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NFBC Average Draft Positions

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Starting Pitcher Rankings

Rank Player Team Pos Avg Pick Min Pick Max Pick
1 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP 5.90 2 10
2 Max Scherzer Was SP 10.15 3 15
3 Madison Bumgarner SF SP 15.60 12 20
4 Chris Sale Bos SP 20.50 14 29
5 Noah Syndergaard NYM SP 21.80 16 30
6 Corey Kluber Cle SP 25.40 20 36
7 Jake Arrieta ChC SP 34.45 21 48
8 Jon Lester ChC SP 38.30 31 55
9 Yu Darvish Tex SP 38.40 22 56
10 Justin Verlander Det SP 44.55 31 57
11 Johnny Cueto SF SP 45.85 31 59
12 David Price Bos SP 45.85 31 66
13 Stephen Strasburg Was SP 55.75 44 72
14 Chris Archer TB SP 57.05 41 71
15 Carlos Carrasco Cle SP 59.90 47 77
16 Kyle Hendricks ChC SP 67.80 43 82
17 Carlos Martinez StL SP 75.25 58 103
18 Jacob deGrom NYM SP 76.55 63 96
19 Cole Hamels Tex SP 86.05 56 119
20 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP 90.70 57 115
21 Zack Greinke Ari SP 96.05 75 122
22 Aaron Sanchez Tor SP 103.90 75 137
23 Kenta Maeda LAD SP 105.45 76 129
24 Rick Porcello Bos SP 107.30 73 144
25 Danny Duffy KC SP 111.20 93 146
26 Jose Quintana CWS SP 112.70 75 135
27 Gerrit Cole Pit SP 116.55 85 146
28 Julio Teheran Atl SP 117.75 74 146
29 Felix Hernandez Sea SP 131.50 98 184
30 Danny Salazar Cle SP 134.55 99 172
31 Matt Harvey NYM SP 134.90 82 173
32 Rich Hill LAD SP 135.20 95 159
33 Alex Reyes StL SP 135.55 91 161
34 Tanner Roark Was SP 139.40 91 166
35 Michael Fulmer Det SP 142.10 91 190
36 Dallas Keuchel Hou SP 143.50 107 175
37 Kevin Gausman Bal SP 149.80 131 196
38 Jameson Taillon Pit SP 150.40 71 209
39 John Lackey ChC SP 165.50 120 192
40 Julio Urias LAD SP 167.95 123 210
41 Steven Matz NYM SP 170.40 137 216
42 Marcus Stroman Tor SP 171.85 151 205
43 Raisel Iglesias Cin SP 172.00 122 269
44 J.A. Happ Tor SP 176.30 135 198
45 Matt Moore SF SP 181.20 118 227
46 Jon Gray Col SP 182.40 144 218
47 Jake Odorizzi TB SP 182.90 129 217
48 Sean Manaea Oak SP 185.65 147 221
49 Vince Velasquez Phi SP 186.30 153 210
50 Jerad Eickhoff Phi SP 192.30 134 254
51 Lance McCullers Hou SP 196.70 159 252
52 Jeff Samardzija SF SP 199.45 149 229
53 Carlos Rodon CWS SP 202.50 166 283
54 Drew Pomeranz Bos SP 203.35 137 280
55 Sonny Gray Oak SP 207.05 155 251
56 Anthony DeSclafani Cin SP 208.15 152 275
57 James Paxton Sea SP 209.05 155 262
58 Adam Wainwright StL SP 224.35 158 333
59 Aaron Nola Phi SP 224.85 165 293
60 Marco Estrada Tor SP 226.60 181 281
61 Taijuan Walker Ari SP 228.45 181 258
62 Robbie Ray Ari SP 228.65 177 273
63 Michael Pineda NYY SP 230.15 184 276
64 Drew Smyly Sea SP 231.55 164 307
65 Ian Kennedy KC SP 240.35 156 278
66 Matt Shoemaker LAA SP 240.60 191 314
