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2015 MLB Power Rankings

2015 MLB Power Rankings as of December 22, 2014. I rank every team in the majors by how their roster has shaped out this offseason. I also have a point system where I rank every team’s starting rotation, starting lineup, bullpen, and bench on a scale of 1 to 10.

30. Philadelphia Phillies

Starting Rotation 4/10

Starting Lineup 5/10

Bullpen 5/10

Bench 1/10

Total 15/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Ben RevereCF
2Freddy GalvisSS
3Chase Utley2B
4Ryan Howard1B
5Marlon ByrdRF
6Dominic BrownLF
7Carlos RuizC
8Cody Asche3B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Cole HamelsLHP
2Cliff LeeLHP
3David BuchananRHP
4Jerome WilliamsRHP
5Miguel GonzalezRHP

29. Colorado Rockies

Starting Rotation 2/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 4/10

Bench 4/10

Total 17/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Charlie BlackmonCF
2Carlos GonzalezRF
3Troy TulowitzkiSS
4Justin Morneau1B
5Nolan Arenado3B
6Corey DickersonLF
7Willin RosarioC
8DJ LeMahieu2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Jorge de la RosaLHP
2Jhoulys ChacinRHP
3Jordan LylesRHP
4Tyler MatzekLHP
5Eddie ButlerRHP

28. Arizona Diamondbacks

Starting Rotation 4/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 5/10

Bench 2/10

Total 17/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1A.J. PollockCF
2Aaron Hill2B
3Paul Goldschmidt1B
4Mark TrumboRF
5Yasmany Tomas3B
6Chris OwingsSS
7David PeraltaLF
8Tuffy GosewischC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Josh CollmenterRHP
2Jeremy HellicksonRHP
3Chase AndersonRHP
4Trevor CahillRHP
5Vidal NunoLHP

27. Houston Astros

Starting Rotation 1/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 3/10

Total 17/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Robbie GrossmanLF
2Jose Altuve2B
3Dexter FowlerCF
4Chris CarterDH
5George SpringerRF
6Jed LowrieSS
7Matt Dominguez3B
8Jonathan SingletonOF
9Jason CastroC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Scott FeldmanRHP
2Dallas KeuchelLHP
3Collin McHughRHP
4Brett OberholtzerLHP
5Michael FoltynewiczRHP

26. Minnesota Twins

Starting Rotation 5/10

Starting Lineup 5/10

Bullpen 5/10

Bench 3/10

Total 18/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Danny SantanaCF
2Brian Dozier2B
3Joe Mauer1B
4Kennys VargasDH
5Torii HunterRF
6Trevor Plouffe3B
7Oswaldo ArciaLF
8Kurt SuzukiC
9Eduardo EscobarSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Phil HughesRHP
2Ervin SantanaRHP
3Kyle GibsonRHP
4Ricky NolascoRHP
5Tom MiloneLHP

25. Tampa Bay Rays

Starting Rotation 5/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 1/10

Total 18/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Desmond JenningsCF
2Ben Zobrist2B
3Evan Longoria3B
4James Loney1B
5Steven SouzaRF
6Brandon GuyerDH
7Yunel EscobarSS
8David DeJesusLF
9Rene RiveraC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Alex CobbRHP
2Chris ArcherRHP
3Jake OrdorizziRHP
4Drew SmylyLHP
5Alex ColomeRHP

24. Texas Rangers

Starting Rotation 5/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 3/10

Bench 3/10

Total 18/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Shin-Soo ChooRF
2Elvis AndrusSS
3Prince Fielder1B
4Adrian Beltre3B
5Mitch MorelandDH
6Jake SmolinskiLF
7Leonys MartinCF
8Robinson ChirinosC
9Rougned Odor2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Yu DarvishRHP
2Derek HollandLHP
3Nicholas TepeschRHP
4Colby LewisRHP
5Ross DetwilerLHP

23. Cincinnati Reds

Starting Rotation 6/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 2/10

Bench 3/10

Total 18/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Billy HamiltonCF
2Todd Frazier3B
3Joey Votto1B
4Devin MesoracoC
5Jay BruceRF
6Brandon Phillips2B
7Brennan BoeschLF
8Zack CozartSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Johnny CuetoRHP
2Homer BaileyRHP
3Mike LeakeRHP
4Tony CingraniLHP
5Dylan AxelrodLHP

22. Oakland Athletics

Starting Rotation 4/10

Starting Lineup 5/10

Bullpen 5/10

Bench 5/10

Total 19/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Coco CrispCF
2Stephen Vogt1B
3Billy ButlerDH
4Josh ReddickRF
5Brett Lawrie3B
6John JasoC
7Eric Sogard2B
8Sam FuldLF
9Marcus SemienSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Sonny GrayRHP
2Scott KazmirLHP
3Jesse ChavezRHP
4Drew PomeranzLHP
5Jesse HahnRHP

21. Milwaukee Brewers

Starting Rotation 6/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 4/10

Bench 3/10

Total 19/20

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Carlos GomezCF
2Ryan BraunRF
3Jonathan LucroyC
4Aramis Ramirez3B
5Adam Lind1B
6Khris DavisLF
7Scooter Gennett2B
8Jean SeguraSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Yovani GallardoRHP
2Matt GarzaRHP
3Kyle LohseRHP
4Wily PeraltaRHP
5Mike FiersRHP

