Starting Pitcher (SP) Fantasy Baseball Rankings 2017

Comments and analysis are coming, but here are my standalone rankings so you can get them prior to your fantasy draft. Disagree? Tell me on twitter. 

  1. Clayton Kershaw, LAD SP
  2. Madison Bumgarner, SF SP
  3. Yu Darvish, Tex SP
  4. Corey Kluber, Cle SP
  5. Chris Sale, Bos SP
  6. Max Scherzer, Wsh SP
  7. Noah Syndergaard, NYM SP
  8. Jake Arrieta, ChC SP
  9. Justin Verlander, Det SP
  10. Jon Lester, ChC SP
  11. Chris Archer, TB SP
  12. Stephen Strasburg, Wsh SP
  13. Jacob deGrom, NYM SP
  14. Johnny Cueto, SF SP
  15. Carlos Martinez, StL SP
  16. Carlos Carrasco, Cle SP
  17. Masahiro Tanaka, NYY SP
  18. Kyle Hendricks, ChC SP
  19. Gerrit Cole, Pit SP
  20. Jose Quintana, CWS SP
  21. Danny Duffy, KC SP, RP
  22. Marcus Stroman, Tor SP
  23. Kenta Maeda, LAD SP
  24. Kevin Gausman, Bal SP
  25. Cole Hamels, Tex SP
  26. Rich Hill, LAD SP
  27. Lance McCullers, Hou SP
  28. Danny Salazar, Cle SP
  29. David Price, Bos SP
  30. James Paxton, Sea SP
  31. Aaron Sanchez, Tor SP
  32. Zack Greinke, Ari SP
  33. Rick Porcello, Bos SP
  34. Taijuan Walker, Ari SP
  35. Drew Smyly, Sea SP
  36. Aaron Nola, Phi SP
  37. Julio Teheran, Atl SP
  38. Matt Shoemaker, LAA SP
  39. Vince Velasquez, Phi SP
  40. Jon Gray, Col SP
  41. Michael Fulmer, Det SP
  42. Steven Matz, NYM SP
  43. Carlos Rodon, CWS SP
  44. Felix Hernandez, Sea SP
  45. John Lackey, ChC SP
  46. Sean Manaea, Oak SP
  47. Zach Davies, Mil SP
  48. Dallas Keuchel, Hou SP
  49. Jerad Eickhoff, Phi SP
  50. Jameson Taillon, Pit SP