Posted: Thursday February 23, 2012 12:34PM ; Updated: Thursday February 23, 2012 12:46PM
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Verlander leads starting pitcher rankings

Fantasy Baseball 2012 Starting Pitcher Rankings
Rankings based on 2012 projected value in mixed 5 x 5 Rotisserie leagues and standard head-to-head points leagues. Check back during Spring Training for updated rankings.
Rank Starting Pitcher Team Tier
1 Justin Verlander DET 1
2 Roy Halladay PHI 1
3 Clayton Kershaw LAD 1
4 CC Sabathia NYY 1
5 Tim Lincecum SF 1
6 Cliff Lee PHI 1
7 Felix Hernandez SEA 1
8 Cole Hamels PHI 2
9 Jered Weaver LAA 2
10 David Price TB 2
11 Dan Haren LAA 2
12 Yovani Gallardo MIL 2
13 Zack Greinke MIL 2
14 Jon Lester BOS 2
15 Stephen Strasburg WAS 2
16 James Shields TB 2
17 Ian Kennedy ARI 2
18 Matt Cain SF 2
19 Mat Latos CIN 2
20 Tommy Hansen ATL 2
21 Madison Bumgarner SF 3
22 Josh Beckett BOS 3
23 C.J. Wilson LAA 3
24 Dan Hudson ARI 3
25 Michael Pineda NYY 3
26 Josh Johnson MIA 3
27 Adam Wainwright STL 3
28 Ricky Romero TOR 3
29 Matt Moore TB 3
30 Chris Carpenter STL 3
31 Johnny Cueto CIN 3
32 Matt Garza CHC 3
33 Yu Darvish TEX 3
34 Jeremy Hellickson TB 3
35 Max Scherzer DET 3
36 Ubaldo Jimenez CLE 3
37 Gio Gonzalez WAS 4
38 Anibal Sanchez MIA 4
39 Shaun Marcum MIL 4
40 Jaime Garcia STL 4
41 Clay Buchholz BOS 4
42 Brandon Beachy ATL 4
43 Jordan Zimmermann WAS 4
44 Tim Hudson ATL 4
45 Derek Holland TEX 4
46 Ervin Santana LAA 4
47 Trevor Cahill ARI 4
48 Brandon Morrow TOR 4
49 Justin Masterson CLE 4
50 Hiroki Kuroda NYY 4
51 Alexi Ogando TEX 4
52 Carlos Zambrano MIA 4
53 Roy Oswalt FA 4
54 Wandy Rodriguez HOU 4
55 John Danks CHW 4
56 Chad Billingsley LAD 4
57 Jhoulys Chacin COL 4
58 Jair Jurrjens ATL 4
59 Doug Fister DET 5
60 Colby Lewis TEX 5
61 Brandon McCarthy OAK 5
62 Phil Hughes NYY 5
63 Jake Peavy CHW 5
64 Edinson Volquez SD 5
65 Francisco Liriano MIN 5
66 Cory Luebke SD 5
67 Scott Baker MIN 5
68 Ricky Nolasco MIA 5
69 Ryan Vogelsong SF 5
70 G avin Floyd CHW 5
71 Bud Norris HOU 5
72 Edwin Jackson WAS 5
73 Ryan Dempster CHC 5
74 Vance Worley PHI 5
75 Homer Bailey CIN 5
76 Ted Lilly LAD 5
77 Johan Santana NYM 5
78 Ivan Nova NYY 5
79 Matt Harrison TEX 5
80 Jonathon Niese NYM 5
81 Jonathan Sanchez KC 6
82 Kyle Lohse STL 6
83 Tim Stauffer SD 6
84 R.A. Dickey NYM 6
85 Mike Minor ATL 6
86 Mark Buehrle MIA 6
87 Mike Leake CIN 6
88 Rick Porcello DET 6
89 Wade Davis TB 6
90 A.J. Burnett NYY 6
91 Zach Britton BAL 6
92 Luke Hochevar KC 6
93 Jarrod Parker OAK 6
94 Josh Collmenter ARI 6
95 Dillon Gee NYM 6
96 Erik Bedard PIT 6
97 Chris Capuano LAD 6
98 Andrew Miller BOS 6
99 Bronson Arroyo CIN 6
100 Brett Myers HOU 6
101 Jeremy Guthrie COL 7
102 Joe Blanton PHI 7
103 Jason Vargas SEA 7
104 Bartolo Colon OAK 7
105 Jeff Niemann TB 7
106 Drew Pomeranz COL 7
107 Alfredo Aceves BOS 7
108 Bruce Chen KC 7
109 Chris Narveson MIL 7
110 Josh Tomlin CLE 7
111 Randy Wolf MIL 7
112 Tsuyoshi Wada BAL 7
113 Wei-Yen Chen BAL 7
114 Clayton Richard SD 7
115 Julio Teheran ATL 7
116 Shelby Miller STL 7
117 Juan Nicasio DET 7
118 Henderson Alvarez TOR 7
119 Brett Cecil TOR 7
120 Freddy Garcia NYY 7
121 Kevin Correia PIT 7
122 Carl Pavano MIN 7
123 Dallas Braden OAK 7
124 Jorge De La Rosa COL 7
125 Brett Anderson OAK 7

 
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