67 Joe Ross Was SP 244.60 193 286
68 Blake Snell TB SP 247.95 207 291
69 Garrett Richards LAA SP 256.90 224 305
70 Junior Guerra Mil SP 265.10 198 317
71 Jharel Cotton Oak SP 269.30 207 330
72 Hisashi Iwakuma Sea SP 277.40 244 320
73 Eduardo Rodriguez Bos SP 279.20 203 368
74 Collin McHugh Hou SP 287.05 220 368
75 Dylan Bundy Bal SP 291.85 249 351
76 Tyler Glasnow Pit SP 296.65 235 365
77 Zach Davies Mil SP 296.90 197 362
78 Chris Tillman Bal SP 298.70 238 365
79 Gio Gonzalez Was SP 298.85 241 349
80 Jeremy Hellickson Phi SP 302.85 224 344
81 Ivan Nova Pit SP 304.20 212 397
82 Jason Hammel ChC SP 314.20 249 394
83 Alex Cobb TB SP 317.20 237 398
84 Daniel Norris Det SP 319.35 262 395
85 Adam Conley Mia SP 319.60 213 394
86 Ervin Santana Min SP 321.55 266 361
87 Trevor Bauer Cle SP 324.65 276 372
88 Lance Lynn StL SP 327.80 277 413
89 Luke Weaver StL SP 327.84 211 496
90 Jordan Zimmermann Det SP 328.75 268 386
91 Dan Straily Mia SP 331.15 216 408
92 Mike Foltynewicz Atl SP 333.00 250 394
93 Wei-Yin Chen Mia SP 334.35 275 376
94 Francisco Liriano Tor SP 334.55 264 400
95 Brandon Finnegan Cin SP 334.65 281 374
96 Yordano Ventura KC SP 337.30 264 428
97 Tyson Ross Tex SP 342.75 256 401
98 Matt Andriese TB SP 345.65 265 426
99 Tyler Skaggs LAA SP 346.00 280 404
100 Jose De Leon LAD SP 350.95 219 442
101 Lucas Giolito CWS SP 354.53 287 423
102 Mike Leake StL SP 355.20 312 415
103 Jaime Garcia Atl SP 367.45 310 413
104 Michael Wacha StL SP 370.95 250 443
105 Jose Berrios Min SP 374.35 301 432
106 Scott Kazmir LAD SP 374.55 314 456
107 Josh Tomlin Cle SP 377.89 319 457
108 Tyler Anderson Col SP 386.25 330 510
109 Bartolo Colon Atl SP 394.50 327 489
110 Steven Wright Bos SP 397.00 273 490
111 Homer Bailey Cin SP 409.05 323 497
112 Zack Wheeler NYM SP 409.42 304 566
113 Luis Severino NYY SP 410.42 361 459
114 Matt Boyd Det SP 413.11 358 477
115 Alex Wood LAD SP 416.95 258 628
116 Archie Bradley Ari SP 418.42 322 532
117 Mike Fiers Hou SP 422.56 340 502
118 Tyler Chatwood Col SP 432.28 264 548
119 Kendall Graveman Oak SP 434.26 354 503
120 R.A. Dickey Atl SP 438.58 327 525
121 Clay Buchholz Phi SP 440.32 346 543
122 Edinson Volquez Mia SP 440.40 258 525
123 Ricky Nolasco LAA SP 441.61 307 529
124 Shelby Miller Ari SP 455.22 399 548
125 Chad Kuhl Pit SP 457.56 306 607
126 Josh Hader Mil SP 461.00 348 586
127 Nathan Karns KC SP 462.42 321 568
128 Hector Santiago Min SP 473.50 345 562
129 Andrew Cashner Tex SP 473.95 377 575
130 CC Sabathia NYY SP 477.21 365 543
131 Reynaldo Lopez CWS SP 480.06 342 554
132 Hyun-Jin Ryu LAD SP 480.83 363 598
133 Luis Perdomo SD SP 490.28 447 580
134 Patrick Corbin Ari SP 490.83 409 567
135 Charlie Morton Hou SP 497.72 397 611
136 Chad Green NYY SP 506.83 401 651
