2016 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (56 of 56 Experts) - Updated 4/08
Rank Player (Team, Position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD, SP) 5 1 1 1.0 0.0 13.0 +8.0
2 Max Scherzer (WSH, SP) 18 2 5 2.3 0.6 12.0 -6.0
3 Chris Sale (CWS, SP) 20 2 12 3.9 1.6 16.0 -4.0
4 Jake Arrieta (CHC, SP) 23 2 10 4.2 1.8 17.0 -6.0
5 Madison Bumgarner (SF, SP) 29 2 11 5.6 1.8 15.0 -14.0
6 David Price (BOS, SP) 31 3 16 7.6 2.8 29.0 -2.0
7 Jacob DeGrom (NYM, SP) DTD 33 3 14 8.6 2.4    
8 Matt Harvey (NYM, SP) DL60 36 4 17 9.4 2.9    
9 Corey Kluber (CLE, SP) DTD 35 4 17 9.5 2.4 26.0 -9.0
10 Zack Greinke (ARI, SP) DTD 37 2 18 9.8 3.2 58.0 +21.0
11 Jose Fernandez (MIA, SP) 42 3 19 10.4 3.7    
12 Gerrit Cole (PIT, SP) DL60 44 6 20 12.0 3.2    
13 Stephen Strasburg (WSH, SP) DTD 47 4 23 13.0 4.4    
14 Dallas Keuchel (HOU, SP) DTD 48 6 28 14.4 3.5    
15 Chris Archer (TB, SP) 50 10 25 15.1 2.7 76.0 +26.0
16 Carlos Carrasco (CLE, SP) DTD 53 6 54 15.9 6.2    
17 Felix Hernandez (SEA, SP) 52 8 25 16.0 2.8 77.0 +25.0
18 Noah Syndergaard (NYM, SP) DTD 54 6 22 16.4 3.4 34.0 -20.0
19 Jon Lester (CHC, SP) 65 8 33 20.0 3.5 35.0 -30.0
20 Johnny Cueto (SF, SP) DTD 67 11 30 21.0 3.5 37.0 -30.0
21 Sonny Gray (OAK, SP) DL15 72 14 47 22.2 5.9 125.0 +53.0
22 Cole Hamels (TEX, SP) 77 16 34 22.7 2.8 60.0 -17.0
23 Danny Salazar (CLE, SP) DTD 79 15 42 24.0 4.6    
24 Adam Wainwright (STL, SP) 81 15 36 24.1 4.3 108.0 +27.0
25 Tyson Ross (SD, SP) DL60 91 18 43 27.0 4.8    
26 Francisco Liriano (TOR, SP) 95 18 41 28.4 3.7 146.0 +51.0
27 Garrett Richards (LAA, SP) DL60 99 19 75 29.5 8.3    
28 Marcus Stroman (TOR, SP) 97 20 64 29.7 6.7 117.0 +20.0
29 Carlos Martinez (STL, SP) 109 19 70 31.5 9.5 96.0 -13.0
30 Michael Wacha (STL, SP) 108 22 52 31.8 6.3 151.0 +43.0
31 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY, SP) DTD 111 21 59 32.6 7.4 71.0 -40.0
32 Jordan Zimmermann (DET, SP) 116 22 68 34.8 9.1 145.0 +29.0
33 Michael Pineda (NYY, SP) 121 19 60 35.1 7.5 157.0 +36.0
34 Jose Quintana (CWS, SP) 124 28 59 37.9 6.9 87.0 -37.0
35 Raisel Iglesias (SP,RP) 132 25 55 38.4 7.2 173.0 +41.0
36 Justin Verlander (DET, SP) 134 19 61 40.1 10.4 69.0 -65.0
37 Jake Odorizzi (TB, SP) 136 27 71 41.7 8.6 152.0 +16.0
38 Taijuan Walker (SEA, SP) 137 26 71 42.1 8.8 140.0 +3.0
39 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA, SP) 141 29 66 42.8 7.8 137.0 -4.0
40 Lance McCullers (HOU, SP) DL15 138 22 67 43.1 10.0 155.0 +17.0
