Sit/Start Week 22: Reviewing All Starting Pitcher Matchups From 9/2-9/8

Max Freeze covers and scores every pitching matchup for the week ahead.

Welcome to Sit/Start where, every Saturday (Sunday this week) here at Pitcher List, I review all expected starting pitcher matchups for the week ahead. There are three labels: StartMaybe, and Sit. Outings marked with a Maybe are dependent on your needs in a standard 5×5 Wins 12-teamer, while the other two are self-explanatory. I’ve recently changed the ranking system to make designations a little clearer. Here’s an overview. A few months ago, I implemented a scoring system (1-10) next to each designation. A score of 10 is a top-tier start option and a score of 1 is a bottom-of-the-barrel option. Here are the labels: Start 7-10, Maybe 4-6, and Sit 1-3. For example, Max Scherzer” href=”https://pitcherlist.com/Max-Scherzer/” rel=”nofollow”>Max Scherzer at home against the Marlins would look like this: Start-10. Meanwhile, David Hess” href=”https://pitcherlist.com/pitcher/david-hess” rel=”nofollow”>David Hess against the Yankees in New York would have this designation: Sit-1.

You’ll notice a few question marks next to some of the names. These are either probable starters who have not been confirmed or are situations where the team will use the bullpen to fill innings. As with the past several Sit/Start articles, spots in the rotation where a potential opener may be used will be listed as Opener/potential long man. Feel free to question my designations in the comments, and we’ll dive into it together.

Here’s the massive table containing every Week 22 start from 9/2 to 9/8:

Note: These matchups are subject to change.

