207 Edinson Volquez (MIA, SP) 498 154 186 175.0 11.6
208 Anthony Cingrani (CIN, RP) 489 155 243 199.0 44.0
209 Jimmy Nelson (MIL, SP) 513 156 195 178.7 16.5
210 Liam Hendriks (OAK, RP) 460 158 335 230.3 75.8
211 Matt Boyd (DET, SP,RP) 544 159 184 168.7 11.0
212 Chad Kuhl (PIT, SP) 591 159 180 173.6 7.5
213 Josh Hader (MIL, SP) 534 159 176 169.3 7.4
214 Matthew Wisler (ATL, SP,RP) 539 161 201 182.3 16.4
215 Alex Meyer (LAA, SP,RP)   163 256 209.5 46.5
216 Ryan Buchter (SD, RP) 532 164 232 198.0 34.0
217 Francis Martes (HOU, SP,RP) NRI 549 164 206 185.0 21.0
218 R.A. Dickey (ATL, SP) 471 164 188 171.5 9.8
219 Steve Cishek (SEA, RP) DTD 431 165 238 194.7 31.3
220 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI, SP) NRI 565 166 333 249.5 83.5
221 Charlie Morton (HOU, SP) 525 166 190 180.8 9.0
222 Jacob Barnes (MIL, RP)   168 252 210.0 42.0
223 Michael Lorenzen (CIN, RP) 436 168 221 191.6 17.1
224 Nathan Karns (KC, SP,RP) 556 168 181 174.3 5.3
225 Ariel Miranda (SEA, SP,RP) 572 171 202 187.3 12.0
226 Jake McGee (COL, RP)   172 231 201.5 29.5
227 Blake Treinen (WSH, RP) 477 173 213 188.3 17.6
228 Martin Perez (TEX, SP) 575 173 204 188.5 15.5
229 Doug Fister (HOU, SP) 599 174 253 213.5 39.5
230 Juan Nicasio (PIT, SP,RP)   174 239 206.5 32.5
231 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD, SP) 516 174 200 184.2 9.5
232 Kevin Quackenbush (SD, RP) 649 175 299 237.0 62.0
233 Patrick Corbin (ARI, SP,RP) 573 175 197 184.8 7.1
234 Nick Tropeano (LAA, SP) 587 176 275 225.5 49.5
235 Hector Santiago (MIN, SP) 622 177 201 187.3 10.1
236 James Shields (CWS, SP) 625 177 194 183.7 7.4
237 Pat Neshek (PHI, RP) 627 178 342 260.0 82.0
238 Andrew Cashner (TEX, SP)   178 204 191.7 10.7
239 Jhoulys Chacin (SD, SP,RP) MiLB 508 178 200 189.0 11.0
240 Tyler Clippard (NYY, RP)   180 273 226.5 46.5
241 Matt Garza (MIL, SP) 647 181 302 241.5 60.5
242 Chad Bettis (COL, SP)   182 197 189.5 7.5
243 Fernando Salas (NYM, RP) 593 187 343 265.0 78.0
244 Carlos Estevez (COL, RP) 590 187 320 253.5 66.5
245 Anibal Sanchez (DET, SP,RP) 640 187 210 198.5 11.5
246 Bradley Boxberger (TB, RP) 434 189 225 203.7 15.4
247 Trevor Rosenthal (STL, RP) 533 192 224 203.7 14.4
248 Dan Otero (CLE, RP)   194 318 256.0 62.0
249 Jake Barrett (ARI, RP) 467 194 226 206.0 14.2
250 Travis Wood (KC, RP)   196 334 265.0 69.0
251 Justin Wilson (DET, RP) 504 197 287 242.0 45.0