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Fantasy baseball closer rankings, news and notes

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Craig Kimbrel racked up 50 saves and 98 strikeouts in 67 innings pitched last season.

The closer position is constantly changing, so we'll keep you up to date with who's in and who's not with our rankings below. We will be updating this chart throughout the season; be sure to check back for updates.

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Rankings and information updated as of April 21.

Fantasy Baseball Closer Rankings

1

Craig Kimbrel

Craig Kimbrel

Atlanta Braves

2

Koji Uehara

Boston Red Sox

3

Greg Holland

Greg Holland

Kansas City Royals

4

Kenley Jansen

Kenley Jansen

Los Angeles Dodgers

5

Sergio Romo

San Francisco Giants

6

Rafael Soriano

Washington Nationals

7

Francisco Rodriguez

Milwaukee Brewers

8

Aroldis Chapman

Cincinnati Reds

9

Trevor Rosenthal

St. Louis Cardinals

10

Joe Nathan

Detroit Tigers

11

David Robertson

New York Yankees

12

Huston Street

San Diego Padres

13

Glen Perkins

Minnesota Twins

14

Steve Cishek

Miami Marlins

15

Grant Balfour

Tampa Bay Rays

16

John Axford

Cleveland Indians

17

Addison Reed

Arizona Diamondbacks

18

Jonathan Papelbon

Philadelphia Phillies

19

Jason Grilli

Pittsburgh Pirates

20

Sergio Santos

Toronto Blue Jays

21

LaTroy Hawkins

Colorado Rockies

22

Ernesto Frieri

Los Angeles Angels

23

Joakim Soria

Texas Rangers

24

Fernando Rodney

Seattle Mariners

25

Shawn Kelley

New York Yankees

26

Luke Gregerson

Oakland A's

27

Tommy Hunter

Baltimore Orioles

28

Kyle Farnsworth

New York Mets

29

Rex Brothers

Colorado Rockies

30

Carlos Martinez

St. Louis Cardinals

31

Matt Lindstrom

Chicago White Sox

32

Casey Janssen

Toronto Blue Jays

33

Pedro Strop

Chicago Cubs

34

Sean Doolittle

Oakland A's

35

Josh Fields

Houston Astros

36

Danny Farquhar

Seattle Mariners

37

Jonathan Broxton

Cincinnati Reds

38

Joaquin Benoit

San Diego Padres

39

Mark Melancon

Pittsburgh Pirates

40

Ryan Cook

Oakland A's

41

Hector Rondon

Chicago Cubs

42

Darren O'Day

Baltimore Orioles

43

Jim Henderson

Milwaukee Brewers

44

Jesse Crain

Houston Astros

45

Tyler Thornburg

Milwaukee Brewers

46

Nate Jones

Chicago White Sox

47

Daniel Webb

Chicago White Sox

48

J.J. Putz

Arizona Diamondbacks

49

Cody Allen

Cleveland Indians

50

Jose Veras*

Chicago Cubs

Rankings updated as of April 21

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