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Padres @ Reds
At Great American Ball Park
LHP
5-8, 5.11 ERA, 103 SO
The Padres have a scheduled bullpen day on Wednesday with Strahm slated to take the ball first. The left-hander spent the first half of the season as a starter. After pitching on Saturday and Sunday, he's only expected to go a couple innings.
RHP
12-5, 3.04 ERA, 179 SO
Castillo is coming off arguably the worst start of his career, giving up a career-high eight earned runs on nine hits with three homers allowed over 4 1/3 innings. He was leaving his fastball over the middle of the plate too often and it got clobbered.
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White Sox @ Twins
At Target Field
RHP
14-6, 3.20 ERA, 194 SO
Giolito delivered a quality start against the Angels on Friday, fanning 11 in six innings of two-run ball. The right-hander has reached double-digit strikeouts in each of his last two outings.
RHP
13-6, 3.57 ERA, 137 SO
Odorizzi has settled down after allowing six homers in July. He has been taken deep only once in August while allowing four runs in 17 1/3 innings. He struck out nine hitters in 5 1/3 scoreless frames when he last faced the White Sox.
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Mariners @ Rays
At Tropicana Field
RHP
0-2, 3.92 ERA, 39 SO
Gearrin has not allowed a run since July 22, a span of six outings and six innings. He threw a perfect inning against the Rays in Seattle his last time out. Lefty Wade LeBlanc is scheduled to follow him.
RHP
13-5, 2.85 ERA, 197 SO
In nine starts against the Mariners in his career, Morton is 5-3 with a 4.19 ERA. In his last start against Seattle on Aug. 10, Morton allowed four runs and struck out 10 over six innings.
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Rockies @ D-backs
At Chase Field
RHP
1-0, 1.29 ERA, 4 SO
Melville, 29, was called up from Triple-A hours before the game to fill in for Jon Gray, who went on the injured list with a broken left foot. Melville pitched in six MLB games in 2016-17, recording an 11.05 ERA.
RHP
9-10, 4.77 ERA, 109 SO
Leake will make his fourth start since coming over from the Mariners in a deal consummated just minutes before the Trade Deadline on July 31. Last time out against the Giants, he allowed four runs in six innings.
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Nationals @ Pirates
At PNC Park
LHP
10-5, 3.17 ERA, 184 SO
This should be a favorable matchup for Corbin against a Pirates team that has struggled mightily against left-handers. Pittsburgh enters this contest ranked 29th in MLB in OPS against southpaws.
RHP
8-12, 4.74 ERA, 125 SO
Musgrove is coming off one of his best starts of the season, a nine-strikeout/no-walk outing vs. the Cubs in which he pitched into the eighth inning. In his last 11 starts, he owns a 4.22 ERA with 63 strikeouts and only 10 walks in 59 2/3 innings.
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Royals @ Orioles
At Oriole Park at Camden Yards
LHP
3-6, 4.99 ERA, 48 SO
Montgomery grinded through six innings in a 4-1 win over the Mets on Friday. He gave up just five hits and one unearned run, and now has 13 straight innings without giving up an earned run. He walked two and struck out three.
RHP
3-7, 6.21 ERA, 65 SO
Brooks faces a familiar team, having been a member of the Royals in 2014 and parts of '15. He looks to break a skid of four straight losing decisions, after allowing five runs in 5 1/3 frames against the Red Sox on Friday.
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Angels @ Rangers
At Globe Life Park in Arlington
LHP
0-1, 6.75 ERA, 18 SO
Sandoval gave up three runs over 4 1/3 innings in his Angel Stadium debut against the White Sox on Friday. He's aiming to become more efficient, as he’s yet to go more than five innings.
LHP
11-7, 3.17 ERA, 171 SO
Minor is 3-1 with a 2.67 ERA and a 1.19 WHIP in his last four starts. He is 5-3 with a 3.25 ERA in 12 starts at home. Minor has made five starts against the Angels in the past two years and is 3-0 with a 2.08 ERA against them.
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Phillies @ Red Sox
At Fenway Park
LHP
2-6, 6.99 ERA, 86 SO
After allowing one earned run in 13 innings in his first two starts with the Phillies, Smyly has an 8.04 ERA (14 earned runs in 15 2/3 innings) in his last two starts. He has allowed six home runs in that stretch.