DateGameAway PitcherSit / StartHome PitcherSit / Start
9/2SDP vs ARIQuantrillMaybe-5LeakeMaybe-6
9/2TOR vs ATLOpener/Font?SorokaStart-8
9/2SEA vs CHCSheffieldSit-2HendricksStart-8
9/2PHI vs CINSmylySit-2DeSclafaniMaybe-6
9/2CHW vs CLEDetwilerSit-3CivaleStart-7
9/2MIN vs DETOdorizziStart-8ZimmermannSit-3
9/2COL vs LADLambertSit-2BuehlerStart-10
9/2HOU vs MILColeStart-9HouserSit-3
9/2TEX vs NYYJuradoSit-1TanakaMaybe-6
9/2SFG vs STLSamardzijaStart-7WainwrightStart-7
9/2BAL vs TBRWojciechowskiSit-3YarbroughStart-7
9/2NYM vs WSHSyndergaardStart-7ScherzerStart-9
TUESDAY – 9/3
9/3SDP vs ARIKellyMaybe-5
9/3TOR vs ATLWaguespackSit-2FoltynewiczMaybe-6
9/3MIN vs BOSBerriosMaybe-6PorcelloSit-3
9/3SEA vs CHCHernandezSit-3LesterStart-7
9/3PHI vs CINVelasquezMaybe-4WoodMaybe-5
9/3CHW vs CLECeaseSit-3ClevingerStart-9
9/3DET vs KCRNorrisMaybe-5MontgomeryStart-7
9/3COL vs LADGonzalezSit-2MaedaStart-7
9/3HOU vs MILGreinkeStart-7LylesSit-3
9/3TEX vs NYYLynnStart-7PaxtonStart-8
9/3LAA vs OAKSandovalMaybe-5RoarkStart-7
9/3MIA vs PITAlcantaraMaybe-4KellerStart-7
9/3SFG vs STLRodriguezSit-2FlahertyStart-10
9/3BAL vs TBRRichardsMaybe-5
9/3NYM vs WSHdeGromStart-9RossMaybe-5
WEDNESDAY – 9/4
9/4SDP vs ARIPaddackStart-8GallenStart-7
9/4MIN vs BOSGibsonSit-3RodriguezMaybe-5
9/4PHI vs CINNolaStart-8BauerStart-7
9/4CHW vs CLENovaSit-3BieberStart-9
9/4DET vs KCRVerHagenMaybe-4JunisStart-7
9/4COL vs LADSenzatelaSit-2RyuStart-8
9/4TEX vs NYYAllardSit-3SabathiaMaybe-6
9/4LAA vs OAKBarriaMaybe-4BassittMaybe-5
9/4MIA vs PITDuggarSit-3WilliamsStart-7
9/4SFG vs STLBumgarnerStart-8HudsonStart-7
9/4BAL vs TBRMeansSit-3PruitMaybe-5
9/4NYM vs WSHWheelerMaybe-6SanchezMaybe-5
THURSDAY – 9/5
9/5WSH vs ATLStrasburgStart-8FriedMaybe-5
9/5TEX vs BALBurkeSit-3BundySit-3
9/5MIN vs BOSPerezSit-3EovaldiMaybe-4
9/5PHI vs CINVargasSit-2GrayStart-8
9/5CHW vs CLELopezSit-3PlesacStart-7
9/5SEA vs HOUGonzalesSit-3MileyStart-7
9/5DET vs KCRBoydStart-7SparkmanSit-2
9/5CHC vs MILQuintanaMaybe-6AndersonSit-3
9/5LAA vs OAKSuarezSit-2AndersonMaybe-5
9/5MIA vs PITHernandezMaybe-4AgrazalMaybe-5
9/5SFG vs STLWebbMaybe-5WachaMaybe-6
9/5TOR vs TBRThorntonSit-3BeeksMaybe-5
FRIDAY – 9/6
9/6WSH vs ATLCorbinStart-7KeuchelStart-7
9/6TEX vs BALMinorStart-7BrooksSit-2
9/6NYY vs BOSGermanMaybe-6
9/6LAA vs CHWHeaneyStart-8GiolitoStart-8
9/6ARI vs CINRayStart-7CastilloStart-8
9/6SEA vs HOUOpener/Milone?Sit-2ValdezMaybe-6
9/6SFG vs LADBeedeSit-2GonsolinStart-7
9/6KCR vs MIASkoglundSit-3LopezStart-7
9/6CHC vs MILHamelsMaybe-5DaviesSit-3
9/6CLE vs MINPlutkoMaybe-4PinedaStart-7
9/6PHI vs NYMEflinMaybe-4MatzStart-7
9/6DET vs OAKTurnbullSit-3BaileyStart-7
9/6STL vs PITWainwrightMaybe-5MusgroveMaybe-6
9/6COL vs SDPMelvilleSit-2LametStart-7
9/6TOR vs TBRBuchholzSit-2MortonStart-9
SATURDAY – 9/7
9/7WSH vs ATLScherzerStart-9TeheranMaybe-6
9/7TEX vs BALJuradoSit-2WojciechowskiSit-3
9/7NYY vs BOSHappSit-3PriceStart-7
9/7LAA vs CHWPetersMaybe-4DetwilerSit-2
9/7ARI vs CINYoungMaybe-4DeSclafaniMaybe-6
9/7SEA vs HOUKikuchiSit-2VerlanderStart-10
9/7SFG vs LADSamardzijaMaybe-5KershawStart-10
9/7KCR vs MIALopezSit-3SmithStart-7
9/7CHC vs MILDarvishStart-8GonzalezMaybe-5
9/7CLE vs MINCivaleMaybe-5OdorizziStart-7
9/7PHI vs NYMSmylySit-3StromanMaybe-6
9/7DET vs OAKZimmermannSit-2FiersStart-8
9/7STL vs PITMikolasStart-7BraultSit-3
9/7COL vs SDPHoffman?Sit-2LucchesiStart-7
9/7TOR vs TBRSit-2YarbroughStart-7
SUNDAY – 9/8
9/8WSH vs ATLRossSit-3SorokaStart-7
9/8TEX vs BALLynnStart-7
9/8NYY vs BOSTanakaSit-2PorcelloSit-2
9/8LAA vs CHWSandovalMaybe-5CeaseSit-3
9/8ARI vs CINLeakeMaybe-4WoodSit-3
9/8SEA vs HOUSheffieldSit-1ColeStart-10
9/8SFG vs LADRodriguezSit-1MayStart-7
9/8KCR vs MIADuffyMaybe-5AlcantaraMaybe-5
9/8CHC vs MILHendricksStart-7HouserMaybe-6
9/8CLE vs MINClevingerStart-8BerriosStart-7
9/8PHI vs NYMVelasquezMaybe-4SyndergaardStart-8
9/8DET vs OAKNorrisSit-3RoarkStart-8
9/8STL vs PITFlahertyStart-9KellerMaybe-6
9/8COL vs SDPLambertSit-3LauerStart-7
9/8TOR vs TBROpener/Font?Sit-2RichardsMaybe-5

Max Freeze

Max is the founder of the FreezeStats Blog and currently writes for PitcherList and FantasyPros. Max is a lifelong Cubs fan who used to pretend he was Andre Dawson while hitting rocks in his backyard as a kid.

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