2017 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (44 of 56 Experts) - Updated 3/25
Rank Player (Team, Position) Overall Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Clayton Kershaw (LAD - SP) 7 1 1 1.0 0.0
2 Max Scherzer (WSH - SP) DTD 16 2 7 2.9 1.3
3 Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP) 15 2 5 3.0 0.8
4 Noah Syndergaard (NYM - SP) 18 2 8 4.2 1.4
5 Chris Sale (BOS - SP) 22 2 9 4.8 1.6
6 Corey Kluber (CLE - SP) 25 3 9 5.6 1.1
7 Jake Arrieta (CHC - SP) 38 5 15 8.6 2.1
8 Jon Lester (CHC - SP) 39 6 15 9.0 2.3
9 Yu Darvish (TEX - SP) 41 5 14 9.3 2.4
10 Johnny Cueto (SF - SP) 44 6 15 10.0 1.9
11 Justin Verlander (DET - SP) 46 6 16 10.8 2.5
12 Stephen Strasburg (WSH - SP) 51 5 18 12.5 2.6
13 Jacob DeGrom (NYM - SP) 53 7 23 13.2 2.9
14 Chris Archer (TB - SP) 57 9 18 14.0 2.4
15 Carlos Carrasco (CLE - SP) 61 8 28 16.1 4.2
16 Kyle Hendricks (CHC - SP) 71 9 32 17.5 4.2
17 Carlos Martinez (STL - SP) 76 12 29 18.4 3.6
18 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY - SP) 79 14 40 19.1 4.3
19 Cole Hamels (TEX - SP) 86 12 38 21.7 4.9
20 Jose Quintana (CWS - SP) 90 15 32 22.3 3.1
21 Gerrit Cole (PIT - SP) 89 15 45 22.4 5.0
22 David Price (BOS - SP) DTD 91 8 49 22.9 9.6
23 Kenta Maeda (LAD - SP) 92 14 35 23.3 5.0
24 Danny Duffy (KC - SP,RP) 106 13 70 26.4 9.2
25 Rick Porcello (BOS - SP) 104 14 49 26.8 6.2
26 Zack Greinke (ARI - SP) 100 16 57 26.8 7.6
27 Julio Teheran (ATL - SP) 108 18 49 28.3 6.5
28 Danny Salazar (CLE - SP) 111 15 48 29.3 6.2
29 Aaron Sanchez (TOR - SP) 114 17 44 29.7 6.4
30 Rich Hill (LAD - SP) 117 17 70 31.3 9.3
31 Dallas Keuchel (HOU - SP) 121 15 57 33.4 8.9
32 Michael Fulmer (DET - SP) 120 22 55 34.0 6.7
33 Felix Hernandez (SEA - SP) 128 24 60 34.6 7.3
34 Marcus Stroman (TOR - SP) 126 23 54 35.0 6.2
35 Lance McCullers (HOU - SP) DL15 133 21 71 36.9 10.7
36 John Lackey (CHC - SP) 132 24 63 37.5 8.7
37 Aaron Nola (PHI - SP) 143 25 64 39.0 7.7
38 Steven Matz (NYM - SP) 146 27 59 39.0 6.3
39 Jameson Taillon (PIT - SP) 145 12 54 39.1 8.6
40 Kevin Gausman (BAL - SP) 139 26 64 39.3 7.9
41 Matt Harvey (NYM - SP) 150 20 69 40.4 9.8
42 James Paxton (SEA - SP) 159 22 70 42.7 11.3
43 Tanner Roark (WSH - SP) 160 35 70 44.5 6.4
44 Jonathan Gray (COL - SP) 170 31 74 46.9 8.7
45 Sean Manaea (OAK - SP) 166 21 71 47.2 8.6
46 Matt Shoemaker (LAA - SP) 176 29 75 48.1 10.1
47 Jeff Samardzija (SF - SP) 177 21 81 48.3 11.5
48 Vincent Velasquez (PHI - SP) 172 36 69 49.2 8.3
49 Jake Odorizzi (TB - SP) 182 36 74 50.5 7.9
50 J.A. Happ (TOR - SP) 188 37 78 51.8 7.3
51 Michael Pineda (NYY - SP) 193 31 83 52.8 12.2
52 Carlos Rodon (CWS - SP) 187 31 92 52.1 12.1
53 Robbie Ray (ARI - SP) 192 39 69 53.8 7.6
54 Julio Urias (LAD - SP) 196 38 77 56.7 9.9
55 Marco Estrada (TOR - SP) 201 34 95 57.1 9.1
56 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI - SP) 206 29 80 58.8 10.1
57 Joe Ross (WSH - SP) 203 43 82 58.8 7.6
58 Drew Smyly (SEA - SP) 209 39 90 58.9 11.8
59 Drew Pomeranz (BOS - SP) 205 37 85 59.0 11.0
60 Taijuan Walker (ARI - SP) 207 30 94 59.3 12.5
61 Garrett Richards (LAA - SP) 216 38 126 62.0 15.4
