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Saves are an important component for many fantasy baseball leagues. Closers are one of the most volatile positions in fantasy baseball, and one of the highest turnover positions in MLB. Each year, closers drop like flies and many MLB teams make in-season changes due to injuries or poor performance. Stay on top of all closer depth charts for the AL and NL, and dominate in saves this year.

To see our tiered staff rankings for closers and relief pitchers, see our fantasy baseball rankings dashboard.

We will be updating the MLB Closers & Saves Depth Charts all season long. Bookmark this page, and keep checking back for updates!

 

AL EAST: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds  Candidates Immediate Waiver Add
Solid Yankees Aroldis Chapman Dellin BetancesDavid Robertson Tommy Kahnle N/A
Solid Red Sox Craig Kimbrel Matt Barnes Joe Kelly N/A
Solid Blue Jays Roberto Osuna Ryan Tepera Danny Barnes N/A
Questionable Orioles Brad BrachZach Britton Darren O'Day Mychal Givens, Richard Bleier N/A
Solid Rays Alex Colome Tommy Hunter, Brad Boxberger Jumbo Diaz N/A

 

AL CENTRAL: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds
Candidates
Immediate Waiver Add
Solid Tigers Justin Wilson Alex Wilson Blaine Hardy, Shane Greene N/A
Volatile White Sox Tyler Clippard Anthony Swarzak, Gregory Infante Dan JenningsChris Beck Tyler Clippard
Solid Indians Cody Allen Andrew MillerBryan Shaw Dan Otero N/A
Solid Royals Kelvin Herrera Joakim SoriaBrandon Maurer Ryan BuchterMike Minor, Peter Moylan N/A
Solid Twins Brandon Kintzler Taylor RogersMatt Belisle Tyler Duffey N/A

 

AL WEST: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds
Candidates
Immediate Waiver Add
Questionable Rangers Alex Claudio Jose LeclercMatt BushKeone Kela Jason GrilliErnesto Frieri Alex Claudio
Questionable Angels Bud Norris Cam BedrosianBlake Parker Huston Street (INJ), David Hernandez N/A
Solid Athletics Santiago Casilla Blake Treinen Liam HendriksJohn Axford N/A
Solid Astros Ken Giles Luke GregersonWill Harris (INJ) Chris DevenskiLuke Gregerson N/A
Solid Mariners Edwin Diaz Nick Vincent, David Phelps Steve Cishek N/A

 

 

NL EAST: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds
Candidates
Immediate Waiver Add
Solid Braves Jim Johnson Jose RamirezArodys Vizcaino Ian Krol N/A
Solid Marlins A.J. Ramos Kyle Barraclough Jarlin Garcia N/A
Solid Mets Addison Reed Fernando Salas Paul SewaldJerry Blevins N/A
Questionable Phillies Hector Neris Pat Neshek Joaquin Benoit N/A
Questionable Nationals Sean Doolittle Ryan MadsonMatt AlbersEnny Romero Shawn KelleyKoda Glover (INJ) Sean Doolittle


NL CENTRAL: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds
Candidates
Immediate Waiver Add
Solid Cubs Wade Davis Koji Uehara Carl Edwards Jr., Hector Rondon N/A
Solid Reds Raisel Iglesias Drew Storen, Michael Lorenzen Tony Cingrani N/A
Solid Brewers Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Carlos Torres  N/A
Solid Pirates Felipe Rivero Juan NicasioDaniel Hudson Tony Watson N/A
Volatile Cardinals Trevor RosenthalBrett Cecil  Seung Hwan Oh Kevin Siegrist
Brett Cecil

 

NL West: 2017 Fantasy Baseball Closers & Saves

RotoBaller Stability Rating Team Name Current Closer Backup / Handcuff More Holds
Candidates
Immediate Waiver Add
Solid Diamondbacks Fernando Rodney Archie Bradley, Jorge De La Rosa J.J. Hoover N/A
Solid Rockies Greg Holland Adam Ottavino Jake McGee, Mike Dunn N/A
Solid Dodgers Kenley Jansen Pedro Baez, Josh Fields Sergio Romo N/A
Volatile Padres Brad Hand Phil Maton Craig Stammen, Carter Capps (INJ) Brad Hand
Volatile Giants Sam DysonMark Melancon (INJ) Hunter Strickland Cory Gearrin, George Kontos Sam Dyson