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Probable Pitchers

Texas Rangers @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Colby Lewis, RHP
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    Colby Lewis, last 3 starts
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    Colby Lewis, regular season
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    Colby Lewis, last 5 years vs. CLE
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Lewis beat the Yanks on Friday, but has a 7.71 ERA in his last two starts. That includes his start against the Indians when he allowed six runs in five innings. He's 2-1 with a 5.34 ERA in five starts vs. the Tribe since the start of the 2010 season.

Carlos Carrasco, RHP
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    Carlos Carrasco, last 3 starts
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    Carlos Carrasco, regular season
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    Carlos Carrasco, last 5 years vs. TEX
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Carrasco will face the Rangers for the second time this season, having allowed five earned runs in eight innings his last go-round. He's dealing with decreased velocity this season, but still owns a top-10 swinging strike rate.

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Colorado Rockies @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
Kyle Kendrick, RHP
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    Kyle Kendrick, last 3 starts
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    Kyle Kendrick, regular season
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    Kyle Kendrick, last 5 years vs. CIN
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Kendrick has had to pitch nearly perfect as of late. In his last three starts, the Rockies have scored just two runs while Kendrick has been in the game -- one of the reasons he is still searching for his first win since Opening Day.

Mike Leake, RHP
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    Mike Leake, last 3 starts
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    Mike Leake, regular season
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    Mike Leake, last 5 years vs. COL
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Leake has struggled his last two starts and his command was lacking when he gave up three-straight walks, and five overall vs. Cleveland for the first time in his career on Friday. In three starts vs. Colorado, he has a 6.46 ERA.

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Miami Marlins @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
Brad Hand, LHP
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    Brad Hand, last 3 starts
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    Brad Hand, regular season
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    Brad Hand, last 5 years vs. PIT
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A former starter who's worked exclusively in the 'pen this year, Hand will fill in with Miami's rotation plagued by injuries. Hand's lone start vs. Pittsburgh was a no-decision on Aug. 5, 2014, in which he surrendered just two runs in 6 1/3 innings.

Gerrit Cole, RHP
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Coming off the best start of his big league career, Cole will face the Marlins for the first time since 2013. He is 0-1 with a 5.25 ERA over two starts vs. Miami, but with 12 strikeouts and only three walks in 12 innings.

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Chicago White Sox @ Toronto Blue Jays

, Rogers Centre
Jeff Samardzija, RHP
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    Jeff Samardzija, last 3 starts
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    Jeff Samardzija, last 5 years vs. TOR
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Reaching a high pitch count stands as nothing out of the ordinary for the right-hander, who has thrown 120 and 118 in his last two starts. Samardzija has topped 100 in six of his nine starts, with five quality starts overall.

Marco Estrada, RHP
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    Marco Estrada, last 5 years vs. CWS
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Estrada is finally completely stretched out after beginning the year in the bullpen. He is coming off an outing that saw him allow four runs on six hits and three walks over seven innings against the Mariners.

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Kansas City Royals @ New York Yankees

, Yankee Stadium
Chris Young, RHP
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Young has done all he can to secure a spot in the rotation, giving up just one run across all four wins this season. Next up are the struggling Yankees, who have scored two or fewer runs in six of their last nine losses and one vs. Young on May 15.

Michael Pineda, RHP
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After striking out 16 Orioles on May 10, Pineda has turned in a pair of clunkers against the Royals and Rangers. On May 15 at K.C., Pineda had a mediocre slider and was knocked around for five earned runs and 10 hits, both season highs.

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Boston Red Sox @ Minnesota Twins

, Target Field
Rick Porcello, RHP
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Perhaps the most reliable member of Boston's rotation, Porcello stumbled through a subpar start on Friday, giving up seven runs in 4 1/3 innings against the Angels.

Phil Hughes, RHP
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After a slow start to the season, Hughes has been pitching better in May and it was again the case on Friday against the White Sox. He gave up two runs over seven innings for a second straight start but was stuck with a no-decision.

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Philadelphia Phillies @ New York Mets

, Citi Field
Sean O'Sullivan, RHP
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    Sean O'Sullivan, last 5 years vs. NYM
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O'Sullivan has allowed two or fewer runs in six-plus innings in his last two starts. It is the first time he has done that since April 2011, when he pitched for the Royals. He hopes to extend the streak against the Mets.

