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NATIONAL LEAGUE

San Francisco at Chicago - 2:20 PM EST (Game 2/4)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
San Francisco Giants Cain (0-1, 8.38 ERA) 7-3 8-1 L9 vs. CHC
Chicago Cubs Villanueva (0-0, 1.35 ERA) 3-6 OVER 4-1 L5 vs. RHP

-- Giants beat Cubs, 7-6 on Thursday

Atlanta at Washington - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Atlanta Braves Teheran (0-0, 9.00 ERA) 8-1 UNDER 5-2 L7
Washington Nationals Detwiler (0-0, 0.00 ERA) 6-2 4-1 L5 home vs. ATL

-- Braves beat Marlins, 8-0 on Wednesday
-- Nationals beat White Sox, 5-2 on Wednesday

Cincinnati at Pittsburgh - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Cincinnati Reds Leake (0-0, 6.00 ERA) 5-4 7-2 L9 vs. PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates Burnett (0-2, 3.27 ERA) 3-6 UNDER 6-3 L9

-- Reds lost to Cardinals, 10-0 on Wednesday
-- Pirates lost to Diamondbacks, 10-2 on Wednesday

Philadelphia at Miami - 7:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Philadelphia Phillies Lannan (0-0, 3.86 ERA) 4-5 OVER 5-1 L6
Miami Marlins Nolasco (0-1, 3.97 ERA) 1-8 Scored 3 runs or less in 8/9 games

-- Phillies beat Mets, 7-3 on Wednesday
-- Marlins lost to Braves, 8-0 on Wednesday

Milwaukee at St. Louis - 8:15 PM EST (Game 2/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Milwaukee Brewers Lohse (0-0, 1.50 ERA) 2-6 OVER 7-1 L8
St. Louis Cardinals Miller (1-0, 3.38 ERA) 5-4 4-0 L4 home vs. MIL

-- Brewers lost to Cubs, 6-3 on Tuesday
-- Cardinals beat Reds, 10-0 on Wednesday

Los Angeles at Arizona - 9:40 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Los Angeles Dodgers Kershaw (2-0, 0.00 ERA) 6-3 2-8 L10 vs. ARZ
Arizona Diamondbacks Corbin (1-0, 3.00 ERA) 6-3 OVER 4-1 L5

-- Dodgers beat Padres, 3-2 on Thursday
-- Diamondbacks beat Pirates, 10-2 on Wednesday

Colorado at San Diego - 10:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Colorado Rockies Garland (1-0, 3.00 ERA) 5-4 1-14 L15 away vs. division
San Diego Padres Ross (0-1, 4.50 ERA) 2-7 OVER 18-4-1 L23 home vs. division

-- Rockies lost to Giants, 10-0 on Wednesday
-- Padres lost to Dodgers, 3-2 on Thursday

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Chicago at Cleveland - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Chicago White Sox Quintana (0-0, 11.25 ERA) 4-5 7-3 L10 vs. CLE
Cleveland Indians Masterson (2-0, 0.69 ERA) 3-5 OVER 3-1 L4 vs. LHP

-- White Sox lost to Nationals, 7-4 on Thursday
-- Indians postponed last two games vs. Yankees

Baltimore at N.Y. Yankees - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Baltimore Orioles Gonzalez (1-0, 2.84 ERA) 5-4 OVER 6-2 L8
New York Yankees Sabathia (1-1, 3.00 ERA) 4-4 14-3 vs. BAL when Sabathia starts

-- