Relief Pitcher Fantasy Baseball Rankings for 2017

RotoAce provides detailed relief pitcher fantasy baseball rankings broken into tiers, along with 2017 projections for all of the major statistical categories.

2017 FANTASY BASEBALL RELIEF PITCHER RANKINGS AND PROJECTIONS

TIER 1 Age IP ERA W S K WHIP K/9 BB/9 HR/FB xFIP
1. Kenley Jansen, LAD 29 69 2.32 3 42 101 0.88 13.2 1.8 7.9 2.17
2. Aroldis Chapman, NYY 29 64 2.29 4 36 99 1.01 13.9 3.5 8.1 2.36
3. Zach Britton, Bal 29 68 2.38 3 38 77 0.99 10.2 2.5 11.2 2.49
4. Mark Melancon, SF 32 69 2.44 3 39 66 0.99 8.6 1.8 7.3 2.66
5. Edwin Diaz, Sea 23 66 2.61 3 37 92 1.02 12.6 2.6 14.7 11.80
6. Seung Hwan-Oh, SL 34 68 2.59 4 38 80 1.04 10.6 2.3 7.9 2.67
7. Roberto Osuna, Tor 22 70 2.77 3 36 79 1.03 10.1 1.9 9.4 3.01
8. Craig Kimbrel, Bos 28 63 2.86 3 36 90 1.08 12.9 3.6 8.7 3.03
TIER 2 Age IP ERA W S K WHIP K/9 BB/9 HR/FB xFIP
9. Wade Davis, ChC 31 65 2.65 4 36 81 1.08 11.2 3.1 8.2 2.81
10. Ken Giles, Hou 26 66 2.89 4 35 92 1.09 12.6 3.2 7.2 2.98
11. Kelvin Herrera, KC 27 67 2.75 3 35 74 1.08 9.9 2.4 8.9 2.86
12. Andrew Miller, Cle 31 71 2.15 6 15 110 0.87 13.9 2.2 11.4 2.06
13. Cody Allen, Cle 28 66 2.98 3 25 84 1.12 11.4 3.4 8.5 3.14
14. Alex Colome, TB 28 64 3.04 3 33 70 1.15 9.9 2.6 8.8 3.29
15. Jeurys Familia, NYM 27 56 2.88 3 26 60 1.19 9.6 3.3 7.5 3.01
TIER 3 Age IP ERA W S K WHIP K/9 BB/9 HR/FB xFIP
16. Tony Watson, Pit 31 66 3.12 3 33 59 1.16 8.1 2.5 8.9 3.18
17. David Robertson, ChW 31 64 3.47 4 33 77 1.22 10.8 3.5 9.9 3.51
18. Francisco Rodriguez, Det 35 61 3.58 3 34 56 1.24 8.2 3.1 13.1 3.71
19. Dellin Betances, NYY 29 71 2.38 4 5 110 1.05 13.9 3.5 10.6 2.35
20. A.J. Ramos, Mia 30 64 3.32 3 31 72 1.31 10.1 4.2 5.1 3.57
21. Sam Dyson, Tex 28 66 3.54 3 31 57 1.31 7.8 2.9 12.5 3.57
22. Cam Bedrosian, LAA 25 63 3.21 3 24 76 1.24 10.8 3.8 7.1 3.26
23. Brandon Maurer, SD 26 65 3.89 3 25 64 1.25 8.8 2.9 9.6 3.84
TIER 4 Age IP ERA W S K WHIP K/9 BB/9 HR/FB xFIP
24. Raisel Iglesias, Cin 27 61 3.07 3 21 67 1.15 10.0 2.7 11.4 3.21
25. Neftali Feliz, Mil 28 63 4.09 3 25 69 1.29 9.8 3.5 8.9 4.08
26. Koda Glover, Was 23 59 3.65 3 18 61 1.21 9.3 2.8 11.5 3.61
27. Greg Holland, Col 31 49 3.53 2 19 58 1.28 10.7 3.8 8.3 3.45
