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Probable Pitchers

Houston Astros @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Collin McHugh, RHP
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    Collin McHugh, last 3 starts
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    Collin McHugh, last 5 years vs. DET
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McHugh is in line for Saturday's start, which would be just his second of the season after he missed the first 3 1/2 months with a right elbow injury.

Matthew Boyd, LHP
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    Matthew Boyd, last 3 starts
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    Matthew Boyd, regular season
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    Matthew Boyd, last 5 years vs. HOU
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Though Boyd has a scar at the back of his left elbow, noting the seams of a comebacker that hit him in his last start Sunday at Minnesota, he can throw and expects to make his next start. He has back-to-back quality outings.

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Houston Astros @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Lance McCullers Jr., RHP
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    Lance McCullers Jr., last 3 starts
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    Lance McCullers Jr., regular season
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    Lance McCullers Jr., last 5 years vs. DET
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The Astros have lost each of McCullers' last four starts. In that span, the righty has gone 0-1 with an 8.53 ERA, allowing 18 earned runs and 30 hits in 19 innings. He hasn’t pitched past the fifth inning since June 30.

Justin Verlander, RHP
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Unless Verlander is traded, he’ll take the mound against an Astros lineup that hit three home runs in one inning off him May 25 in Houston. With the non-waiver Trade Deadline a day later, it could be his last outing as a Tiger.

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Tampa Bay Rays @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Alex Cobb, RHP
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    Alex Cobb, last 5 years vs. HOU
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Cobb pitched seven innings against the Orioles on Wednesday, which gives him nine straight starts of at least six innings. He is 5-1 with a 2.24 ERA in his last nine starts, compared to 4-5 with a 4.52 ERA through his first 12.

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Tampa Bay Rays @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Chris Archer, RHP
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    Chris Archer, last 3 starts
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    Chris Archer, regular season
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    Chris Archer, last 5 years vs. HOU
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Archer again showed electric stuff Thursday vs. the Yanks, notching 10 strikeouts, but he came away with a no-decision after a blown save by Alex Colome. Archer has made six straight quality starts and has pitched at least six innings in 13 straight.

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Tampa Bay Rays @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
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