Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sometimes One is Better than Two

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sometimes One is Better than Two

This article is part of our Weekly Pitcher Rankings series.

It's another busy week with 98 games on the docket. Based on the projections fueling these rankings, it portends to be a high scoring week, and that's without the chance scoring spins out of control.

With so much uncertainty, making prudent pitching decisions is even more important. There's a fine line between aggressive and reckless. With the weather warming, it's time to back off forcing two-start guys into your lineup and pivot to single start options with a favorable matchup or even a dominant reliever.

As always, please direct rotation questions to the best Projected Starters grid in the business. I'm happy to address specific ranking inquiries, but I rely on our crack staff for the matchups.

UPDATED: Sunday June 27, 11:50 PM ET

Week of June 28 - July 4

Mixed

RankPitcherTMOPPComments
1Brandon WoodruffMILCHC, @PIT5 HR allowed over last 19 IP
2Trevor BauerLADSF, @WASWalks up but still ranking up punch outs
3Lucas GiolitoCWSMIN, @DET 
4Jacob deGromNYM@ATL 
5Freddy PeraltaMILCHC, @PIT 
6Charlie MortonATLNYM, MIA 
7Zack GreinkeHOUBAL, @CLE 
8Robbie RayTORSEA, TB 
9Gerrit ColeNYYNYM 
10Kyle HendricksCHC@MIL, @CIN 
11Trevor RogersMIA@PHI, @ATL 
12Corbin BurnesMILCHCSpinning out of control?
13Zack WheelerPHISD 
14Joe MusgroveSD@CINOnly 14 K in last
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