28. Adam Ottavino, Col 31 56 3.63 3 17 62 1.28 10.0 3.1 12.1 3.61
29. Fernando Rodney, Ari 40 62 3.86 3 24 65 1.37 9.4 4.2 12.5 3.94
30. Ryan Madson, Oak 36 55 3.78 4 22 47 1.30 7.7 2.8 10.4 3.81
31. Jim Johnson, Atl 33 64 3.71 3 18 60 1.29 8.4 2.9 8.7 3.59
32. Brandon Kintzler, Min 32 62 3.98 3 20 41 1.37 5.9 2.1 14.5 4.01
33. Arodys Vizcaino, Atl 26 56 3.48 2 13 64 1.32 10.3 4.2 7.8 3.53
TIER 5 Age IP ERA W S K WHIP K/9 BB/9 HR/FB xFIP
34. Addison Reed, NYM 28 68 3.21 3 12 73 1.12 9.7 2.4 8.1 3.23
35. Carter Capps, SD 26 37 2.83 1 8 51 1.11 12.4 3.1 10.2 2.85
36. Huston Street, LAA 33 45 3.87 2 12 55 1.24 7.7 2.8 8.7 3.91
37. Shawn Kelley, Was 32 58 3.19 4 8 72 1.11 11.1 2.7 10.6 3.15
38. Sean Doolittle, Oak 30 46 3.27 3 8 56 1.06 10.9 2.2 6.5 3.29
39. Nate Jones, ChW 31 64 3.16 3 8 73 1.11 10.3 2.4 10.9 3.19
40. Hector Neris, Phi 27 67 3.57 3 10 75 1.25 10.1 3.5 14.4 3.69
41. Drew Storen, Cin 29 63 3.58 3 10 61 1.22 8.7 2.7 8.2 3.75
42. Kyle Barraclough, Mia 26 67 3.06 4 8 91 1.29 12.2 5.3 3.3 3.21
43. Hector Rondon, ChC 29 59 2.92 4 7 62 1.09 9.5 2.1 9.9 3.02
44. Luke Gregerson, Hou 32 59 3.41 4 7 58 1.11 8.9 2.5 8.8 3.42
45. Joaquin Benoit, Phi 39 53 3.28 3 7 57 1.18 9.6 3.7 9.8 3.45
46. Glen Perkins, Min 34 22 3.75 1 6 21 1.23 8.6 2.3 10.1 3.67
47. Santiago Casilla, Oak 36 54 3.61 2 6 50 1.24 8.4 3.3 9.8 3.75
48. Jake Barrett, Ari 25 63 4.04 3 7 60 1.39 8.6 4.0 9.9 4.17
49. Brad Boxberger, TB 28 58 3.65 3 6 66 1.31 10.2 4.2 13.9 3.78
50. Matt Bush, Tex 31 63 2.91 4 4 66 1.13 9.4 2.4 8.4 3.01
51. Blake Treinen, Was 28 67 3.38 3 5 65 1.33 8.7 3.7 10.9 3.45
52. Corey Knebel, Mil 25 58 3.58 3 4 70 1.27 10.9 3.8 13.3 3.52
53. Daniel Hudson, Pit 30 54 3.72 3 5 51 1.31 8.5 3.1 8.4 3.74
54. Ryan Pressly, Min 28 66 3.79 3 5 58 1.35 7.9 3.1 7.3 3.91
55. Hunter Strickland, SF 28 63 3.03 3 2 64 1.14 9.1 2.5 7.7 2.65
56. Brad Brach, Bal 30 72 3.34 4 2 82 1.22 10.3 3.5 10.3 3.45
57. C.J. Edwards, ChC 25 56 3.33 3 2 70 1.24 11.3 3.9 12.4 3.35
58. David Phelps, Mia 30 64 3.36 3 2 61 1.23 8.6 3.2 10.3 3.41
59. Andrew Bailey, LAA 32 44 3.92 3 4 42 1.27 8.5 3.3 11.2 3.96
60. Jeremy Jeffress, Tex 29 58 3.62 3 3 48 1.36 7.4 3.2 8.9 3.72