20. New York Mets

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 5/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 2/10

Total 20/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Juan LagaresCF
2Curtis GrandersonLF
3David Wright3B
4Lucas Duda1B
5Michael CuddyerRF
6Daniel Murphy2B
7Travis d'ArnaudC
8Wilmer FloresSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Matt HarveyRHP
2Jacob deGromRHP
3Zack WheelerRHP
4Jonathon NieseLHP
5Bartolo ColonRHP

19. Atlanta Braves

Starting Rotation 8/10

Starting Lineup 4/10

Bullpen 6.5/10

Bench 3/10

Total 21.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Andrelton SimmonsSS
2Nick MarkakisRF
3Freddie Freeman1B
4Evan GattisLF
5Chris Johnson3B
6B.J. UptonCF
7Christian BethancourtC
8Alberto Callaspo2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Julio TeheranRHP
2Alex WoodLHP
3Shelby MillerRHP
4Mike MinorLHP
5David HaleRHP

18. New York Yankees

Starting Rotation 5/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 4.5/10

Total 22.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Brett GardnerLF
2Jacoby EllsburyCF
3Carlos BeltranRF
4Brian McCannC
5Mark Teixeira1B
6Chase Headley3B
7Garrett JonesDH
8Jose Pirela2B
9Didi GregoriusSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1CC SabathiaLHP
2Masahiro TanakaRHP
3Michael PinedaRHP
4Nathan EovaldiRHP
5Chris CapuanoLHP

17. Chicago Cubs

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 5/10

Total 24/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Chris CoghlanLF
2Luis Valbuena3B
3Starlin CastroSS
4Anthony Rizzo1B
5Jorge SolerRF
6Javier Baez2B
7Miguel MonteroC
8Arismendy AlcantaraCF

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Jon LesterLHP
2Jake ArrietaRHP
3Jason HammelRHP
4Kyle HendricksRHP
5Tsuyoshi WadaLHP

16. Kansas City Royals

Starting Rotation 6/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 4/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Alcides EscobarSS
2Alex GordonLF
3Lorenzo CainCF
4Eric Hosmer1B
5Kendrys MoralesDH
6Alex RiosRF
7Salvador PerezC
8Omar Infante2B
9Mike Moustakas3B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Yordano VenturaRHP
2Jason VargasLHP
3Jeremy GuthrieRHP
4Danny DuffyLHP
5Edinson VolquezRHP

15. Baltimore Orioles

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 5/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Alejandro de AzaLF
2Manny Machado3B
3Adam JonesCF
4Chris Davis1B
5Steve PearceRF
6J.J. HardySS
7Caleb JosephC
8David LoughDH
9Jonathan Schoop2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Chris TillmanRHP
2Wei-Yin ChenLHP
3Bud NorrisRHP
4Miguel GonzalezRHP
5Kevin GausmanRHP

14. Cleveland Indians

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 4/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Michael BournCF
2Nick Swisher1B
3Michael BrantleyLF
4Carlos Santana3B
5Yan GomesC
6Jason Kipnis2B
7Brandon MossRF
8Lonnie ChisenhallDH
9Francisco LindorSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Corey KluberRHP
2Carlos CarrascoRHP
3Trevor BauerRHP
4T.J. HouseLHP
5Danny SalazarRHP

13. Miami Marlins

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 4/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Dee Gordon2B
2Christian YelichLF
3Giancarlo StantonRF
4Michael Morse1B
5Marcell OzunaCF
6Martin Prado3B
7Jarrod SaltalamacchiaC
8Adeiny HechavarriaSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Matt LatosRHP
2Henderson AlvarezRHP
3Jarred CosartRHP
4Tom KoehlerRHP
5David PhelpsRHP

12. San Francisco Giants

Starting Rotation 8/10

Starting Lineup 7/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 3/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Angel PaganCF
2Joe Panik2B
3Buster PoseyC
4Brandon Belt1B
5Hunter PenceRF
6Gregor BlancoLF
7Casey McGehee3B
8Brandon CrawfordSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Madison BumgarnerLHP
2Tim HudsonRHP
3Matt CainRHP
4Jake PeavyRHP
5Tim LincecumRHP

11. Chicago White Sox

Starting Rotation 8/10

Starting Lineup 6/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 4/10

Total 25/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Adam EatonCF
2Melky CabreraLF
3Jose AbreuDH
4Adam LaRoche1B
5Avisail GarciaRF
6Alexi RamirezSS
7Conor Gillaspie3B
8Tyler FlowersC
9Leury Garcia2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Chris SaleLHP
2Jeff SamardzijaRHP
3Jose QuintanaLHP
4Hector NoesiRHP
5John DanksLHP

10. Pittsburgh Pirates

Starting Rotation 6.5/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 7.5/10

