Australia markets closed

2020 Fantasy Baseball Starting Pitcher Draft Rankings: Who should be the first arm taken?

Last season, the top-three finishers in fantasy scoring among starting pitchers were Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole, and Jacob deGrom. While Verlander’s lat strain casts doubt about his status for opening day, Cole and deGrom headline the top available arms in fantasy baseball for 2020, but there are some things to take note of.

[Batter up: Join or create a Yahoo Fantasy Baseball league for free today]

Cole, the reigning league-leader in strikeouts, is now a member of the New York Yankees. deGrom is still clearly the Mets’ ace, but the team has ultimately hindered his win-potential. Nonetheless, our experts agree both studs are the elite of the elite — along with Max Scherzer — who will you trust most with your draft pick?

[Positional Rankings: C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF | SP | RP ]

Check out the rest of the starting pitchers in our experts’ draft rankings below:

NOTE: Rankings will be updated as draft season progresses.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Rankings powered by FantasyPros