41 Jeff Samardzija (SF, SP) 142 23 80 43.5 10.6 129.0 -13.0
42 Drew Smyly (TB, SP) 150 24 75 44.2 9.1 134.0 -16.0
43 James Shields (CWS, SP) 148 30 68 44.4 9.2 202.0 +54.0
44 Collin McHugh (HOU, SP) 149 29 64 45.0 8.0 178.0 +29.0
45 Yu Darvish (TEX, SP) 147 22 98 44.1 13.3 106.0 -41.0
46 Steven Matz (NYM, SP) DL15 158 27 64 44.4 8.2    
47 Patrick Corbin (ARI, SP,RP) 165 29 66 46.8 9.1 194.0 +29.0
48 Yordano Ventura (KC, SP) DTD 162 31 66 48.0 8.0 209.0 +47.0
49 John Lackey (CHC, SP) 163 33 96 49.1 9.8 110.0 -53.0
50 Shelby Miller (ARI, SP) 170 29 73 49.4 8.3 229.0 +59.0
51 Carlos Rodon (CWS, SP) 169 27 90 49.2 12.5 161.0 -8.0
52 Julio Teheran (ATL, SP) 175 34 77 51.0 8.4 122.0 -53.0
53 Luis Severino (NYY, SP,RP) 185 33 75 51.4 9.4 215.0 +30.0
54 Scott Kazmir (LAD, SP) DTD 179 30 77 52.4 10.0 187.0 +8.0
55 Gio Gonzalez (WSH, SP) 186 32 79 54.4 7.7 174.0 -12.0
56 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA, SP) 191 28 89 53.9 12.0 247.0 +56.0
57 Kyle Hendricks (CHC, SP) 196 21 70 55.2 9.7 105.0 -91.0
58 Mike Fiers (HOU, SP) 195 23 103 57.0 12.4 258.0 +63.0
59 Jason Hammel (CHC, SP) 206 46 97 61.5 11.8 148.0 -58.0
60 Jaime Garcia (STL, SP) 214 33 99 60.5 11.4 191.0 -23.0
61 Kenta Maeda (LAD, SP) 215 26 100 59.4 14.8 121.0 -94.0
62 Joe Ross (WSH, SP) 229 35 90 61.8 12.5 211.0 -18.0
63 Clay Buchholz (BOS, SP,RP) 230 35 93 64.5 11.4 282.0 +52.0
64 Anibal Sanchez (DET, SP,RP) 241 43 87 67.1 9.0 285.0 +44.0
65 Ian Kennedy (KC, SP) 239 42 135 66.4 13.5 203.0 -36.0
66 Aaron Nola (PHI, SP) DL60 240 38 99 67.0 10.1    
67 Mike Leake (STL, SP) 244 49 108 70.6 12.2 296.0 +52.0
68 Andrew Cashner (MIA, SP) 254 48 93 70.8 9.5 298.0 +44.0
69 Jimmy Nelson (MIL, SP) 247 50 135 71.4 14.7 261.0 +14.0
70 Alex Wood (LAD, SP) 252 54 94 70.0 9.9 306.0 +54.0
71 Andrew Heaney (LAA, SP) DL60 256 58 108 71.9 11.5    
72 Marco Estrada (TOR, SP,RP) 260 37 129 72.0 12.6 226.0 -34.0
73 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN, SP) 259 53 109 73.8 11.2 259.0
74 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS, SP) 266 42 122 75.6 14.4 335.0 +69.0
75 Kevin Gausman (BAL, SP,RP) DTD 269 58 196 78.5 19.8 257.0 -12.0
76 Edinson Volquez (KC, SP) 276 60 120 78.2 11.0 287.0 +11.0
77 Matt Moore (SF, SP) 278 51 157 78.6 20.9 240.0 -38.0
78 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI, SP) 272 31 117 77.3 14.2 223.0 -49.0
