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Starting Rotation 5.19

Yesterday's slate made it challenging to find a whole bunch of options but tonight's slate makes up for it. There are at least seven pitchers that I would say can be considered ace-level options tonight and I'm not sure how far I'll stray from them. We just don't need to get all that cute with so many quality arms to choose from in Starting Rotation 5.19 so let's get to work breaking it down! 

Starting Rotation 5.19

Corbin Burnes 

Royals Ranks vs Pitch Types - CT - 25th CB - 14th SL - 8th

It can be odd to know that the next pitcher is on the slate but he's not the best option (in my eyes, a least). His cutter would be one of the 10 best-ranked pitches in baseball if he hadn't missed some time and it's been absurd. Of the 58 strikeouts Burnes has racked up, 32 have come from the cutter. It's boasting a 36.7% whiff rate and just a .210 wOBA. Looking at the larger picture, Burnes has a 19.1% swinging-strike rate which would be second and his 37.7% CSW wo...