Last updated: 6/27/17

*These Depth Charts are as I believe each team has the order for who would close for them.  For instance, just because someone is the 8th inning set-up guy doesn’t mean the team sees him as next-in-line as CLOSER

Arizona Diamondbacks
RHP Fernando Rodney

Archie Bradley
———RHP JJ Hoover (shoulder – out indefinitely)
———LHP Andrew Chafin

Atlanta Braves
RHP Jim Johnson
———RHP Arodys Vizcaino
———RHP Jose Ramirez

Baltimore Orioles
LHP Zach Britton (forearm – out until around early July)
RHP Brad Brach
———RHP Darren O’Day

Boston Red Sox
RHP Craig Kimbrel
———RHP Joe Kelly
———RHP Heath Hembree

Chicago Cubs
RHP Wade Davis
———RHP Carl Edwards Jr.
———RHP Koji Uehara
———RHP Hector Rondon

Chicago White Sox
RHP David Robertson
———RHP Tommy Kahnle
———RHP Nate Jones (elbow – out indefinitely)

———RHP Zack Burdi (minors)
———RHP Zach Putnam (elbow – out indefinitely)

Cincinnati Reds
RHP Raisel Iglesias

———RHP Michael Lorenzen
———RHP Drew Storen
———LHP Tony Cingrani

Cleveland Indians
RHP Cody Allen (Vast majority of saves)
LHP Andrew Miller (Occasional saves)

Colorado Rockies
RHP Greg Holland
———RHP Adam Ottavino
———LHP Jake McGee

Detroit Tigers
LHP Justin Wilson
———RHP Alex Wilson
———RHP Warwick Saupold
———RHP Bruce Rondon
———RHP Shane Greene

Houston Astros
RHP Ken Giles
———RHP Will Harris
RHP Chris Devenski
———RHP Luke Gregerson

Kansas City Royals
RHP Kelvin Herrera
———RHP Joakim Soria
———LHP Matt Strahm

Los Angeles Angels
RHP Bud Norris (knee – out until around July)
RHP Cam Bedrosian
———RHP Huston Street
———RHP David Hernandez
———RHP Blake Parker

Los Angeles Dodgers
RHP Kenley Jansen
———RHP Pedro Baez
———RHP Sergio Romo

Miami Marlins
RHP AJ Ramos
———RHP David Phelps
———RHP Kyle Barraclough
———RHP Brad Ziegler (back – out indefinitely)
———LHP Jarlin Garcia

Milwaukee Brewers
RHP Corey Knebel
———RHP Jacob Barnes

Minnesota Twins
RHP Brandon Kintzler
———LHP Glen Perkins (shoulder – out indefinitely)

———RHP Taylor Rogers
———RHP Tyler Duffey

New York Mets
RHP Addison Reed

———RHP Fernando Salas
———RHP Paul Sewald
———LHP Jerry Blevins

New York Yankees
LHP Aroldis Chapman
———RHP Dellin Betances
———RHP Tyler Clippard
———RHP Jonathan Holder

Oakland Athletics
RHP Santiago Casilla
Sean Doolittle
———RHP Ryan Madson
———RHP Liam Hendricks

Philadelphia Phillies
RHP Hector Neris
———RHP Pat Neshek
———RHP Joaquin Benoit
———RHP Edubray Ramos

Pittsburgh Pirates
LHP Felipe Rivero
———RHP Juan Nicasio
———LHP Tony Watson
———RHP Daniel Hudson

San Diego Padres
RHP Brandon Maurer
———LHP Brad Hand
———RHP Phil Maton
———LHP Ryan Buchter
———RHP Carter Capps (elbow – out on rehab assignment indefinitely)

San Francisco Giants
RHP Mark Melancon
———RHP Derek Law
———RHP Hunter Strickland

Seattle Mariners
RHP Edwin Diaz
———LHP James Pazos

———RHP Steve Cishek
———RHP Tony Zych
———RHP Nick Vincent

St. Louis Cardinals
RHP Seung Hwan Oh
———RHP Trevor Rosenthal

Tampa Bay Rays
RHP Alex Colome
———RHP Tommy Hunter
Brad Boxberger (lat/flexor – out until late June)
———RHP Danny Farquhar

Texas Rangers
RHP Matt Bush
———RHP Keone Kela
———RHP Jose Leclerc
———RHP Jeremy Jeffress (back – out indefinitely)

Toronto Blue Jays
RHP Roberto Osuna
———RHP Joe Smith (shoulder – out indefinitely)
———RHP Danny Barnes
———RHP Ryan Tepera

Washington Nationals
RHP Koda Glover (back – out indefinitely)

———RHP Matt Albers
———RHP Enny Romero
———RHP Shawn Kelley (right trapezius – out indefinitely)
———RHP Joe Blanton
———RHP Blake Treinen

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