79 Vincent Velasquez (PHI, SP,RP) 300 56 129 81.5 16.2    
80 Nathan Eovaldi (NYY, SP) DL60 291 42 104 80.0 12.8    
81 Rick Porcello (BOS, SP) 284 59 132 82.9 15.6 180.0 -104.0
82 Trevor Bauer (CLE, SP,RP) 290 56 120 82.4 13.9 241.0 -49.0
83 Jose Berrios (MIN, SP) 288 59 116 82.1 14.0 321.0 +33.0
84 Kyle Gibson (MIN, SP) 320 58 137 86.6 16.9 384.0 +64.0
85 Ervin Santana (MIN, SP) 317 69 116 84.7 10.5 291.0 -26.0
86 Nathan Karns (SEA, SP,RP) DL60 322 63 138 84.0 14.4 404.0 +82.0
87 Rich Hill (LAD, SP) 304 58 125 85.7 16.5 177.0 -127.0
88 R.A. Dickey (TOR, SP) 299 59 143 88.4 19.6    
89 Derek Holland (TEX, SP) 326 48 127 88.5 15.8 407.0 +81.0
90 Alexander Colome (TB, SP,RP) 318 59 154 83.4 21.6 193.0 -125.0
91 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD, SP) DL60 332 48 125 88.8 15.0 393.0 +61.0
92 Phil Hughes (MIN, SP) DL60 305 57 126 88.8 16.5    
93 J.A. Happ (TOR, SP) 323 61 119 88.2 15.7 190.0 -133.0
94 Wade Miley (BAL, SP) DTD 345 68 119 91.9 14.3 461.0 +116.0
95 Erasmo Ramirez (TB, SP,RP) 403 63 127 90.3 15.8 445.0 +42.0
96 Tyler Glasnow (PIT, SP) 333 65 117 89.8 13.7 350.0 +17.0
97 Alex Cobb (TB, SP) 336 49 146 93.4 19.5 385.0 +49.0
98 Aaron Sanchez (TOR, SP,RP) 343 42 163 95.1 25.3 197.0 -146.0
99 Jesse Hahn (OAK, SP) MiLB 314 38 129 92.0 21.0    
100 Hector Santiago (MIN, SP) 335 59 125 95.9 18.1 358.0 +23.0
101 Robbie Ray (ARI, SP) 381 62 129 94.0 15.4 320.0 -61.0
102 Brandon Finnegan (CIN, SP,RP) 331 66 135 93.3 16.2 433.0 +102.0
103 Adam Conley (MIA, SP) 378 67 124 92.9 18.4 307.0 -71.0
104 Lucas Giolito (WSH, SP) 420 72 149 96.8 17.6 375.0 -45.0
105 James Paxton (SEA, SP) 389 67 138 96.6 17.8 276.0 -113.0
106 Jake Peavy (SF, SP,RP) 344 66 134 97.6 16.8 455.0 +111.0
107 Matt Shoemaker (LAA, SP) DL60 348 53 150 102.2 24.2    
108 Tyler Duffey (MIN, SP) 382 69 129 100.3 20.0 456.0 +74.0
109 Taylor Jungmann (MIL, SP) 406 72 123 97.3 12.1 418.0 +12.0
110 Zack Wheeler (NYM, SP) DL60 413 71 147 100.7 18.8    
111 Doug Fister (HOU, SP,RP) 454 75 148 104.9 21.0 300.0 -154.0
112 Jonathon Niese (NYM, SP,RP) DL60 425 68 137 103.8 17.8 467.0 +42.0
113 Mat Latos (WSH, SP) 397 64 148 102.6 23.6    
114 Chris Tillman (BAL, SP) 360 63 140 104.6 19.2 233.0 -127.0
115 Danny Duffy (KC, SP,RP) 399 70 157 104.6 24.4 216.0 -183.0
116 Yovani Gallardo (BAL, SP) 432 73 141 101.3 15.8 482.0 +50.0
117 Chris Heston (SF, SP) DL60 441 78 160 105.8 22.6    
118 Kris Medlen (KC, SP,RP) DL60 460 79 137 101.2 15.7    
