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Probable Pitchers

Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Justin Verlander, RHP
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    Justin Verlander, last 3 starts
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    Justin Verlander, last 5 years vs. KC
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Vintage Verlander or not, the former AL MVP has dominated again, allowing eight runs on 33 hits over 52 innings in his last seven starts for a 1.38 ERA. He took a no-hit bid into the ninth inning last week against the Angels.

Johnny Cueto, RHP
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    Johnny Cueto, last 5 years vs. DET
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After delivering a quality start in each of his first four outings as a Royal, Cueto has struggled in his last two trips to the hill, allowing 12 earned runs and 21 hits in a combined 11 innings. He is 1-1 with a 1.13 ERA vs. the Tigers this year.

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Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Randy Wolf, LHP
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    Randy Wolf, regular season
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    Randy Wolf, last 5 years vs. KC
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Wolf has lost both of his Tigers starts, but he’s beating Father Time. The 39-year-old has allowed four runs on 14 hits over 14 innings with 10 strikeouts, including seven innings of one-run ball in a 2-0 loss to the Angels.

Yordano Ventura, RHP
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    Yordano Ventura, last 5 years vs. DET
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Ventura has tossed four straight quality starts, including a scoreless six-inning effort Thursday in which he K'd a career-high 11 in a 5-3 victory over the Orioles. Ventura is 1-0 with a 5.29 ERA in three starts vs. the Tigers this season.

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Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Matt Boyd, LHP
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    Matt Boyd, last 3 starts
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    Matt Boyd, regular season
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    Matt Boyd, last 5 years vs. KC
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Boyd gets a third meeting with a Royals lineup he faced twice in early August. He tossed seven innings of one-run ball on Aug. 3 in Detroit, but gave up three runs on nine hits over 5 1/3 innings five days later in Kansas City.

Edinson Volquez, RHP
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    Edinson Volquez, last 3 starts
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    Edinson Volquez, regular season
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    Edinson Volquez, last 5 years vs. DET
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Volquez is 0-2 with a 4.85 ERA vs. the Tigers this year, with both starts coming at Kauffman Stadium. He posted a quality start on May 2, but was less effective in his most recent outing, allowing five earned runs on eight hits over seven on Aug. 12.

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Cleveland Indians @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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