A top dual start option was lost this upcoming week when Shohei Ohtani’s start was moved up to Sunday from Monday. Still, there is a baker’s dozen of top options for the scoring period, some of whom may be available in your leagues at this late period in the season. Not so many middle tier options, but certainly a bevy of arms to avoid in the bottom group.

Please realize that these articles feature most recent rotation information available when the article is written, but that circumstances do change due to weather conditions, injuries and general craziness with managers. If a pitcher listed here as having two starts ends up with one (or perhaps none) in the upcoming week, apologies but this article is meant to provide analysis, it...