119 Drew Pomeranz (BOS, SP,RP) 416 72 142 106.8 23.0 166.0 -250.0
120 Julio Urias (LAD, SP) 405 74 156 109.8 26.7 338.0 -67.0
121 Blake Snell (TB, SP) 396 70 121 97.3 15.7 354.0 -42.0
122 Bartolo Colon (NYM, SP) 359 66 134 101.0 18.7 342.0 -17.0
123 Daniel Norris (DET, SP) 468 64 135 105.6 16.6    
124 Josh Tomlin (CLE, SP) 415 73 142 103.7 17.9 295.0 -120.0
125 Ubaldo Jimenez (BAL, SP) 440 80 149 104.6 15.5    
126 Chris Young (KC, SP,RP) 386 49 197 113.3 42.3    
127 Tanner Roark (WSH, SP,RP) 412 67 153 109.9 22.8 224.0 -188.0
128 Archie Bradley (ARI, SP) 424 72 170 114.5 24.7 396.0 -28.0
129 Jered Weaver (LAA, SP) DTD 418 63 156 114.4 26.2    
130 Drew Hutchison (PIT, SP) 427 69 158 112.9 23.1    
131 Homer Bailey (CIN, SP) DTD 434 71 142 112.2 20.6 382.0 -52.0
132 Jesse Chavez (LAD, SP,RP) 383 69 135 108.3 20.8 408.0 +25.0
133 Tommy Milone (MIN, SP,RP) 457 71 154 110.9 28.0    
134 Chris Bassitt (OAK, SP,RP) DL60 435 73 158 115.5 22.9    
135 Shane Greene (DET, SP,RP) 392 52 100 83.7 22.4    
136 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI, SP) DTD 492 84 158 110.5 19.3    
137 Henderson Alvarez (OAK, SP) DL60 442 64 163 109.4 33.4    
138 Jonathan Gray (COL, SP) 505 88 155 114.9 21.9 270.0 -235.0
139 Jose De Leon (LAD, SP,RP) 450 77 162 117.0 32.4 409.0 -41.0
140 Cody Anderson (CLE, SP,RP) 408 62 139 105.2 24.7    
141 Joe Kelly (BOS, SP,RP) 471 91 171 118.4 24.0    
142 Adam Warren (NYY, SP,RP) 596 84 162 121.3 29.0    
143 John Lamb (CIN, SP) MiLB 541 88 151 114.3 19.4 478.0 -63.0
144 Matt Cain (SF, SP) 517 76 157 124.5 20.6    
145 Jorge De La Rosa (COL, SP) 439 81 161 115.6 21.5 470.0 +31.0
146 Chase Anderson (MIL, SP) 512 84 158 120.4 20.2 488.0 -24.0
147 Erik Johnson (SD, SP) DL60 503 89 149 118.5 25.6    
148 Tom Koehler (MIA, SP) 476 87 164 122.9 21.8 454.0 -22.0
149 CC Sabathia (NYY, SP) 536 83 150 127.3 22.8 370.0 -166.0
150 C.J. Wilson (LAA, SP) DL60 455 92 157 119.0 21.7    
151 Wily Peralta (MIL, SP) 573 86 162 130.5 21.9    
152 Robert Stephenson (CIN, SP) 579 91 153 120.6 20.5    
153 Henry Owens (BOS, SP) 508 90 180 128.6 26.4    
154 Tyler Skaggs (LAA, SP) DTD   88 111 99.5 11.5 394.0  
155 Matthew Wisler (ATL, SP) 632 90 169 125.0 21.7 431.0 -201.0
156 Marco Gonzales (STL, SP) MiLB   90 128 109.0 19.0    
157 Bud Norris (LAD, SP,RP) DFA 586 91 165 130.3 30.7    
158 Kendall Graveman (OAK, SP) 534 91 151 130.8 19.7 412.0 -122.0
