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Probable Pitchers

Minnesota Twins @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
Trevor May, RHP
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    Trevor May, last 3 starts
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    Trevor May, regular season
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    Trevor May, last 5 years vs. CIN
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Career stats

May is coming off the worst outing of his season after recording just one out and allowing six runs to the Brewers. However, he posted a 1.88 ERA in his four previous June starts.

Johnny Cueto, RHP
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    Johnny Cueto, last 3 starts
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    Johnny Cueto, regular season
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    Johnny Cueto, last 5 years vs. MIN
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Career stats

Cueto allowed three straight two-out walks, including one with the bases loaded, in the fifth inning that scored the go-ahead run in a 2-1 loss to the Mets on Friday. Any concerns about his elbow were eased as he threw 112 pitches over six innings.

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Boston Red Sox @ Toronto Blue Jays

, Rogers Centre
Rick Porcello, RHP
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    Rick Porcello, last 3 starts
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    Rick Porcello, regular season
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    Rick Porcello, last 5 years vs. TOR
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Career stats

Porcello could not snap his streak of six straight losing decisions Friday vs. Tampa Bay, but he did post a quality start for only the second time in that stretch. In nine career appearances (eight starts) vs. the Jays, he's 3-5 with a 4.24 ERA.

Mark Buehrle, LHP
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    Mark Buehrle, regular season
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    Mark Buehrle, last 5 years vs. BOS
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Career stats

Buehrle has pitched at least six innings while allowing two runs or less in each of his past five starts. Over his past 44 innings dating back to May 29 at Minnesota, Buehrle has allowed seven earned runs with a 1.43 ERA.

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Colorado Rockies @ Oakland Athletics

, O.co Coliseum
Chad Bettis, RHP
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    Chad Bettis, last 3 starts
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    Chad Bettis, regular season
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    Chad Bettis, last 5 years vs. OAK
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Career stats

Bettis had solid fastball location for most of his six innings in his last start, and he has gone at least six in six of his nine starts this season.

Jesse Hahn, RHP
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    Jesse Hahn, last 5 years vs. COL
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Career stats

Hahn comes into the matchup 3-1 with a 1.53 ERA in day games. The right-hander gave up five runs (three earned) in his last start and is 5-6 with a 3.47 ERA on the year.

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Seattle Mariners @ San Diego Padres

, Petco Park
Taijuan Walker, RHP
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    Taijuan Walker, last 3 starts
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    Taijuan Walker, regular season
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    Taijuan Walker, last 5 years vs. SD
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Career stats

The 22-year-old has turned his season around, going 5-1 with a 1.91 ERA over his past six starts, with 44 strikeouts and three walks -- none in the last 21 1/3 innings. Walker gave up nine runs in 3 1/3 innings in his season debut in Oakland.

James Shields, RHP
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    James Shields, last 5 years vs. SEA
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Shields is coming off his worst start with the Padres, as he allowed seven earned runs in four innings the last time out against the Giants. Shields, in his first year with the team, has fared well at home, posting a 2.78 ERA in seven starts.

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Milwaukee Brewers @ Philadelphia Phillies

, Citizens Bank Park
Kyle Lohse, RHP
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When the Brewers' offense carried Lohse to a win over the Twins, he became the 14th pitcher to log victories against each of the 30 current franchises. Now he'll face a former team for the second straight start.

Aaron Harang, RHP
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Harang will be happy to see that June is over when he next takes the mound. His ERA jumped from 2.02 to 3.56 over his five June starts due in large part to the seven home runs he allowed, compared to four in April and May.

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New York Yankees @ Los Angeles Angels

, Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Nathan Eovaldi, RHP
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Eovaldi goes for his third straight victory after the Yankees previously announced Adam Warren as the starter for this game. Eovaldi is coming off six-innings in Houston in which he allowed two runs and five hits, walking two and striking out six.

Matt Shoemaker, RHP
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Shoemaker, who got an extra two days before his last start to work on getting his timing in sync, responded with a sharp game against the Mariners on Friday, throwing six innings of two-run baseball.

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Texas Rangers @ Baltimore Orioles

, Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Nick Martinez, RHP
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Martinez gave up a first-inning grand slam against the Blue Jays in his worst outing of the season on Friday. Prior to that, he'd allowed three earned runs or fewer in 13 out of 14 starts.

