2017 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Expert Consensus Ranking (32 of 34 experts) - Updated 2/21
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 13 2 3 2.1 0.2
3 Madison Bumgarner (SF, SP) 17 3 4 3.3 0.4
4 Chris Sale (BOS, SP) 22 3 8 4.7 1.0
5 Noah Syndergaard (NYM, SP) 20 2 8 4.8 1.6
6 Corey Kluber (CLE, SP) 25 4 10 5.7 1.1
7 Jake Arrieta (CHC, SP) 37 5 13 8.3 2.1
8 Jon Lester (CHC, SP) 40 7 17 8.8 2.1
9 Johnny Cueto (SF, SP) 46 7 17 10.8 2.2
10 David Price (BOS, SP) 45 6 18 10.8 2.9
11 Yu Darvish (TEX, SP) 47 7 18 10.8 2.9
12 Justin Verlander (DET, SP) 48 6 41 11.7 5.8
13 Stephen Strasburg (WSH, SP) 53 5 20 13.1 3.4
14 Carlos Carrasco (CLE, SP) 55 8 22 13.7 2.7
15 Chris Archer (TB, SP) 59 11 20 14.8 2.2
16 Jacob DeGrom (NYM, SP) 62 7 24 15.5 2.9
17 Kyle Hendricks (CHC, SP) 71 12 30 18.6 4.2
18 Carlos Martinez (STL, SP) 80 14 30 20.2 4.0
19 Masahiro Tanaka (NYY, SP) 81 15 31 20.6 3.3
20 Cole Hamels (TEX, SP) 88 12 29 21.8 4.4
21 Zack Greinke (ARI, SP) 90 11 47 22.1 6.5
22 Gerrit Cole (PIT, SP) 91 17 38 22.9 4.4
23 Jose Quintana (CWS, SP) 95 17 47 23.8 4.9
24 Kenta Maeda (LAD, SP) 96 13 47 25.4 6.5
25 Danny Duffy (KC, SP,RP) 110 17 69 27.6 9.7
26 Rick Porcello (BOS, SP) 108 16 43 28.0 6.5
27 Julio Teheran (ATL, SP) 106 18 49 28.3 6.3
28 Danny Salazar (CLE, SP) 109 15 48 28.9 6.5
29 Aaron Sanchez (TOR, SP) 112 19 47 30.1 8.0
30 Rich Hill (LAD, SP) 121 20 55 31.8 8.0
31 Michael Fulmer (DET, SP) 120 27 48 33.4 5.9
32 Dallas Keuchel (HOU, SP) 136 16 59 35.2 9.5
33 Felix Hernandez (SEA, SP) 132 26 49 35.5 5.8
34 John Lackey (CHC, SP) 135 27 52 36.1 6.1
35 Matt Harvey (NYM, SP) 129 19 82 37.2 13.3
36 Marcus Stroman (TOR, SP) 128 28 49 37.5 5.4
37 Kevin Gausman (BAL, SP) 130 25 54 38.5 9.0
38 Lance McCullers (HOU, SP) DL15 146 21 70 40.0 12.4
39 Aaron Nola (PHI, SP) 147 25 61 40.0 9.1
40 Steven Matz (NYM, SP) DL15 151 29 58 40.2 7.3
41 Jameson Taillon (PIT, SP) 155 13 65 41.9 10.3
42 Tanner Roark (WSH, SP) 158 22 79 44.0 10.4
43 Jonathan Gray (COL, SP) 163 30 68 45.9 9.1
44 Vincent Velasquez (PHI, SP) 170 35 69 48.6 8.0
45 Jeff Samardzija (SF, SP) 174 32 77 49.5 9.9
46 James Paxton (SEA, SP) 178 34 79 50.5 12.6
47 Sean Manaea (OAK, SP) DL15 185 39 71 50.6 8.5
48 J.A. Happ (TOR, SP) 186 30 79 51.0 9.2
49 Julio Urias (LAD, SP) 187 34 77 51.1 11.0
50 Jake Odorizzi (TB, SP) 184 41 74 52.8 8.1
51 Carlos Rodon (CWS, SP) 192 30 98 53.6 13.1
52 Sonny Gray (OAK, SP) 189 38 101 53.7 11.5
53 Matt Shoemaker (LAA, SP) 200 32 72 54.4 9.4
54 Anthony DeSclafani (CIN, SP) 196 34 80 54.8 10.4
55 Robbie Ray (ARI, SP) 197 38 72 54.8 8.3
56 Drew Pomeranz (BOS, SP) 195 36 99 53.9 12.0
57 Michael Pineda (NYY, SP) 202 31 83 56.7 12.9
58 Joe Ross (WSH, SP) 207 41 70 57.7 7.5
59 Marco Estrada (TOR, SP) 206 39 94 59.3 9.8
60 Taijuan Walker (ARI, SP) 211 26 86 60.3 13.0
61 Drew Smyly (SEA, SP) 204 38 98 60.8 14.6
62 Jerad Eickhoff (PHI, SP) 217 37 86 62.5 10.4