159 Jeff Locke (PIT, SP,RP) 470 92 152 117.8 20.3    
160 Jeremy Hellickson (PHI, SP) 516 95 153 124.3 21.1 334.0 -182.0
161 Martin Perez (TEX, SP) 493 94 143 121.5 11.8 475.0 -18.0
162 Trevor May (SP,RP) DL15 548 94 143 118.2 18.7 391.0 -157.0
163 Nick Tropeano (LAA, SP) DL60 567 95 159 124.9 21.5    
164 Brett Anderson (LAD, SP) 549 95 130 110.4 11.5 459.0 -90.0
165 Michael Fulmer (DET, SP) 600 97 163 139.7 30.2 179.0 -421.0
166 Alfredo Simon (CIN, SP) DL60 479 100 167 131.8 29.6    
167 Miguel Gonzalez (CWS, SP) 472 102 148 125.3 16.4 417.0 -55.0
168 Dylan Bundy (BAL, SP,RP) 609 103 147 122.0 16.3 326.0 -283.0
169 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL, SP) DTD 533 105 179 140.3 30.3 472.0 -61.0
170 Sean Manaea (OAK, SP) DL15 483 105 122 111.8 7.2 368.0 -115.0
171 Mike Minor (KC, SP) DL60 568 106 160 126.5 20.2    
172 Chad Bettis (COL, SP) 520 106 133 119.3 12.3 458.0 -62.0
173 Charlie Morton (PHI, SP) DL60 510 107 152 128.6 14.5    
174 Colby Lewis (TEX, SP) 571 109 151 126.5 15.5    
175 Jarred Cosart (SD, SP) DTD 495 111 136 124.2 10.6    
176 Tyler Lyons (STL, SP,RP) DL60 621 112 162 143.7 22.5    
177 Roenis Elias (BOS, SP) MiLB 563 115 144 125.5 10.2    
178 Scott Feldman (TOR, SP,RP) 491 119 146 136.7 12.5    
179 Brandon McCarthy (LAD, SP) 625 121 160 145.8 15.2 430.0 -195.0
180 Jameson Taillon (PIT, SP) 644 126 176 145.5 15.2 314.0 -330.0
181 Mike Pelfrey (DET, SP) 577 128 147 138.0 7.8    
182 Zach Davies (MIL, SP) 569 129 150 139.7 8.6 339.0 -230.0
183 Matt Garza (MIL, SP) 560 132 148 142.3 6.1    
184 Colin Rea (SD, SP) DL15 519 133 189 160.0 22.9    
185 Michael Lorenzen (CIN, SP,RP)   133 148 140.5 7.5    
186 John Danks (SP) FA 562 134 163 151.3 12.0    
187 Tyler Chatwood (COL, SP,RP) 546 135 143 139.0 4.0 371.0 -175.0
188 Vance Worley (BAL, SP,RP) 631 138 168 153.0 15.0    
189 Robbie Erlin (SD, SP) DL60 653 140 187 158.8 17.6    
190 Ryan Vogelsong (PIT, SP,RP) 601 142 161 156.0 8.1    
191 Ivan Nova (PIT, SP,RP) 639 144 172 152.5 11.5 383.0 -256.0
192 Kyle Zimmer (KC, SP,RP) MiLB 566 148 160 154.0 6.0    
193 Chi Chi Gonzalez (TEX, SP) MiLB 608 149 184 166.0 14.3    
194 Jordan Lyles (COL, SP,RP) 604 149 183 165.0 14.0    
195 Williams Perez (ATL, SP) DTD 630 150 166 156.3 6.9    
196 T.J. House (CLE, SP) DFA 650 154 182 168.0 14.0    
197 Jon Moscot (CIN, SP) MiLB 602 161 188 174.5 13.5    
198 Ricky Nolasco (LAA, SP) 628 164 167 165.5 1.5 403.0 -225.0