RHP
11-10, 5.49 ERA, 112 SO
Porcello will try to build momentum from his last start, when he held the O's to four hits and a run over six innings in a win. Porcello is 2-1 with a 4.32 ERA in four career starts vs. the Phillies. At Fenway this season, Porcello is 8-6 with a 5.09 ERA.
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Indians @ Mets
At Citi Field
RHP
5-3, 4.54 ERA, 47 SO
Plutko will go for his second consecutive quality start Wednesday in an Interleague matchup against the Mets after holding the Yankees' prolific offense to three runs in six innings in the Tribe's 19-5 win in the Bronx.
RHP
7-11, 3.18 ERA, 117 SO
Stroman will make his fourth start since the Toronto trade in late July. The Mets have won each of his starts, with Stroman posting a 5.17 ERA in 15 2/3 innings.
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Marlins @ Braves
At SunTrust Park
LHP
8-7, 3.82 ERA, 138 SO
The last time Smith faced the Braves -- on August 9 in Miami -- he surrendered a career-high six runs over 4 2/3 innings. He’ll look to turn in a performance more in line with the rest of his strong season when he sees them again, this time in Atlanta.
RHP
8-8, 3.53 ERA, 137 SO
Teheran retired just three of the 14 Mets he faced while enduring a career-worst start on Thursday. He has allowed just one run in 25 innings against the Marlins this year.
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Brewers @ Cardinals
At Busch Stadium
RHP
6-5, 3.62 ERA, 85 SO
Houser continued to impress in the Brewers' ailing rotation on Friday vs. Washington, allowing one run over a career-high seven innings. That start came on the heels of a 10-strikeout performance against Texas.
RHP
9-9, 4.51 ERA, 126 SO
Wainwright held the Reds scoreless through five innings Friday, before giving up three earned runs in the sixth and one unearned run in the seventh. Wainwright has been stellar at home this season, going 6-2 with a 2.19 ERA in 11 starts.
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Giants @ Cubs
At Wrigley Field
RHP
5-6, 5.26 ERA, 48 SO
Rodriguez was called up from Triple-A Sacramento on Thursday and delivered seven shutout innings against the D-backs. He made his lone appearance against the Cubs last July, working three scoreless innings in relief.
RHP
4-6, 4.43 ERA, 176 SO
Darvish struck out 10 and walked none in seven shutout innings vs. the Phillies on Thursday. The righty has a 2.63 ERA, 36 strikeouts and zero walks in 24 innings in his past four outings.
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Tigers @ Astros
At Minute Maid Park
LHP
3-10, 4.70 ERA, 107 SO
Norris' innings are limited the rest of the season, but the lefty made the most of his three innings on Friday, holding the Rays scoreless and allowing just one hit. He's 2-4 in 15 games (13 starts) on tthe road this season.
RHP
15-5, 2.77 ERA, 239 SO
Verlander will face his former team riding a franchise-record streak. The right-hander has struck out at least 10 batters in a career-best six consecutive starts, and he's 5-0 with a 2.30 ERA in his last seven starts, striking out 75 in 43 innings.
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Yankees @ Athletics
At Oakland Coliseum
LHP
10-8, 5.58 ERA, 105 SO
Happ has given the Yankees at least five innings in each of his last four starts, though he has done so with a 6.23 ERA over that span. His last effort was solid, holding the Orioles to two runs and six hits over five innings.
RHP
12-3, 3.46 ERA, 106 SO
Fiers had his remarkable streak of starts in which he'd allowed three earned runs or fewer snapped last Thursday, but the offense picked him up in a win over the Astros. He still owns the second-lowest ERA (2.52) among AL starters since April 26.
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Blue Jays @ Dodgers
At Dodger Stadium
RHP
3-3, 4.27 ERA, 70 SO
Font will be first up for the Blue Jays in what will be a bullpen game against the Dodgers. Zack Godley will also likely get into the game at some point. The Blue Jays needed seven pitchers (including a position player) on Tuesday, though manager Charlie Montoyo was uncertain whether the club would call up another for Wednesday.
RHP
10-3, 3.16 ERA, 174 SO
Buehler returns to the friendly confines of Dodger Stadium, where he’s 5-0 with a 2.33 ERA, compared to 5-3 and 4.37 on the road. Last time out, against the Marlins, he allowed the leadoff hitter to reach base in four of his five innings.
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