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Probable Pitchers

Detroit Tigers @ Minnesota Twins

, Target Field
Matthew Boyd, LHP
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Boyd gets another turn in the rotation after overcoming a three-run first inning to salvage a quality start and a win Tuesday at Kansas City. He tossed 10 1/3 innings with two runs allowed in two April outings against the Twins.

Adalberto Mejia, LHP
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Mejia has posted a 3.79 ERA in three starts in July, striking out 15 and walking four. The lefty was pulled after 5 1/3 innings against the Yankees on Monday after he allowed one run on five hits.

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Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Jason Hammel, RHP
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Hammel's last start was also against Detroit. On Thursday, he allowed one run on four hits over 6 1/3 innings in a no-decision. In two starts against the Tigers this season, Hammel has a 4.41 ERA.

Justin Verlander, RHP
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As trade rumors swirl, the possibility looms that each start could be one of Verlander’s last in a Tigers uniform. He tossed seven innings of two-run ball with eight strikeouts in a no-decision at Kansas City last start.

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Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Danny Duffy, LHP
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Duffy will make his fifth start since coming off the disabled list. He has a 4.46 ERA (12 runs allowed in 26 innings) in four starts since returning. In Duffy's last start, also against the Tigers, he allowed four runs over five innings.

Michael Fulmer, RHP
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Fulmer has a better record at home (6-2) than on the road, but his ERA is way higher (3.72) while his strikeout rate is curiously lower. Nevertheless, he has become the workhorse of the Tigers rotation in his second season.

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Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Ian Kennedy, RHP
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Kennedy snapped a run of four straight quality starts when he gave up six runs -- five earned -- over four innings in his last outing. He went seven innings with five strikeouts in a win over the Tigers on June 28.

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