Wei-Yin Chen, LHP
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Chen took a no-decision after giving up two runs on seven hits and two walks with five strikeouts in six innings on Friday against the Indians.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
A.J. Burnett, RHP
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    A.J. Burnett, last 5 years vs. DET
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Career stats

Bouncing back from his first sour start of the season, Burnett turned in his 12th quality start on June 25 and continues his All-Star campaign in a park that has been tough on him (6.26 ERA in five starts, despite 3-2 record).

Alfredo Simon, RHP
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According to manager Brad Ausmus, Simon has been the most consistent pitcher for the Tigers this year, but the righty has struggled lately, allowing 12 runs over his last two outings -- including three homers.

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Chicago Cubs @ New York Mets

, Citi Field
Jon Lester, LHP
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Lester is coming off a short outing in which he lasted four innings vs. the Dodgers. The lefty has not won since May 16, going 0-4 in his last seven starts. He was lifted for a pinch-hitter in his last outing and admitted he's still learning the NL.

Bartolo Colon, RHP
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Since opening the year 6-1 with a 3.30 ERA, Colon has gone 3-5 with a 6.50 mark. He did not face the Cubs earlier this year in Chicago (meaning he has yet to meet Kris Bryant), but Colon is winless against them with a 4.73 ERA in five career starts.

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Cleveland Indians @ Tampa Bay Rays

, Tropicana Field
Carlos Carrasco, RHP
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Carrasco alternated wins and losses in his past four starts, but beat the Tigers with his third eight-inning outing of the season. He allowed five hits, two runs, a home run and a walk while striking out seven.

Alex Colome, RHP
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Colome will try to pick up his first win since May 21 when he faces an Indians team he tossed seven scoreless innings against on June 21, including 5 1/3 hitless innings to start the game.

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San Francisco Giants @ Miami Marlins

, Marlins Park
Chris Heston, RHP
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Heston will face the Marlins for the first time in his career. The right-hander is coming off a 13-8 win against the Padres in which he threw seven innings and gave up two runs.

Dan Haren, RHP
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Haren has dropped three straight decisions, posting a 4.42 ERA in that stretch. The veteran has been a workhorse, logging at least six innings in seven of his last eight starts. He last won on June 3 vs. the Cubs.

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Washington Nationals @ Atlanta Braves

, Turner Field
Doug Fister, RHP
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Fister is 4-1 with a 2.18 ERA in six career starts against the Braves. In those six starts, Fister has a 0.97 WHIP.

Matt Wisler, RHP
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After an impressive MLB debut, Wisler will be looking for redemption in his third career start. The 22-year-old right-hander struggled against the Nationals on Thursday, surrendering six runs (four earned) on nine hits.

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Kansas City Royals @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Edinson Volquez, RHP
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Career stats

Volquez once again made full use of the defense behind him, allowing just one run on three hits in seven innings against Oakland. He is 6-0 with a 2.09 ERA in eight starts against the Astros, three of which came in Houston.

Vincent Velasquez, RHP
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In his last start against the Yankees, Velasquez went more than five innings for the first time in his Major League career, but he ended up with his fourth no-decision in as many Major League starts.

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Chicago White Sox @ St. Louis Cardinals

, Busch Stadium
Jose Quintana, LHP
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Career stats

With Saturday's postponement, the White Sox reshuffled their rotation a bit. Rookie Carlos Rodon will get a few extra days after Thursday's start, and John Danks was temporarily skipped with Quintana moving in to start vs. St. Louis.

John Lackey, RHP
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Despite Monday's off-day, Lackey will pitch on regular rest as Jaime Garcia works through a groin injury. He's thrown seven or more innings in nine of his 15 starts.

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Los Angeles Dodgers @ Arizona Diamondbacks

, Chase Field
Brett Anderson, LHP
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The D-backs roughed up Anderson the last time they faced him on June 10, getting to him for four earned runs in five innings. However, the lefty will try to imitate his start vs. Arizona on May 3, when he threw five scoreless innings.

Robbie Ray, LHP
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Ray has lost three of his last four outings, even though two of those losses were quality starts. The left-hander took a hard-luck loss against the Dodgers on June 9, allowing two runs on four hits in 6 2/3 innings.

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