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Probable Pitchers

Philadelphia Phillies @ St. Louis Cardinals

, Busch Stadium
Jerad Eickhoff, RHP
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    Jerad Eickhoff, last 5 years vs. STL
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Eickhoff is hoping to be a little sharper against the Cardinals. After allowing a career-high seven runs April 24 in Milwaukee, he grinded through six innings Saturday against the Indians, allowing three runs.

Jaime Garcia, LHP
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Since his April 14 shutout, Garcia has allowed 10 runs (nine earned) over 16 1/3 innings. He was stung by a four-run first inning his last time out but finished strong by limiting the Nationals to only one hit over his final 5 1/3 innings.

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Detroit Tigers @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Michael Fulmer, RHP
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Fulmer earned a second start in place of injured Shane Greene after five innings of two-run ball in his victorious Major League debut Friday against the Twins. He used his fastball and slider well, but he needs to hone his changeup.

Trevor Bauer, RHP
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    Trevor Bauer, last 5 years vs. DET
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Bauer made his first start of the season in a 4-3 loss to Philadelphia on Saturday, filling in for Carlos Carrasco, throwing 78 pitches in 4+ innings. Don't expect the pitch count to be an issue vs. Detroit, though.

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New York Yankees @ Baltimore Orioles

, Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Masahiro Tanaka, RHP
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    Masahiro Tanaka, last 5 years vs. BAL
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Tanaka enters Thursday having twirled three consecutive quality starts. He’s 1-1 with a 3.03 ERA in four career starts against the Orioles.

Kevin Gausman, RHP
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Gausman allowed three runs in six innings against the White Sox his last time out. He has a 2.79 ERA in 11 career games (five starts) against New York.

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Texas Rangers @ Toronto Blue Jays

, Rogers Centre
Derek Holland, LHP
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Last time out in a win over the Angels, Holland threw six innings for his third quality start in five outings this season. Holland didn't walk a batter in a start for the first time in his past 11 starts.

J.A. Happ, LHP
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Happ finished his last outing ranked 2nd in the AL with eight ground-ball double plays. The ability to induce grounders has been a pleasant surprise this season and one of the main reasons he has yet to allow more than three earned runs in a start.

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Arizona Diamondbacks @ Miami Marlins

, Marlins Park
Robbie Ray, LHP
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Ray has struggled his last two outings. He allowed five runs on seven hits and lasted four innings Friday against the Cardinals. Prior to that against the Pirates, he went just three innings and allowed five runs.

Adam Conley, LHP
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Conley will be making his first start since taking a no-hitter through 7 2/3 innings against the Brewers on April 29. The 25-year-old lefty was pulled 4 outs shy of history at 116 pitches. Conley will face Arizona for the first time in his career.

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Milwaukee Brewers @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
Chase Anderson, RHP
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After winning his first two starts without allowing an earned run, Anderson has been knocked around in three straight losses. He's allowed 15 earned runs on 28 hits, including six home runs, in those games.

Alfredo Simon, RHP
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The Reds have to be concerned that the innings-eater they signed during Spring Training has yet to exceed five innings this season. On Saturday in Pittsburgh, Simon needed 98 pitches to get through four, walking four in a 5-1 loss.

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Washington Nationals @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Joe Ross, RHP
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Through the first month of the season, Ross has been as good as advertised. On Saturday, he held a hot-hitting Cardinals lineup to one run in six innings, leading the Nationals to a 6-1 victory at Busch Stadium.

Kyle Hendricks, RHP
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Hendricks held the Brewers to two hits over five innings in his last outing, and was lifted for a pinch-hitter. Manager Joe Maddon admitted there was no reason to pull Hendricks, but he needed to try and score at that point.

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Boston Red Sox @ Chicago White Sox

, U.S. Cellular Field
Henry Owens, LHP
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The lanky lefty labored a bit with his command, but he had decent overall results in his last start, giving up six hits and two runs over six innings. This will be the first career start for Owens in Chicago.

Erik Johnson, RHP
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Johnson will make his season debut in place of John Danks, who was designated for assignment Tuesday. The righty was 1-1 with a 3.74 ERA in four starts at Triple-A Charlotte.

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Seattle Mariners @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Wade Miley, LHP
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The 29-year-old has a 5.06 ERA in five starts, but has won in his last two outings and is coming off his first career shutout, a five-hit gem against the Royals in Seattle. Miley is 2-0 with a 2.63 ERA in four starts against Houston.

Chris Devenski, RHP
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Devenski will be making his second Major League start after taking the loss on Saturday in Oakland, giving up two runs and five hits in five innings. This will be just his seventh career appearance after starting in the bullpen.

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New York Mets @ San Diego Padres

, Petco Park
Jacob deGrom, RHP
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One of the best starts of deGrom’s career came the last time he pitched in San Diego, when he struck out eight over eight innings of two-hit ball last June. No current Padre has ever homered off deGrom; that group as a whole is 7-for-35 against him.

Colin Rea, RHP
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The rookie right-hander remains a bit of an enigma. When he’s efficient -- as he was his last time out vs. the Dodgers -- he’s been very sharp. But efficiency has too often eluded Rea, who hasn’t faced the Mets in his career.

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Colorado Rockies @ San Francisco Giants

, AT&T Park
Chris Rusin, LHP
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Moved from the bullpen to the rotation, Rusin held the D-backs scoreless on one hit in five innings before reaching his pitch threshold (76). He won't have as tight a limit this time.

Matt Cain, RHP
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    Matt Cain, last 5 years vs. COL
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Cain threw 108 pitches in his most recent start Saturday at New York, which Giants manager Bruce Bochy believes will help strengthen the veteran's arm. Cain is 17-9 with a 3.41 ERA in 36 lifetime starts against Colorado.

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