Fantasy baseball closer depth charts - AL

by KFFL Staff on September 28, 2011 @ 15:30:12 PDT

 


Quality relief pitchers don't last long in your fantasy baseball league. KFFL.com's closer depth charts pinpoint where MLB teams will turn when a closer is injured, loses his job or is traded. Pitchers with the skills, profile or backing might be the next fantasy baseball sleepers for saves. KFFL.com's Fantasy Baseball Closer Hot Seat series provides insight. Stay up to date with MLB Hot off the Wire.

Key

Job security (JS) score
1 (unstable) to 5 (untouchable)
Health (H) score
1 (injury-prone) to 5 (durable)

 

AL East

Team
JS
H
Closer
Fill-in/Understudy
Lurker(s)
2
5
Jason Berken
5
5
Dan Wheeler
5
5
Mariano Rivera Rafael Soriano David Robertson
4
4
Kyle Farnsworth Joel Peralta
Jake McGee
Matt Moore
J.P. Howell
2
5
Frank Francisco Jon Rauch DL Casey Janssen
Shawn Camp
Joel Carreno

 

AL Central

Team
JS
H
Closer
Fill-in/Understudy
Lurker(s)
3
5
Sergio Santos
Chris Sale
Matt Thornton Addison Reed
Jesse Crain
Jason Frasor
5
5
Chris Perez Vinnie Pestano
Tony Sipp
Rafael Perez
5
5
Jose Valverde Joaquin Benoit Phil Coke
Al Alburquerque
David Pauley
Ryan Perry
5
4
Joakim Soria Greg Holland Aaron Crow
Louis Coleman
Blake Wood
Tim Collins
Jeremy Jeffress
4
3
Joe Nathan Glen Perkins Matt Capps
Lester Oliveros
Jim Hoey
Jose Mijares

 

AL West

Team
JS
H
Closer
Fill-in/Understudy
Lurker(s)
3
5
Jordan Walden Scott Downs
Fernando Rodney
Hisanori Takahashi
5
4
Andrew Bailey Brian Fuentes
Grant Balfour
Michael Wuertz
Joey Devine
4
5
Brandon League Jamey Wright Josh Lueke
Shawn Kelley
Daniel Cortes
Tom Wilhelmsen
5
5
Neftali Feliz Mike Adams Koji Uehara
Mike Gonzalez

 

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