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Probable Pitchers

Texas Rangers @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Andrew Cashner, RHP
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Cashner will be activated from the disabled list (oblique strain) to make his first start in morethan two weeks. In his last start on June 14, the right-hander allowed four runs on 10 hits in four innings against the Astros.

Corey Kluber, RHP
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Kluber struck out a season-high 13 on Saturday against the Twins, but got a no-decision after allowing two unearned runs and three hits in seven innings. He has not allowed an earned run in 21 consecutive innings.

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Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Jake Junis, RHP
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Junis will make his sixth start of the season. He allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings in his last start, a no-decision. He's struggled with command at times, having hit four batters over his past two outings.

Michael Fulmer, RHP
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    Michael Fulmer, last 5 years vs. KC
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Fulmer was sensational in his last start, when stifling the Padres over seven innings. He limited San Diego to one run and two hits, with eight strikeouts. Fulmer's fastball hit 99 and his slider had plenty of bite. He has split his last four decisio

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Oakland Athletics @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Daniel Gossett, RHP
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Brad Peacock, RHP
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Peacock was supposed to start Sunday in Seattle, but he was placed on the paternity list. After making 12 bullpen appearances, he’s gone 2-1 with a 3.81 ERA in six starts. He’s averaging 13.98 strikeouts per nine innings as a starter.

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St. Louis Cardinals @ Arizona Diamondbacks

, Chase Field
Lance Lynn, RHP
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Coming off a 7-3 loss to the Pirates, Lynn hasn't made it through six innings in six straight starts and has given up seven runs in consecutive games. He has allowed a career-high 18 home runs this year.

Patrick Corbin, LHP
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Corbin has returned to the form Arizona is accustomed to this month after a disastrous May. The left-hander gave up 26 runs in as many innings last month, but held the Phillies to a single run over 6 2/3 innings in his last start on Friday.

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Chicago Cubs @ Washington Nationals

, Nationals Park
Jon Lester, LHP
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Lester notched his third straight quality start in his last outing, beating the Marlins. He gave up three first-inning runs, then settled down and scattered four hits over seven innings. He hasn't faced the Nationals since 2015.

Joe Ross, RHP
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Ross is still searching for some consistency during his uneven 2017 campaign, but he is coming off a start in which he threw seven innings of one-run ball.

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Tampa Bay Rays @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
Chris Archer, RHP
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Archer received plenty of run support in a 15-5 win over the O's. The offense took care of the Rays righty, who wasn’t at his best: he gave up five runs (four earned) in six innings, with seven hits against. He also had a season-low four strikeouts.

Jameson Taillon, RHP
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Taillon threw six strong innings and struck out seven on Friday while holding the Cardinals to two runs on four hits at Busch Stadium. Since undergoing surgery for testicular cancer, Taillon has posted a 3.38 ERA in three starts.

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Baltimore Orioles @ Toronto Blue Jays

, Rogers Centre
Ubaldo Jimenez, RHP
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Jimenez couldn't get out of the third inning against the Rays in his last outing. The inconsistent righty will be making his third start since he was placed back into the rotation on Thursday in Toronto.

J.A. Happ, LHP
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Happ appears to be back in his 20-game win form after injuries derailed his first two months of the season. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in all but one of his five starts since returning from DL in late May.

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Milwaukee Brewers @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
Jimmy Nelson, RHP
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Nelson’s road woes continued in the Brewers’ loss to the Braves. He gave up four runs on six hits with eight strikeouts and three walks in five innings.

Homer Bailey, RHP
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Bailey struggled in his season debut Saturday, allowing eight runs in 1 2/3 innings. The 11-year-veteran has a career 4.31 ERA and will look to get back on track against the Brewers, whom he holds a 4.64 ERA against in 22 career starts.

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Minnesota Twins @ Boston Red Sox

, Fenway Park
Kyle Gibson, RHP
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Gibson went 4 2/3 innings against the Indians in his last start, and he allowed one run on four hits and four walks. In three career starts against Boston, Gibson is 1-1 with a 2.61 ERA and 16 strikeouts in 20 2/3 innings pitched.

David Price, LHP
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The left-hander earned a quality start in his sixth outing since coming back from the disabled list. Price allowed six hits and two earned runs in six innings, but was removed from the game due to complications from a cracked middle fingernail.

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New York Mets @ Miami Marlins

, Marlins Park
Seth Lugo, RHP
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Lugo threw 24 curveballs in his last outing, five days after setting a career high with 23. Long known for his curve, Lugo used it only sparingly last season, but has increased his reliance on the pitch by about 25 percent this year.

Jose Urena, RHP
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Urena has worked six innings in each of his last three starts, and he has given up three runs in those 18 innings (1.50 ERA). In five starts in June, the right-hander has an ERA of 3.62 (11 earned in 27 1/3 innings).

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New York Yankees @ Chicago White Sox

, Guaranteed Rate Field
Luis Cessa, RHP
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Cessa (0-2, 6.57 ERA) will be making his third start in place of lefty CC Sabathia on Thursday against the White Sox. Cessa struck out a career-high eight batters through five innings against the Rangers in his most recent outing.

James Shields, RHP
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Shields got hit hard in his second outing since coming off the 10-day DL, giving up six runs in three-plus innings while allowing multiple home runs in a start for the first time all season against Oakland on Saturday afternoon.

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Atlanta Braves @ San Diego Padres

, Petco Park
Jaime Garcia, LHP
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Garcia has struggled in his last two starts. He has surrendered 12 runs over his last 10 innings and has battled location issues. In four June starts, Garcia owns a 6.20 ERA and opponents have hit .302 against him.

Dinelson Lamet, RHP
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The rookie right-hander pitched into the seventh inning for the first time in his young career in his last outing against Detroit, finishing with a no-decision. It was his second straight quality start after having none in his first four starts.

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Los Angeles Dodgers @ Los Angeles Angels

, Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Clayton Kershaw, LHP
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Kershaw shook off his rough outing against the Mets, when he gave up a career-high four homers, to earn his 11th win of the year by beating the Rockies. The southpaw lasted six innings, hurling 103 pitches and fanning eight.

JC Ramirez, RHP
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In his latest start, Ramirez hurled six innings of one-run ball along with five strikeouts en route to a 7-5 win at Boston. Ramirez last faced the Dodgers on June 8, 2015, throwing three perfect innings with the Mariners.

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