Noah Syndergaard, RHP
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Rather than demote Syndergaard and his 3.63 ERA through three starts, the Mets decided to go with a six-man rotation. Before that begins, however, Syndergaard will make his fourth career outing against the Phillies on regular rest.

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Seattle Mariners @ Tampa Bay Rays

, Tropicana Field
Felix Hernandez, RHP
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The King has carried the Mariners with a 7-1 record and 2.19 ERA in nine starts, including seven innings of one-run ball in a 4-3 win in Toronto on Friday. He's 5-2 with a 2.12 ERA in 13 games against the Rays, but 0-2, 3.23 at Tropicana Field.

Chris Archer, RHP
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All four of Archer's losses this season have come inside Tropicana Field, but he has turned around of late, winning each of his past two starts. In three career starts against Seattle, Archer is 0-2 with a 4.11 ERA.

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San Francisco Giants @ Milwaukee Brewers

, Miller Park
Ryan Vogelsong, RHP
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Vogelsong's working on leveling his home vs. road performance. His ERA away from AT&T Park is 7.43, compared to 1.46 at home.

Mike Fiers, RHP
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Fiers has had a superb May, allowing two runs or fewer in four of five starts and fanning 35 against 10 walks. This will be his first time with three days' rest.between starts.

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Detroit Tigers @ Oakland Athletics

, O.co Coliseum
Kyle Ryan, LHP
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With the Tigers placing Alfredo Simon on the bereavement list late Tuesday night, Ryan was recalled from Triple-A Toledo. Ryan has never faced the A's, and he last pitched on Saturday.

Scott Kazmir, LHP
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After Kazmir won each of his first two starts, the A's have won just one of his past seven starts. He has posted a quality start in all but one of his home starts this season, and in 15 career starts against the Tigers, he is 5-5 with a 3.51 ERA.

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Houston Astros @ Baltimore Orioles

, Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Collin McHugh, RHP
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McHugh allowed three earned runs over seven innings against the Tigers in his last start, but picked up the loss. It was his sixth quality start in nine starts this season.

Ubaldo Jimenez, RHP
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Jimenez hasn't given up more than three earned runs since his April 22 start at Toronto, where he surrendered four. He gave up three earned runs in four innings in his last start against Miami on Friday, a no-decision.

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Washington Nationals @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Max Scherzer, RHP
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Max Scherzer has pitched twice against the Cubs, but not since 2012 when he was a member of the Tigers. Before that, it was 2008 when he was in Arizona. He is 0-0 with a 2.25 ERA against Chicago.

Jon Lester, LHP
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In his last six starts, Lester has given up 10 earned runs over 40 innings for a 2.25 ERA. Wrigley Field is starting to feel like home. In his last start there May 16 against the Pirates, he gave up one earned run over seven innings.

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Arizona Diamondbacks @ St. Louis Cardinals

, Busch Stadium
Josh Collmenter, RHP
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Collmenter bounced back with a decent five-inning outing against the Cubs in his last start, after a rough three-game stretch where he had an 11.30 ERA. Fastball command is the key for Collmenter, who doesn't have overpowering stuff.

Lance Lynn, RHP
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Lynn battled back cramps in six innings of work Friday but will become the first Cardinals pitcher to start 10 games this season. His 2.84 home ERA is more than a run lower than his road ERA. He is 2-0 all-time vs. the D-backs.

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San Diego Padres @ Los Angeles Angels

, Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Andrew Cashner, RHP
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Despite not getting much run support (three runs over his last six outings) or help from his defense (12 unearned runs), Cashner continues to pitch well. He lowered his ERA to 2.89 his last time out with six strong innings vs. the Dodgers.

Garrett Richards, RHP
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Richards' stuff has been equally as impressive in his return from knee surgery, but he's walking 3.8 hitters per nine innings. At Fenway Park on Friday, he held the Red Sox to three runs through six, then was charged with two runs in the seventh.

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Atlanta Braves @ Los Angeles Dodgers

, Dodger Stadium
Alex Wood, LHP
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Wood missed his scheduled start Friday night after coming down with a stomach virus. The lefty, who tossed 7 strong innings for a win on May 16, will look to continue fine-tuning his mechanics.

Zack Greinke, RHP
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Greinke lowered his ERA to a stingy 1.48 after a no-decision vs. San Diego. Catcher A.J. Pierzynski has owned Greinke in his career, however, as the veteran is hitting .404 against him.

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