The Yankees' acquisition of Masahiro Tanaka will no doubt be a boost to their pitching staff, which only managed an ERA of 3.94 last season. SweetSpot's David Schoenfield thinks that Tanaka makes the Yankees one of the best rotations in the game, although they're not quite at the top. Which rotation is baseball's best? Submit your rankings!
Best rotations in baseball?
Rotation: Kris Medlen, Mike Minor, Julio Teheran, Brandon Beachy, Alex Wood, David Hale, Aaron Northcraft
Rotation: Adam Wainwright, Shelby Miller, Michael Wacha, Lance Lynn, Jaime Garcia, Joe Kelly, Carlos Martinez
Rotation: Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Dan Haren, Josh Beckett, Chad Billingsley, Stephen Fife
Rotation: Stephen Strasburg, Jordan Zimmermann, Gio Gonzalez, Doug Fister, Ross Detwiler, Tanner Roark, Nathan Karns
Rotation: Yu Darvish, Martin Perez, Alexi Ogando, Matt Harrison, Derek Holland, Nick Tepesch, Colby Lewis
Rotation: David Price, Alex Cobb, Matt Moore, Chris Archer, Jeremy Hellickson, Alex Colome, Jake Odorizzi
Rotation: Jon Lester, Clay Buchholz, John Lackey, Jake Peavy, Felix Doubront, Ryan Dempster, Brandon Workman
Rotation: Homer Bailey, Mat Latos, Johnny Cueto, Mike Leake, Tony Cingrani, Daniel Corcino, Robert Stephenson
Rotation: Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander, Anibal Sanchez, Rick Porcello, Drew Smyly, Jose Alvarez, Robbie Ray
Rotation: CC Sabathia, Hiroki Kuroda, Masahiro Tanaka, Ivan Nova, David Phelps, Michael Pineda, Adam Warren