MLB Two Start Pitchers - Week 5 (May 1st-7th)


Time to get ready for Week 5 by taking a peek at the two-start pitchers. It's very top heavy this week with quite a few aces taking the mound twice. However, there are still plenty of pitchers who should be available to stream and give your team an extra start or two and lead your team to victory.

Note - For the streaming options, I have them in the order that I would personally pick them up. These are players that are likely owned in less than 50% of leagues and may be available in yours.

Definitions

Best of the Best: These are guys that if you have on your team, consider yourself blessed.
I Would Play 'Em: Players that unless you only start a handful of SPs, should be in your lineup.
Day"Stream" Believer: Good options to pick up and plug in your lineup this week.
Puff Puff Pass: Don't let these guys get their spit on your blunt. Leave them on the wire.

Elite

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James Paxton is making a lot of fantasy owners very, very happy this season.

Clayton Kershaw, LA Dodgers: SF, @SD
Chris Sale, Boston: Bal, @Mil
Corey Kluber, Cleveland: Det, @KC
Justin Verlander, Detroit: Cle, @Oak
Johnny Cueto, San Francisco: @LAD, @Cin
James Paxton, Seattle: LAA, Tex
Carlos Martinez, St. Louis: Mil, @Atl
John Lester, Chicago Cubs: Phi, NYY
Lance McCullers, Houston: Tex, @LAA
Danny Duffy, Kansas City: CWS, Cle
Julio Teheran, Atlanta: NYM, StL
Gerrit Cole, Pittsburgh: @Cin, Mil
Cole Hamels, Texas: Hou, @Sea

I'd Play 'Em

Rick Porcello, Boston: Bal, @Min
Luis Severino, NY Yankees: Tor, CHC
Jose Quintana, Chicago White Sox: KC, @Bal
Dylan Bundy, Baltimore: Bos, @CWS
Marco Estrada, Toronto: @NYY, @TB
Tanner Roark, Washington: Ari, @Phi
Matt Harvey, NY Mets: @Atl, Mia
Matt Shoemaker, LA Angels: Sea, Hou

Day"Stream" Believers

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Ride the hot hand while you can, and Wade Miley is pitching very well right now.

Jake Odorizzi, Tampa Bay: @Min, Tor
Wei-Yin Chen, Miami: TB, @NYM
Wade Miley, Baltimore: @Bos, CWS
Alex Cobb, Tampa Bay: @Min, Tor
Trevor Bauer, Cleveland: @Det, @KC
Sean Manaea, Oakland: @Min, Det
Brett Anderson, Chicago Cubs: Phi, NYY
Jeremy Hellickson, Philadelphia: @CHC, Wash
Zach Davies, Milwaukee: @StL, @Pit
Tyler Chatwood, Colorado: @SD, Ari
Edinson Volquez, Miami: TB, @NYM
RA Dickey, Atlanta: NYM, StL
Scott Feldman, Cincinnati: Pit, SF
Daniel Norris, Detroit: Cle, @Oak
Andrew Cashner,Texas: @Hou, @Sea
Vince Velasquez, Philadelphia: @CHC, Wash
Robert Gsellman, NY Mets: @Atl, Mia

Puff Puff Pass

Wily Peralta, Milwaukee: @StL, @Pit
Chris Tillman, Baltimore: @Bos, @CWS
Nate Karns, Kansas City: CWS, Cle
Hector Santiago, Minnesota: Oak, Bos
Tyler Glasnow, Pittsburgh: @Cin, Mil
Mike Fiers, Houston: Tex, @LAA
Trevor Cahill, San Diego: Col, LAD
Dylan Covey, Chicago White Sox: @KC, @Bal
Rookie Davis, Cincinnati: Pit, SF

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