Bench 6/10

Total 28/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Josh Harrison3B
2Starling MarteLF
3Andrew McCutchenCF
4Neil Walker2B
5Pedro Alvarez1B
6Gregory PolancoRF
7Jordy MercerSS
8Francisco CervelliC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Gerrit ColeRHP
2A.J. BurnettRHP
3Francisco LirianoLHP
4Jeff LockeLHP
5Vance WorleyRHP

9. San Diego Padres

Starting Rotation 8.5/10

Starting Lineup 7.5/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 5/10

Total 28/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Alexi AmaristaSS
2Jedd Gyorko2B
3Matt KempRF
4Justin UptonLF
5Will MyersCF
6Will Middlebrooks3B
7Yonder Alonso1B
8Derek NorrisC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Andrew CasherRHP
2Tyson RossRHP
3Ian KennedyRHP
4Josh JohnsonRHP
5Robbie ErlinLHP

8. Washington Nationals

Starting Rotation 10/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 6/10

Bench 4/10

Total 28/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Denard SpanCF
2Anthony Rendon3B
3Jayson WerthRF
4Ryan Zimmerman1B
5Ian DesmondSS
6Bryce HarperLF
7Wilson RamosC
8Danny Espinosa2B

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Stephen StrasburgRHP
2Jordan ZimmermannRHP
3Gio GonzalezLHP
4Doug FisterRHP
5Tanner RoarkRHP

7. Toronto Blue Jays

Starting Rotation 7.5/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 6.5/10

Bench 6/10

Total 28/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Jose ReyesSS
2Russell MartinC
3Jose BautistaRF
4Edwin EncarnancionDH
5Josh Donaldson3B
6Justin Smoak1B
7Michael SaundersLF
8Ryan Goins2B
9Dalton PompeyCF

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1R.A. DickeyRHP
2Mark BuehrleLHP
3Drew HutchisonRHP
4Marcus StromanRHP
5Aaron SanchezRHP

6. Detroit Tigers

Starting Rotation 9/10

Starting Lineup 9/10

Bullpen 5/10

Bench 6/10

Total 29/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Rajai DavisCF
2Ian Kinsler2B
3Miguel CabreraDH
4Victor Martinez1B
5Yoenis CespedesLF
6J.D. MartinezRF
7Nick Castellanos3B
8Alex AvilaC
9Jose IglesiasSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Justin VerlanderRHP
2David PriceLHP
3Anibal SanchezRHP
4Alfredo SimonRHP
5Shane GreeneRHP

5. Seattle Mariners

Starting Rotation 9.5/10

Starting Lineup 8/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 6/10

Total 30.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Austin JacksonCF
2Logan Morrison1B
3Robinson Cano2B
4Nelson CruzDH
5Kyle Seager3B
6Mike ZuninoC
7Justin RuggianoRF
8Dustin AckleyLF
9Brad MillerSS

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Felix HernandezRHP
2Hisashi IwakumaRHP
3James PaxtonLHP
4Taijuan WalkerRHP
5Roenis EliasLHP

4. St. Louis Cardinals

Starting Rotation 8.5/10

Starting Lineup 10/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 5/10

Total 30.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Jason HeywardRF
2Matt Carpenter3B
3Matt HolidayLF
4Matt Adams1B
5Yadier MolinaC
6Jhonny PeraltaSS
7Kolten Wong2B
8Jon JayCF

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Adam WainwrightRHP
2Lance LynnRHP
3John LackeyRHP
4Michael WachaRHP
5Marco GonzalesLHP

3. Los Angeles Angels

Starting Rotation 8.5/10

Starting Lineup 9/10

Bullpen 6.5/10

Bench 6.5/10

Total 30.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Kole CalhounRF
2Mike TroutCLF
3Albert Pujols1B
4Josh HamiltonLF
5David Freese3B
6Matt JoyceDH
7Erick AybarSS
8Josh Rutledge2B
9Chris IannettaC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Jered WeaverRHP
2Garrett RichardsRHP
3C.J. WilsonLHP
4Matt ShoemakerRHP
5Andrew HeaneyLHP

2. Boston Red Sox

Starting Rotation 7/10

Starting Lineup 10/10

Bullpen 5.5/10

Bench 8/10

Total 30.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Mookie BettsCF
2Dustin Pedroia2B
3David OrtizDH
4Hanley RamirezLF
5Pablo Sandoval3B
6Rusney CastilloRF
7Mike Napoli1B
8Xander BogaertsSS
9Christian VazquezC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Clay BuchholzRHP
2Rick PorcelloRHP
3Wade MileyLHP
4Justin MastersonRHP
5Joe KellyRHP

1. Los Angeles Dodgers

Starting Rotation 10/10

Starting Lineup 9.5/10

Bullpen 7/10

Bench 8/10

Total 34.5/40

Projected Lineup

NoPlayerPos
1Jimmy RollinsSS
2Howie Kendrick2B
3Yasiel PuigRF
4Adrian Gonzalez1B
5Carl CrawfordLF
6Juan Uribe3B
7Joc PedersonCF
8Jasmani GrandalC

Projected Starting Rotation

NoPlayerPos
1Clayton KershawLHP
2Zack GreinkeRHP
3Hyun-Jin RyuLHP
4Brandon McCarthyRHP
5Brett AndersonLHP

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