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Fantasy Baseball Forecaster: May 7 - 13

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A look at the pitching matchups for the week.

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Forecaster updated 5/4 11:00 AM ET

Pitching Matchups

Looking at pitching matchups some owners might be trying to decide on. Emphasis on pitchers owned in 70%-40% of leagues AKA the streaming tier. Did not include obvious starters like Max Scherzer and Chris Sale on days with a full slate of games.

Monday, May 7

Start

Stephen Strasburg @ Padres
Jacob deGrom @ Reds
Carlos Martinez vs Twins
Dallas Keuchel @ Athletics
Kyle Hendricks vs Marlins

Stream

Michael Fulmer @ Rangers
Jarlin Garcia @ Cubs

AL/NL Only

Tyson Ross vs Nationals
Fernando Romero @ Cardinals

Avoid

Jeff Samardzija @ Phillies
Homer Bailey vs Mets
Matt Moore vs Tigers

Tuesday, May 8

Start

James Paxton @ Blue Jays
Lance McCullers Jr. @ Athletics
Yu Darvish vs Marlins
Sean Manaea vs Astros
Zack Godley @ Dodgers
Dylan Bundy vs Royals
Blake Snell vs Braves

Stream

Jon Gray vs Angels
Ivan Nova @ White Sox
Jake Odorizzi @ Cardinals
Sean Newcomb @ Rays

AL/NL Only

Mike Minor vs Tigers
Jose Urena @ Cubs
Jeremy Hellickson @ Padres

Avoid

Marcus Stroman vs Mariners
Luis Castillo vs Mets
Danny Duffy @ Orioles
Drew Pomeranz @ Yankees
Lucas Giolito vs Pirates
Mike Fiers @ Rangers

Wednesday, May 9

Start

Masahiro Tanaka vs Red Sox
Patrick Corbin @ Dodgers
Gio Gonzalez @ Padres
Alex Wood vs Diamondbacks
Jose Quintana vs Marlins

Stream

Trevor Williams @ White Sox
Julio Teheran @ Rays
Nick Pivetta vs Giants

AL/NL Only

Francisco Liriano @ Rangers
Zack Wheeler @ Reds
Bartolo Colon vs Tigers
Tyler Anderson vs Angels

Avoid

David Price @ Yankees
Joey Lucchesi vs Nationals
Junior Guerra vs Indians
Reynaldo Lopez vs Pirates
Chris Stratton @ Phillies

Thursday, May 10

Start

Jose Berrios @ Angels
Rick Porcello @ Yankees
J.A. Happ vs Mariners

Stream

Mike Foltynewicz @ Marlins
Miles Mikolas @ Padres
Tanner Roark @ Diamondbacks
CC Sabathia vs Red Sox

AL/NL Only

Ian Kennedy @ Orioles
Tyler Mahle @ Dodgers
Caleb Smith vs Braves

Avoid

Mike Leake @ Blue Jays
Vince Velasquez vs Giants
Andrew Cashner vs Royals
Jhoulys Chacin @ Rockies
German Marquez vs Brewers
Ty Blach @ Phillies

Friday, May 11

Start

Jake Arrieta vs Mets
Charlie Morton vs Rangers
Luke Weaver @ Padres

Stream

Kenta Maeda vs Reds
Kevin Gausman vs Rays
Chad Bettis vs Brewers
Tyler Chatwood vs White Sox
Jacob Faria @ Orioles

AL/NL Only

Brandon McCarthy @ Marlins
Marco Gonzales @ Tigers
Carson Fulmer @ Cubs

Avoid

Chase Anderson @ Rockies
Cole Hamels @ Astros
Aaron Sanchez vs Red Sox
Sonny Gray vs Athletics
Eduardo Rodriguez @ Blue Jays
Lance Lynn @ Angels
Steven Matz @ Phillies

Saturday, May 12

Start

Trevor Bauer vs Royals
Chris Archer @ Orioles
Jon Lester vs White Sox

Stream

Rich Hill vs Reds
Jameson Taillon vs Giants
Michael Wacha @ Padres
Jakob Junis @ Indians
Felix Hernandez @ Tigers

AL/NL Only

Tyson Ross vs Cardinals
Kyle Gibson @ Angels

Avoid

Jeff Samardzija @ Pirates
Jarlin Garcia vs Braves
Marco Estrada vs Red Sox
Alex Cobb vs Rays
Matthew Boyd vs Mariners
Andrew Triggs @ Yankees
Matt Koch vs Nationals

Sunday, May 13

Start

James Paxton @ Tigers
Kyle Hendricks vs White Sox
Zack Godley vs Nationals
Dylan Bundy vs Rays
Blake Snell @ Orioles

Stream

Michael Fulmer vs Mariners
Mike Clevinger vs Royals
Jon Gray vs Brewers

AL/NL Only

Sean Newcomb @ Marlins
Fernando Romero @ Angels
Chad Kuhl vs Giants
Jeremy Hellickson @ Diamondbacks

Avoid

Marcus Stroman vs Red Sox
Luis Castillo @ Dodgers
Danny Duffy @ Indians
Drew Pomeranz @ Blue Jays
Zach Davies @ Rockies
Jose Urena vs Braves