137 Miguel Gonzalez CWS SP 511.11 348 588
138 Jhoulys Chacin SD SP 513.74 360 699
139 Brandon McCarthy LAD SP 514.89 395 680
140 Brock Stewart LAD SP 528.11 422 680
141 Brent Honeywell TB SP 529.00 368 669
142 Jimmy Nelson Mil SP 532.50 408 597
143 James Shields CWS SP 534.61 423 629
144 Derek Holland CWS SP 536.67 422 629
145 Drew Hutchison Pit SP 538.00 454 647
146 Juan Nicasio Pit SP 540.67 437 720
147 Chad Bettis Col SP 542.11 401 674
148 Colby Lewis Tex SP 562.61 294 736
149 Tom Koehler Mia SP 563.17 340 671
150 Anibal Sanchez Det SP 569.28 458 679
151 Kyle Gibson Min SP 571.50 434 694
152 Matt Wisler Atl SP 576.44 442 746
153 Martin Perez Tex SP 578.83 439 679
154 Wily Peralta Mil SP 591.35 398 701
155 A.J. Griffin Tex SP 594.59 473 711
156 Doug Fister Hou SP 596.44 475 695
157 Jeff Hoffman Col SP 605.27 520 742
158 Chase Anderson Mil SP 606.53 463 704
159 Jason Vargas KC SP 607.13 431 746
160 Steven Brault Pit SP 607.14 536 699
161 Robert Stephenson Cin SP 615.44 502 718
162 Tyler Duffey Min SP 616.39 502 701
163 Christian Friedrich SD SP 621.00 494 735
164 Cody Reed Cin SP 626.23 527 731
165 Yovani Gallardo Sea SP 626.44 470 731
166 Phil Hughes Min SP 628.80 451 726
167 Amir Garrett Cin SP 632.59 544 699
168 Nick Tropeano LAA SP 633.44 528 731
169 Ross Stripling LAD SP 634.53 385 738
170 Ubaldo Jimenez Bal SP 640.64 506 716
171 Wade Miley Bal SP 640.95 357 746
172 Alec Asher Phi SP 641.27 498 737
173 Tyler Beede SF SP 646.35 498 745
174 Sean Newcomb Atl SP 648.92 503 747
175 Shane Greene Det SP 657.56 501 738
176 Daniel Mengden Oak SP 658.07 543 745
177 Stephen Gonsalves Min SP 664.00 585 746
178 Joe Kelly Bos SP 664.40 583 739
179 Braden Shipley Ari SP 665.78 537 723
180 Mike Clevinger Cle SP 667.58 561 721
181 Matt Garza Mil SP 668.11 558 726
182 Nathan Eovaldi NYY SP 669.00 518 736
183 Jake Peavy SF SP 671.00 583 739
184 Jeff Locke Mia SP 674.07 569 748
185 Matt Cain SF SP 674.91 582 745
186 Rubby De La Rosa Ari SP 680.00 606 724
187 Jarred Cosart SD SP 680.89 556 736
188 James Kaprielian NYY SP 683.20 569 738
189 Chance Adams NYY SP 686.20 620 742
190 Brett Anderson LAD SP 686.29 593 749
191 Jake Thompson Phi SP 687.00 624 729
192 Tim Adleman Cin SP 692.89 623 741
193 Paul Clemens SD SP 699.40 637 742
194 Jorge De La Rosa Col SP 704.10 676 729
195 Erick Fedde Was SP 706.29 648 747
196 Bud Norris LAD SP 710.40 679 741
197 Cody Anderson Cle SP 723.40 716 734

Average Draft Position (ADP) is calculated using results from the expert player selections in the National Fantasy Baseball Championship (NFBC) drafts. The NFBC high-stakes games offer the most competitive environment and the most lucrative prizes in fantasy sports.

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