63 Adam Wainwright (STL, SP) 222 41 134 64.4 16.9
64 Garrett Richards (LAA, SP) 215 38 126 63.8 17.0
65 Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA, SP) 218 36 89 64.3 12.0
66 Matt Moore (SF, SP) 226 41 95 64.5 15.2
67 Blake Snell (TB, SP) 244 38 93 71.3 11.7
68 Gio Gonzalez (WSH, SP) 245 54 104 72.3 11.3
69 Raisel Iglesias (CIN, SP,RP) 213 36 108 63.0 16.9
70 Collin McHugh (HOU, SP) 248 41 91 72.3 10.4
71 Ian Kennedy (KC, SP) 258 57 107 75.3 11.8
72 Jharel Cotton (OAK, SP) 249 43 106 74.4 13.4
73 Tyler Glasnow (PIT, SP) 259 38 117 77.9 15.5
74 Ivan Nova (PIT, SP,RP) 277 52 100 76.1 11.3
75 Junior Guerra (MIL, SP) 256 52 108 76.4 11.2
76 Dylan Bundy (BAL, SP,RP) 283 44 112 77.4 17.0
77 Trevor Bauer (CLE, SP,RP) 285 32 115 80.1 15.6
78 Jeremy Hellickson (PHI, SP) 268 51 111 80.5 12.3
79 Jason Hammel (KC, SP) 294 52 106 81.3 15.1
80 Ervin Santana (MIN, SP) 276 47 136 83.3 14.9
81 Jordan Zimmermann (DET, SP) 290 63 122 84.9 12.9
82 Alexander Reyes (STL, SP,RP) DTD 263 31 72 53.8 14.3
83 Chris Tillman (BAL, SP) DTD 292 58 104 82.1 10.1
84 Tyler Skaggs (LAA, SP) 297 57 99 81.4 10.4
85 Alex Cobb (TB, SP) 291 51 112 83.3 13.5
86 Tyson Ross (TEX, SP) 266 53 138 87.4 20.5
87 Tyler Anderson (COL, SP) 265 45 135 86.9 18.3
88 Zach Davies (MIL, SP) 295 72 114 87.0 12.5
89 Lance Lynn (STL, SP) 299 39 113 87.6 17.1
90 Wei-Yin Chen (MIA, SP) 308 49 116 88.6 17.5
91 Joe Musgrove (HOU, SP) 315 58 134 90.4 18.5
92 Michael Wacha (STL, SP,RP) 337 64 120 90.5 13.6
93 Eduardo Rodriguez (BOS, SP) 327 65 107 89.2 13.3
94 Daniel Norris (DET, SP) 314 60 136 92.8 18.0
95 Jaime Garcia (ATL, SP) 322 66 122 94.5 14.0
96 Michael Foltynewicz (ATL, SP) 325 67 119 94.5 14.6
97 Francisco Liriano (TOR, SP) 313 66 123 94.7 15.9
98 Mike Leake (STL, SP) 305 75 134 94.8 13.3
99 Luke Weaver (STL, SP) 323 60 135 93.9 15.2
100 Bartolo Colon (ATL, SP) 316 71 112 94.4 11.2
101 Jose Berrios (MIN, SP) 332 38 130 97.1 19.1
102 Mike Montgomery (CHC, SP,RP) 349 74 110 92.9 11.0
103 Andrew Triggs (OAK, SP,RP) 310 66 124 96.5 15.4
104 Scott Kazmir (LAD, SP) MiLB 350 72 132 98.4 15.1
105 Lucas Giolito (CWS, SP) 348 78 129 98.6 15.6
106 Jose De Leon (TB, SP) 387 69 131 96.5 16.5
107 Brandon Finnegan (CIN, SP) 392 72 121 98.0 13.0
108 Matt Andriese (TB, SP,RP) 346 80 215 103.3 27.0
109 Adam Conley (MIA, SP) 426 71 122 97.7 13.8
110 Daniel Straily (MIA, SP) 361 71 129 102.0 13.7
111 Steven Wright (BOS, SP,RP) MiLB 408 72 125 102.8 13.6
112 Luis Severino (NYY, SP,RP) 405 81 123 104.2 13.0
113 David Phelps (MIA, SP,RP) 371 81 132 104.1 13.6
114 Robert Gsellman (NYM, SP) 445 73 127 102.3 12.9
115 Chris Devenski (HOU, SP,RP) 382 76 165 108.6 19.9
116 Matthew Strahm (KC, SP,RP) 388 71 120 98.8 14.4
117 Zack Wheeler (NYM, SP) 367 73 140 111.0 19.5
118 Alex Wood (LAD, SP,RP) 403 81 140 110.9 15.1
119 Mike Fiers (HOU, SP) 413 89 131 111.0 11.9
120 Tyler Chatwood (COL, SP) 417 75 134 111.9 15.7
