Preseason Ranks: Starting Pitcher

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The following list comprises the fantasy baseball top 80 starting pitcher rankings of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert for the ’11 season. The list is ordered by the overall top 80 composite ranking of the four experts, with the remaining players that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

2011 Starting Pitcher Rankings
 
Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
Roy Halladay(notes) 1 1 1 1 1
Tim Lincecum(notes) 2 3 3 2 2
Felix Hernandez(notes) 3 2 2 4 3
Cliff Lee(notes) 5 4 6 3 4
Clayton Kershaw(notes) 4 6 5 6 5
Jon Lester(notes) 8 5 4 5 6
Josh Johnson(notes) 7 9 9 7 7
CC Sabathia(notes) 11 8 11 9 8
Ubaldo Jimenez(notes) 10 10 8 12 9
Cole Hamels(notes) 9 16 10 8 10
Justin Verlander(notes) 12 11 13 10 11
Tommy Hanson(notes) 6 12 17 11 12
Yovani Gallardo(notes) 15 7 14 14 13
David Price(notes) 13 14 7 18 14
Zack Greinke(notes) 19 13 12 20 15
Mat Latos(notes) 17 17 15 16 16
Jered Weaver(notes) 18 15 19 15 17
Francisco Liriano(notes) 14 18 16 19 18
Matt Cain(notes) 21 21 21 13 19
Roy Oswalt(notes) 16 19 22 21 20
Dan Haren(notes) 22 22 20 17 21
Max Scherzer(notes) 25 20 18 23 22
Chris Carpenter(notes) 20 24 23 22 23
Shaun Marcum(notes) 23 25 26 24 24
Brett Anderson(notes) 26 26 25 27 25
Wandy Rodriguez(notes) 30 27 24 30 26
Chad Billingsley(notes) 24 23 32 32 27
Ryan Dempster(notes) 28 28 33 29 28
Gio Gonzalez(notes) 32 33 29 33 29
Brandon Morrow(notes) 35 35 30 31 30
Daniel Hudson(notes) 37 34 27 36 31
Madison Bumgarner(notes) 27 29 45 35 32
Ricky Romero(notes) 38 32 28 40 33
Clay Buchholz(notes) 29 40 44 26 34
Ted Lilly(notes) 31 44 37 28 35
Jonathan Sanchez(notes) 33 43 42 25 36
Hiroki Kuroda(notes) 36 38 36 34 37
Phil Hughes(notes) 34 30 40 44 38
John Danks(notes) 40 39 46 37 39
Josh Beckett(notes) 41 31 38 52 40
Jeremy Hellickson(notes) 50 41 31 53 41
Tim Hudson(notes) 47 48 41 41 42
Colby Lewis(notes) 42 45 52 39 43
Ricky Nolasco(notes) 44 36 48 51 44
Matt Garza(notes) 43 49 50 38 45
Jordan Zimmermann(notes) 45 51 47 46 46
Edinson Volquez(notes) 39 37 56 58 47
Jhoulys Chacin(notes) 54 46 39 55 48
Brian Matusz(notes) 53 57 34 50 49
Ian Kennedy(notes) 46 50 51 54 50
Ervin Santana(notes) 49 56 55 47 51
Jorge De La Rosa(notes) 61 42 49 57 52
Jaime Garcia(notes) 59 54 58 43 53
Trevor Cahill(notes) 48 59 69 42 54
Tim Stauffer(notes) 60 47 54 60 55
Brett Myers(notes) 56 53 57 56 56
Javier Vazquez(notes) 72 70 35 45 57
Gavin Floyd(notes) 55 60 59 49 58
James Shields(notes) 57 58 43 65 59
C.J. Wilson(notes) 65 67 63 48 60
Carlos Zambrano(notes) 62 55 66 64 61
Travis Wood(notes) 51 69 61 68 62
Johnny Cueto(notes) 74 52 60 66 63
Edwin Jackson(notes) 67 61 74 59 64
Jair Jurrjens(notes) 58 68 70 67 65
Michael Pineda(notes) 52 64 53 66
John Lackey(notes) 68 62 80 61 67
Jonathon Niese(notes) 63 78 73 62 68
Scott Baker(notes) 66 65 75 72 69
Anibal Sanchez(notes) 71 73 62 73 70
Derek Holland(notes) 69 74 64 76 71
Brett Cecil(notes) 79 71 72 69 72
Jake Peavy(notes) 73 76 67 78 73
Bud Norris(notes) 76 63 78 74
Clayton Richard(notes) 78 76 63 75
Bronson Arroyo(notes) 75 66 77 76
Carl Pavano(notes) 77 71 71 77
Johan Santana(notes) 80 72 68 78
James McDonald(notes) 70 79 77 79
Erik Bedard(notes) 64 75 80
Brandon Beachy(notes) 80 65
Wade Davis(notes) 79 70
J.A. Happ(notes) 77 79
A.J. Burnett(notes) 74
Jake Westbrook(notes) 75
Homer Bailey(notes) 80

Rankings based on a standard, 5x5 (BA, HR, RBI, R, SB) league format