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Probable Pitchers

Toronto Blue Jays @ New York Yankees

, Yankee Stadium
Marco Estrada, RHP
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    Marco Estrada, regular season
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    Marco Estrada, last 5 years vs. NYY
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Estrada will be making this start on one extra day of rest after he was bumped back to make room for Aaron Sanchez. Estrada has allowed two runs or fewer in all but one of his five starts this season.

Luis Severino, RHP
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    Luis Severino, last 3 starts
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    Luis Severino, regular season
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    Luis Severino, last 5 years vs. TOR
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Severino is coming off seven scoreless innings of three-hit ball against the Red Sox. He has whiffed 27 men against three walks in his last 22 innings, relying heavily on a lethal fastball-slider combo.

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Baltimore Orioles @ Boston Red Sox

, Fenway Park
Dylan Bundy, RHP
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    Dylan Bundy, regular season
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    Dylan Bundy, last 5 years vs. BOS
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Career stats

Bundy was the O's best starter the first month of the season, pitching to a 1.65 ERA over 32 2/3 innings pitched. The righty is in just his first full season as a starter.

Rick Porcello, RHP
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    Rick Porcello, last 3 starts
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    Rick Porcello, regular season
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    Rick Porcello, last 5 years vs. BAL
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Career stats

The sinkerballer is starting to round back into form after a slow start. Though Porcello has lost his last two outings, the righty has given up just two earned runs over 13 2/3 innings. This is his fourth straight start vs. an AL East opponent.

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Cleveland Indians @ Detroit Tigers

, Comerica Park
Trevor Bauer, RHP
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    Trevor Bauer, last 5 years vs. DET
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Career stats

The right-hander has posted just one quality start and averaged 18.7 pitches per inning in April. It continued a troubling trend for Bauer, who wrapped up last season with a 6.39 ERA in September and enters May at 6.26.

Daniel Norris, LHP
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    Daniel Norris, last 5 years vs. CLE
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Career stats

Norris overcame command woes to toss six scoreless innings against the Indians on April 14 despite four walks. He’s 2-0 with a 1.69 ERA in four career starts against Cleveland, with 15 strikeouts and no home runs allowed.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
Gerrit Cole, RHP
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Career stats

Hoping to build on his previous outing, Cole makes his sixth start of the season. Despite suffering the loss, he pitched seven innings of two-hit ball and surrendered just one unearned run while striking out eight. He did not walk a batter.

Amir Garrett, LHP
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It was a learning experience for Garrett vs. the Brewers on Monday, getting roughed up for the first time in the big leagues for 9 earned runs. He got away from his fastball and went offspeed a lot, leaving several pitches up in the strike zone.

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Tampa Bay Rays @ Miami Marlins

, Marlins Park
Jake Odorizzi, RHP
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Odorizzi will return from the disabled list (left-hamstring strain) to make his first start since April 15 at Boston. He is 6-3 with a 3.20 ERA in 14 career Interleague starts. In one career start at Marlins Park, Odorizzi is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA.

Wei-Yin Chen, LHP
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Chen was lifted after five innings and 83 pitches at Philadelphia. That came off his season-high, seven no-hit innings and 100 pitches at Seattle. Chen's 117 1/3 innings against the Rays are his most against any team.

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New York Mets @ Atlanta Braves

, SunTrust Park
Robert Gsellman, RHP
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Gsellman faces a difficult task, starting against the same Braves team that tagged him for 6 runs (5 earned) on 10 hits in 4-plus innings last time out. The rookie righty will become the first Mets pitcher to start at SunTrust Park.

Julio Teheran, RHP
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Teheran held the Mets to two runs over 6 1/3 innings in his last start. The right-hander will be pitching against the Mets for the third time already this season. He’s allowed just two earned runs over 12 1/3 in his two previous starts.

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Philadelphia Phillies @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Vince Velasquez, RHP
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Career stats

Velasquez has lasted longer into each successive start in 2017, needing to top 6 1/3 innings to keep that streak going. He faced the Cubs twice last season, once allowing seven runs and once pulled after two pitches with bicep soreness.

Brett Anderson, LHP
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Anderson picked up a quality start in his last outing against the Pirates, but it wasn't pretty as he walked six over six innings. The Phillies have a slash line of .230/.294/.410 against left-handed pitchers.

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Texas Rangers @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Andrew Cashner, RHP
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Career stats

Cashner has a 2.93 ERA in three starts, but the Rangers are concerned about his control, as he has walked 13 in 15 1/3 innings. He is 2-2 with a 3.97 ERA in two career starts and eight relief appearances against the Astros.

Lance McCullers Jr., RHP
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McCullers has been a completely different pitcher at Minute Maid Park than on the road this season. The righty is 2-0 with a 1.83 ERA in three starts at home in 2017 vs. 0-1 with a 9.64 ERA in two away outings.

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Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Dylan Covey, RHP
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The rookie makes his fourth attempt at career victory No. 1 as he opens this four-game set in Kansas City. Covey worked four innings against the Royals during his last start, setting a career-high with four strikeouts.

Jason Vargas, LHP
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Vargas was dealt his first loss of the season -- 12-1 to the White Sox on Monday. He gave up seven hits and three earned runs in five innings while striking out five.

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Milwaukee Brewers @ St. Louis Cardinals

, Busch Stadium
Zach Davies, RHP
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Davies recorded a win vs. the Cards at home April 20, but he enjoyed his first truly positive start five days later vs. the Reds, working five scoreless innings for a win. It marked the first time this season that Davies did not issue multiple walks.

Michael Wacha, RHP
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Wacha has finished at least six innings in each of his four starts and has yet to allow more than three earned runs in an outing. He’s among the Majors' leaders in lowest exit velocity allowed and has an impressive strikeout-to-walk rate of 3.83.

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San Francisco Giants @ Los Angeles Dodgers

, Dodger Stadium
Johnny Cueto, RHP
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Career stats

Typically, Cueto begins to find his groove in the second month of the season. He owns a 23-13 record in 46 career May starts, garnished by a 2.80 ERA - his lowest for any month.

Clayton Kershaw, LHP
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The three-time Cy Young winner is off to another strong start. In five starts, he is 4-1 with a 2.29 ERA and a 0.79 WHIP, with 39 strikeouts in 35 1/3 innings. His last start also came against the Giants, a 2-1 victory.

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