62 Matt Moore (SF - SP) 221 39 92 61.5 12.8
63 Adam Wainwright (STL - SP) 226 41 134 65.5 14.7
64 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA - SP) 227 32 93 65.5 11.4
65 Jharel Cotton (OAK - SP) 229 47 104 68.1 12.6
66 Blake Snell (TB - SP) 237 43 96 69.1 12.4
67 Gio Gonzalez (WSH - SP) 238 52 101 70.4 10.4
68 Sonny Gray (OAK - SP) DTD 234 47 105 69.8 14.2
69 Raisel Iglesias (CIN - SP,RP) 224 28 110 60.4 15.2
70 Collin McHugh (HOU - SP) 245 40 100 71.3 12.5
71 Ian Kennedy (KC - SP) 248 52 105 72.8 11.5
72 Ivan Nova (PIT - SP,RP) 260 51 106 74.8 12.5
73 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN - SP) 241 36 120 74.2 21.4
74 Junior Guerra (MIL - SP) 254 45 118 78.2 13.7
75 Dylan Bundy (BAL - SP,RP) 258 45 117 77.7 17.4
76 Ervin Santana (MIN - SP) 265 40 137 78.8 13.2
77 Jeremy Hellickson (PHI - SP) 269 50 110 77.9 10.9
78 Tyler Glasnow (PIT - SP) 261 57 134 82.2 17.3
79 Francisco Liriano (TOR - SP) 284 51 120 83.0 17.1
80 Alex Cobb (TB - SP) 281 45 113 82.0 15.2
81 Lance Lynn (STL - SP) 279 49 114 81.8 15.0
82 Tyler Skaggs (LAA - SP) 299 61 104 81.7 9.9
83 Tyler Anderson (COL - SP) 272 59 136 83.0 15.7
84 Zach Davies (MIL - SP) 304 63 117 84.7 12.3
85 Jason Hammel (KC - SP) 293 51 110 83.5 12.7
86 Trevor Bauer (CLE - SP,RP) 298 57 127 85.0 13.0
87 Jordan Zimmermann (DET - SP) 303 64 128 84.8 11.5
88 Robert Gsellman (NYM - SP) 301 57 146 88.6 21.0
89 Daniel Norris (DET - SP) 308 56 132 86.9 15.1
90 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA - SP) 322 60 118 88.5 13.5
91 Tyson Ross (TEX - SP) DTD 282 55 148 93.8 21.1
92 Chris Tillman (BAL - SP) DTD 307 62 114 89.2 12.0
93 Michael Wacha (STL - SP,RP) 324 58 118 88.1 13.4
94 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS - SP) 320 57 104 89.1 11.3
95 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL - SP) 316 54 116 90.9 14.6
96 Mike Leake (STL - SP) 312 65 130 91.7 13.7
97 Jaime Garcia (ATL - SP) 333 59 124 93.7 14.5
98 Joe Musgrove (HOU - SP) 338 59 150 95.4 17.8
99 Bartolo Colon (ATL - SP) 330 68 118 94.6 10.6
100 Matt Andriese (TB - SP,RP) 339 71 153 98.9 16.7
101 Andrew Triggs (OAK - SP,RP) 321 72 163 101.8 21.7
102 Brandon Finnegan (CIN - SP) 362 68 124 99.0 14.2
103 Scott Kazmir (LAD - SP) MiLB 392 56 124 100.3 14.9
104 Mike Montgomery (CHC - SP,RP) 355 73 148 99.0 13.8
105 Daniel Straily (MIA - SP) 356 70 127 102.1 13.8
106 Jose Berrios (MIN - SP) MiLB 369 69 136 102.7 15.1
107 Adam Conley (MIA - SP) 415 70 128 102.0 13.2
108 Lucas Giolito (CWS - SP) MiLB 358 68 160 107.8 20.8
109 Jose De Leon (TB - SP) MiLB 368 73 158 105.9 19.4
110 David Phelps (MIA - SP,RP) 348 67 152 107.0 17.9
111 Steven Wright (BOS - SP,RP) MiLB 401 63 163 108.3 19.7
112 Luke Weaver (STL - SP) MiLB 389 76 144 104.6 14.2
113 Mike Fiers (HOU - SP) 402 76 130 108.0 13.2
114 Alex Wood (LAD - SP,RP) 381 83 155 109.6 17.5
115 Chris Devenski (HOU - SP,RP) 367 75 138 105.8 14.4
116 Luis Severino (NYY - SP,RP) 399 77 147 109.7 14.1
117 Shelby Miller (ARI - SP) 397 85 125 108.3 11.0
118 Charlie Morton (HOU - SP) 435 74 137 106.8 18.3