121 Shelby Miller (ARI, SP) 402 85 129 113.5 11.8
122 Ty Blach (SF, P,SP) 373 79 149 118.9 19.3
123 Reynaldo Lopez (WSH, SP,RP) 407 83 142 126.6 17.4
124 Miguel Gonzalez (CWS, SP) 423 88 141 117.9 17.3
125 Archie Bradley (ARI, SP) 442 94 136 113.5 13.0
126 Amir Garrett (CIN, SP) MiLB   89 181 135.0 46.0
127 Ricky Nolasco (LAA, SP) 436 93 127 113.3 11.6
128 Homer Bailey (CIN, SP) DL60 500 90 145 119.8 13.1
129 Clay Buchholz (PHI, SP,RP) 487 98 125 111.2 10.8
130 Josh Tomlin (CLE, SP) 484 95 122 107.7 7.8
131 Kendall Graveman (OAK, SP) 447 97 139 118.8 14.5
132 Cody Reed (CIN, SP) DL15   95 177 136.3 33.5
133 Wily Peralta (MIL, SP)   95 158 126.5 31.5
134 Edinson Volquez (MIA, SP) 517 96 132 114.6 12.6
135 Patrick Corbin (ARI, SP,RP) 549 97 139 122.3 13.3
136 Robert Stephenson (CIN, SP) 482 97 176 125.0 36.1
137 Charlie Morton (HOU, SP) 600 100 140 126.0 15.9
138 CC Sabathia (NYY, SP) 505 101 134 119.6 11.6
139 R.A. Dickey (ATL, SP) 506 102 133 117.4 8.1
140 Brandon McCarthy (LAD, SP,RP) MiLB 457 103 145 121.2 14.7
141 Andrew Cashner (TEX, SP) 594 104 139 121.4 13.3
142 Chad Kuhl (PIT, SP) 553 105 135 123.0 9.6
143 Tom Koehler (MIA, SP) 515 106 152 125.8 16.3
144 Jimmy Nelson (MIL, SP) 490 106 148 124.0 14.5
145 Nathan Karns (KC, SP,RP) 526 109 141 126.0 8.4
146 Francis Martes (HOU, SP,RP) NRI 518 110 159 125.3 20.0
147 Matt Boyd (DET, SP,RP) 508 110 128 118.5 5.9
148 Yovani Gallardo (BAL, SP)   111 178 144.5 33.5
149 Seth Lugo (NYM, SP,RP) 489 111 144 129.6 13.7
150 Joe Kelly (BOS, SP,RP)   112 197 142.3 38.7
151 Kyle Gibson (MIN, SP) 595 113 155 125.8 15.0
152 Anibal Sanchez (DET, SP,RP) 591 114 163 140.2 16.0
153 Martin Perez (TEX, SP) 541 114 157 129.0 15.0
154 Colby Lewis (TEX, SP)   114 156 135.0 21.0
155 Chad Green (NYY, SP) DL60 511 114 142 126.2 8.6
156 Rubby De La Rosa (ARI, SP) NRI 535 116 209 156.3 39.0
157 Hyun-Jin Ryu (LAD, SP) 547 116 137 127.8 6.8
158 Derek Holland (CWS, SP)   117 151 137.7 14.8
159 Hector Santiago (MIN, SP) 568 117 142 130.0 7.5
160 Josh Hader (MIL, SP) 507 117 129 125.0 5.7
161 Matthew Wisler (ATL, SP,RP) 509 118 154 134.0 11.0
162 Wade Miley (BAL, SP) MiLB 604 119 186 143.3 25.4
163 Jhoulys Chacin (SD, SP,RP) MiLB 584 121 153 134.3 11.7
164 Ariel Miranda (SEA, SP,RP) 540 121 139 132.8 6.5
165 Cody Anderson (CLE, SP,RP)   122 214 168.0 46.0
166 Phil Hughes (MIN, SP)   122 179 147.0 23.8
167 Drew Hutchison (PIT, SP,RP)   123 161 143.7 15.7
168 Chad Bettis (COL, SP)   123 150 136.5 13.5
169 James Shields (CWS, SP) 579 124 147 133.6 9.9
170 Nick Tropeano (LAA, SP) 551 126 180 147.0 20.1
171 Doug Fister (HOU, SP) 558 126 169 147.5 21.5
172 Jesse Hahn (OAK, SP) MiLB 603 128 129 128.5 0.5
173 Matt Garza (MIL, SP) 598 133 192 162.5 29.5
174 Steven Brault (PIT, SP) 610 136 174 155.0 19.0
175 Tyler Duffey (MIN, SP)   138 160 149.0 11.0
176 Ubaldo Jimenez (BAL, SP)   148 183 165.5 17.5
177 Clayton Richard (SD, SP,RP)   149 188 168.5 19.5