We are now in the final month of MLB action, and for those of you fighting for your fantasy championships, it becomes even more essential to choose wisely when starting or benching pitchers. Now is not the time to let a bad set of starts derail your managerial efforts. Unfortunately, this week has few middle tier options, but plenty in the upper tier. Plenty to avoid in the bottom tier, as well, so exercise discretion when perusing the wire.

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 is up to the manager to set the lineups or rotations.

Without further adieu, here are this week’s two start pitchers:

There are 14 arms in the top group...