119 Brandon McCarthy (LAD - SP,RP) MiLB 480 57 163 124.2 27.2
120 Matthew Strahm (KC - SP,RP) 394 72 158 119.7 22.9
121 Zack Wheeler (NYM - SP) DTD 425 80 149 119.0 16.1
122 Archie Bradley (ARI - SP) 449 75 129 111.8 13.7
123 Ty Blach (SF - P,SP) 380 85 139 112.2 16.4
124 Patrick Corbin (ARI - SP,RP) 403 71 164 121.4 24.5
125 Wily Peralta (MIL - SP) 383 64 154 120.5 22.6
126 Josh Tomlin (CLE - SP) 504 92 153 112.4 16.0
127 CC Sabathia (NYY - SP) 471 88 146 114.0 15.4
128 Tyler Chatwood (COL - SP) 421 77 146 115.4 14.5
129 Ricky Nolasco (LAA - SP) 429 91 146 115.9 14.4
130 Nathan Karns (KC - SP,RP) 484 76 150 118.9 16.7
131 Drew Hutchison (PIT - SP,RP)   78 156 125.3 23.0
132 Reynaldo Lopez (CWS - SP,RP) MiLB   80 162 120.7 26.7
133 R.A. Dickey (ATL - SP) 498 88 140 112.5 13.9
134 Clay Buchholz (PHI - SP,RP) 423 93 149 114.3 14.7
135 Jimmy Nelson (MIL - SP) 509 85 155 122.8 18.0
136 Edinson Volquez (MIA - SP) 475 94 146 117.6 13.2
137 Miguel Gonzalez (CWS - SP) 447 95 137 115.1 12.9
138 Homer Bailey (CIN - SP) DL60 444 93 142 122.6 13.3
139 Kendall Graveman (OAK - SP) 456 93 140 119.1 12.3
140 Robert Stephenson (CIN - SP)   94 192 130.0 37.4
141 Seth Lugo (NYM - SP,RP)   95 183 135.7 25.8
142 Matt Boyd (DET - SP,RP)   95 163 135.5 22.1
143 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD - SP) 517 99 175 129.4 18.6
144 Cody Reed (CIN - SP)   100 143 122.7 17.6
145 Hector Santiago (MIN - SP)   103 135 120.8 10.6
146 Andrew Cashner (TEX - SP) DTD   104 131 116.6 9.6
147 Tom Koehler (MIA - SP)   105 178 136.9 19.2
148 Jesse Chavez (LAA - SP,RP)   107 189 137.3 36.7
149 Amir Garrett (CIN - SP) MiLB   107 180 139.3 30.4
150 Wade Miley (BAL - SP) MiLB   108 152 129.6 14.5
151 Yovani Gallardo (BAL - SP)   109 186 147.5 38.5
152 Francis Martes (HOU - SP,RP) NRI   109 168 138.5 29.5
153 Joe Kelly (BOS - SP,RP)   109 139 120.6 10.1
154 James Shields (CWS - SP) 525 109 137 126.0 10.7
155 Luis Perdomo (SD - SP,RP)   111 160 135.0 17.0
156 Chad Bettis (COL - SP) DTD   112 179 137.7 29.5
157 Colby Lewis (TEX - SP)   112 173 138.7 25.5
158 Chad Kuhl (PIT - SP) 526 113 155 131.5 13.0
159 Josh Hader (MIL - SP) MiLB   115 134 127.7 9.0
160 Matthew Wisler (ATL - SP,RP) 501 116 166 135.8 18.5
161 Martin Perez (TEX - SP) 511 116 146 127.4 8.2
162 Chad Green (NYY - SP) DL60 497 117 128 124.6 4.2
163 Kyle Gibson (MIN - SP)   119 141 127.4 8.1
164 Jhoulys Chacin (SD - SP,RP) MiLB   121 169 140.2 15.7
165 Phil Hughes (MIN - SP)   121 126 123.5 2.5
166 A.J. Cole (WSH - SP,RP)   122 185 153.5 31.5
167 Luis Cessa (NYY - SP,RP) MiLB   123 171 147.0 24.0
168 Anibal Sanchez (DET - SP,RP)   127 167 145.3 15.0
169 Doug Fister (HOU - SP)   129 181 148.3 23.2
170 Jesse Hahn (OAK - SP) MiLB   129 131 130.0 1.0
171 Ariel Miranda (SEA - SP,RP) 522 130 170 143.7 18.6
172 Matt Garza (MIL - SP)   135 207 161.0 32.6
173 Steven Brault (PIT - SP)   136 195 165.5 29.5
174 Derek Holland (CWS - SP)   142 152 147.0 5.0
175 Tyler Duffey (MIN - SP)   146 190 168.0 22.0
176 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI - SP) NRI   151 228 189.5 38.5