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Probable Pitchers

Chicago White Sox @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
John Danks, LHP
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    John Danks, last 3 starts
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    John Danks, regular season
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    John Danks, last 5 years vs. DET
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Danks bounced back from his worst start of the year with seven strong innings on Friday at Minnesota. He consistently got ahead of hitters, didn't walk a batter and struck out five in earning his ninth win.

Drew Smyly, LHP
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Smyly has taken a no-hitter into the fifth inning of his past two starts, striking out nine of the first 13 Angels he faced Friday night. With a cutter that's darting and a deceptive curveball, he's trouble for aggressive hitters.

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Colorado Rockies @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Pedro Hernandez, LHP
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    Pedro Hernandez, last 3 starts
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The Rockies turned to Hernandez after having to use scheduled starter Tyler Matzek in the 16th and final inning of a 4-3 loss to the Cubs on Tuesday night. In the Majors, Hernandez is 3-4 with a 7.57 ERA.

Jake Arrieta, RHP
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Arrieta posted his ninth straight quality start in his last outing, but did not get a decision. What was encouraging was that he settled down after a rough 24-pitch first inning, and held St. Louis to two runs over six.

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St. Louis Cardinals @ San Diego Padres

, Petco Park
Shelby Miller, RHP
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    Shelby Miller, last 5 years vs. SD
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After a brief stint in the bullpen, Miller returned to the rotation on Saturday and pitched well. A conservative pitch count forced him out after five innings, though Miller allowed only two runs and didn't issue a walk.

Odrisamer Despaigne, RHP
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    Odrisamer Despaigne, regular season
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    Odrisamer Despaigne, last 5 years vs. STL
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Career stats

Despaigne hit his first pothole in the big leagues the last time out, allowing five runs (two earned) on six hits with five walks in just 3 2/3 innings in a loss to the Braves. He didn't attack as much as he did in his first five big league starts.

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Los Angeles Angels @ Baltimore Orioles

, Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Tyler Skaggs, LHP
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Skaggs threw 104 pitches in just 5 2/3 innings of one-run ball Friday in the Angels' 2-1 win over Detroit. The 23-year-old hadn't given up fewer than two runs since May 20, a string of seven starts, and hasn't pitched seven innings since July 2.

Bud Norris, RHP
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The righty struggled with his command early and allowed four runs over five innings. Norris will be facing an Angels lineup he dominated last week, however.

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Philadelphia Phillies @ Washington Nationals

, Nationals Park
Cliff Lee, LHP
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Lee struggled with his command again in his second start back from the DL. He allowed nine hits, three runs, two walks and struck out four in five innings. He believes it's only a matter of time before the command returns.

Gio Gonzalez, LHP
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On Saturday, Gonzalez lasted seven innings, allowing one run on four hits and fanning eight. After having one of his worst outings against the Brewers last Sunday, Gonzalez decided to copy teammates Doug Fister and Tanner Roark and work more quickly.

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Seattle Mariners @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Chris Young, RHP
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Young was at his best against the Orioles on Saturday afternoon. He allowed just two hits over seven scoreless innings and struck out eight batters in a 4-3 victory..

Zach McAllister, RHP
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McAllister took a step back in his last outing, giving up six runs (five earned) over four-plus innings, while ballooning his ERA to 5.65. The right-hander has a 4.96 ERA in three starts since rejoining the Cleveland rotation.

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Cincinnati Reds @ Miami Marlins

, Marlins Park
Johnny Cueto, RHP
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Cueto threw seven shutout innings, fanning nine while allowing four hits and three walks to earn the win against the Nationals on Saturday. The All-Star has struggled in five career starts against the Marlins, posting a 5.27 ERA.

Tom Koehler, RHP
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Getting through five innings was a task for Koehler in his last start. At Houston, he gave up three runs on nine hits. Koehler failed to go at least six innings for just the second time over his last eight starts.

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Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Kevin Correia, RHP
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Correia lasted just four innings for a second straight outing, as he gave up seven runs (six earned) on 10 hits in a loss against the White Sox on Friday. Correia, a potential trade candidate, has struggled since the All-Star break.

Yordano Ventura, RHP
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Ventura took a no-decision in a 6-4 win over Cleveland on Friday after allowing four runs (three earned) in 6 1/3 innings. His seven strikeouts were his most since May 15, when he fanned nine Orioles.

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Toronto Blue Jays @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Drew Hutchison, RHP
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Hutchison is coming off a strong outing vs. the Yankees. He allowed just two runs on five hits while striking out seven over 6 2/3 innings. He entered the game 1-5 with a 6.97 ERA over his previous six starts, but figured things out in the Bronx.

Jarred Cosart, RHP
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Cosart has struggled in the month of July, going 1-2 with an 8.02 ERA in four starts covering 21 1/3 innings. He's allowed 32 hits and 14 walks in that span, with a WHIP of 2.16, but the Astros are 2-2 in those outings.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Arizona Diamondbacks

, Chase Field
Jeff Locke, LHP
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The theory that Locke is a more confident pitcher not shaken by a bad outing will be tested as he comes off having allowed 10 hits in his last start, including three homers -- matching the total he had given up in his first eight starts.

Josh Collmenter, RHP
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Collmenter had the worst start of his big league career last time out against the Phillies. He allowed six runs on 11 hits and was removed with two outs in the third. He had allowed just two runs in his previous two starts.

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Atlanta Braves @ Los Angeles Dodgers

, Dodger Stadium
Julio Teheran, RHP
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Teheran has struggled to get a grip on the ball while pitching in California air. He hopes to overcome that issue, which has resulted in a 6.17 ERA for the right-hander in four career starts in the state.

Clayton Kershaw, LHP
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Kershaw just doesn't let up, coming off a two-hit shutout in San Francisco that keeps him on track for a third NL Cy Young Award.

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