This is a pretty good week for two-start pitchers -- at least, if you believe in some recent trends. If you're skeptical about the recent work of the likes of Matt Shoemaker, Adam Conley, or Michael Fulmer, then you won't find much value here.

Adam Conley
SP •
IP58
ERA3.72
K/98.8

However, I'm buying all three to a certain extent, and view them all as worthy starters in most leagues this week. Starting with Conley (64 percent owned), who hasn't exactly been consistent this season, but continues to show flashes of absolutely brilliance, most more recently in limiting the Pirates to just two hits in six shutout innings.

He struck out nine batters, one start after striking out just three in 4 1/3 innings, which kind of highlights the issue with him; Conley has yet to record consecutive quality starts this season. This is obviously less of a concern with two starts on the way, and you have to like Conley's chances against a Twins lineup that was bad even before they lost Miguel Sano.

Matt Shoemaker
MIN • SP • 32
IP52 1/3
ERA5.50
K/99.1
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Shoemaker (54 percent owned) is another pitcher who I think might be no-brainer to start in Week 10. Yes, his track record is mostly awful, but Shoemaker has been a fundamentally different pitcher over his last four starts, relying on his splitter more than ever, with truly tremendous results. 31 strikeouts and no walks over his last three starts make Shoemaker someone you have to get into your lineup with two starts, even if you aren't totally sold yet.

Fulmer (72 percent owned) is a bit less widely available than the other two, and he is probablyt the tougher one to trust at this point. His track record of success is roughly as long as Shoemakers (three starts), but his three starts haven't been quite as impressive: 22 strikeouts in 22 2/3 innings, with four walks. Only one run allowed, and Fulmer was enough of a prospect coming up that it isn't crazy to think he might be figuring something out. Toronto is a tough matchup, but if he can get through that, the Yankees haven't been particularly difficult for opposing pitchers.

If you are looking for other options to stream, consider Danny Duffy (20 percent owned and seeing a spike in his velocity since joining the rotation) or Sean Manaea (34 percent owned and coming off the best start of his young career).

Of course, the biggest wild card might just be Yankees starter Michael Pineda (61 percent owned), who finally lived up to the hype Thursday, striking out eight eight in 5 2/3 innings against the Tigers. He gets the Tigers again this week, after opening the week with the Angels. Pineda's peripherals scream "ace," but Fantasy owners who have used him in the past have been known to shout some rather less pleasant words.

You've got options this week if you want to stream. Especially because there are really only a handful of true no-doubt two-start options this week -- maybe as few as nine. With most of your pitchers likely slated for one start, it might be time to throw caution to the wind.

Two-Start Pitchers For Week 10
Rank Pitcher Start 1 Start 2
1 Jon Lester CHC @ PHI @ ATL
2 Jacob deGrom NYM @ PIT @ MIL
3 Joe Ross WAS @ CHW vs. PHI
4 Steven Matz NYM @ PIT @ MIL
5 Carlos Carrasco CLE @ SEA @ LAA
6 Cole Hamels TEX vs. HOU @ SEA
7 Masahiro Tanaka NYY vs. LAA vs. DET
8 Dallas Keuchel HOU @ TEX @ TB
9 Aaron Sanchez TOR @ DET vs. BAL
10 Chris Archer TB @ ARI vs. HOU
11 Matt Shoemaker LAA @ NYY vs. CLE
12 J.A. Happ TOR @ DET vs. BAL
13 Rick Porcello BOS @ SF @ MIN
14 Adam Conley MIA @ MIN @ ARI
15 Mike Fiers HOU @ TEX @ TB
16 Michael Fulmer DET vs. TOR @ NYY
17 Michael Pineda NYY vs. LAA vs. DET
18 Trevor Bauer CLE @ SEA @ LAA
19 Tyler Chatwood COL @ LAD vs. SD
20 Colby Lewis TEX vs. HOU @ SEA
21 Mike Bolsinger LAD vs. COL @ SF
22 Danny Duffy KC @ BAL @ CHW
23 Mike Leake STL @ CIN @ PIT
24 Robbie Ray ARI vs. TB vs. MIA
25 Jonathon Niese PIT vs. NYM vs. STL
26 Juan Nicasio PIT vs. NYM vs. STL
27 Sean Manaea OAK @ MIL @ CIN
28 Hector Santiago LAA @ NYY vs. CLE
29 Mat Latos CHW vs. WAS vs. KC
30 Zach Davies MIL vs. OAK vs. NYM
31 Williams Perez ATL @ SD vs. CHC
32 James Paxton SEA vs. CLE vs. TEX
33 Christian Friedrich SD vs. ATL @ COL
34 Eddie Butler COL @ LAD vs. SD
35 Pat Dean MIN vs. MIA vs. BOS
36 Ubaldo Jimenez BAL vs. KC @ TOR
37 Adam Morgan PHI vs. CHC @ WAS
38 John Lamb CIN vs. STL vs. OAK
39 Wade Miley SEA vs. CLE vs. TEX
40 Mike Wright BAL vs. KC @ TOR