Preseason Ranks: Relief Pitcher

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The following list comprises the fantasy baseball top 40 relief pitcher rankings of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert for the ’10 season. The list is ordered by the overall top 40 composite ranking of the four experts, with the remaining players that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

2010 Relief Pitcher Rankings
 
Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
Mariano Rivera(notes) 1 1 1 2 1
Jonathan Broxton(notes) 2 3 3 1 2
Jonathan Papelbon(notes) 3 2 2 3 3
Joakim Soria(notes) 4 7 4 4 4
Francisco Rodriguez(notes) 5 4 14 5 5
Heath Bell(notes) 8 8 7 6 6
Brian Wilson(notes) 9 5 9 7 7
Carlos Marmol(notes) 7 6 10 10 8
Rafael Soriano(notes) 6 10 6 12 9
Andrew Bailey(notes) 10 9 5 11 10
Jose Valverde(notes) 11 12 8 9 11
Francisco Cordero(notes) 12 11 11 8 12
David Aardsma(notes) 15 17 12 14 13
Max Scherzer(notes) 16 14 17 13 14
Trevor Hoffman(notes) 13 13 20 18 15
Bobby Jenks(notes) 20 16 15 15 16
Billy Wagner(notes) 21 15 13 19 17
Chad Qualls(notes) 18 18 19 17 18
Brian Fuentes(notes) 19 19 18 16 18
Frank Francisco(notes) 14 22 22 22 20
Huston Street(notes) 22 30 16 21 21
Phil Hughes(notes) 17 21 29 23 22
Ryan Franklin(notes) 24 20 27 20 23
Mike Gonzalez(notes) 25 23 21 24 24
Leo Nunez(notes) 23 24 23 28 25
Brad Lidge(notes) 26 28 25 27 26
Octavio Dotel(notes) 28 25 31 31 27
Chris Perez(notes) 29 26 30 30 27
Matt Lindstrom(notes) 27 35 28 25 27
Matt Capps(notes) 32 29 33 26 30
Jason Frasor(notes) 30 33 32 29 31
Matt Thornton(notes) 31 32 26 36 32
Neftali Feliz(notes) 34 37 24 32 33
Franklin Morales(notes) 33 34 35 34 34
Kerry Wood(notes) 35 31 38 35
Jon Rauch(notes) 36 34 35 36
Mike Adams(notes) 37 36 37 37
Daniel Bard(notes) 39 38 38 38
Ricky Romero(notes) 38 27 39
Ryan Madson(notes) 39 33 40
Kris Medlen(notes) 40 39
Matt Guerrier(notes) 36
Jenrry Mejia(notes) 37
Drew Storen(notes) 39
George Sherrill(notes) 40
Jason Motte(notes) 40
Takashi Saito(notes) 40

Rankings based on a standard, 5x5 (W, SV, K, ERA, WHIP) league format