The way the starting pitcher role has evolved over the last five years, the delineation between tiers has become more pronounced, according to Scott White, which should simplify your approach to the position.
September may be a good time to ease up on the two-start pitchers, according to Scott White, given how expanded rosters make these things not as predictable. But if you insist, he has some sleepers for you.
Yu Darvish and Jacob deGrom both join the elite while James Paxton and Taijuan Walker each move up a rung on the ladder with their performances this spring. Scott White breaks down the starting pitcher position.