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Two-Start Pitcher Lookahead: Week 20 (2022 Fantasy Baseball)

Aug 13, 2022
Ranger Suarez

Getting a leg up on the competition in any way possible is vital to success in fantasy baseball leagues. Planning and playing the waiver wire well are two of the most effective ways. With the “Two-Start Pitcher Lookahead,” the goal is to peer into the future two weeks and point out those lesser-owned (under 70 percent) starting pitchers that should be taking the mound twice for their clubs.

It could pay off if the room is available on your fantasy roster to grab and wait a week on one of these starters, particularly the first few. Why wait around for the bidding war to start immediately before their two-start week? Get ahead of things now.

Keep in mind that situations can change quickly with MLB rotations. Given how things stand at the time of writing, the collection of hurlers below should be in line to get that coveted two-start week down the road.

Two-Start Pitcher Rankings (Aug 22 – 28)

*** Rostered Percentage based on Yahoo! Leagues as of August 12 ***

SP Start 1 Start 2 Likelihood of Making Two Starts Rostered Percentage
Ranger Suarez (PHI) vs CIN vs PIT High 65
Edward Cabrera (MIA) at OAK vs LAD Medium 45
Kyle Gibson (PHI) vs CIN va PIT High 46
Corey Kluber (TB) vs LAA at BOS High 65
Jake Odorizzi (ATL) at PIT at STL Medium 30
Drew Smyly (CHC) vs STL at MIL High 11
Domingo German (NYY) vs NYM at OAK High 25
Nick Lodolo (CIN) at PHI at WSH High 28
Adrian Sampson (CHC) vs STL at MIL High 5
German Marquez (COL) vs TEX at NYM High 32
JT Brubaker (PIT) vs ATL at PHI High 9
Zach Plesac (CLE) at SD at SEA High 35
Austin Voth (BAL) vs CWS vs SD High 4
Dakota Hudson (STL) at CHC vs ATL High 11
Daniel Lynch (KC) vs CWS vs SD High 4
Josh Winckowski (BOS) vs TOR vs TB Medium 5
Tucker Davidson (LAA) at TB at TOR Low 1
Adam Oller (OAK) vs MIA vs NYY Medium 0


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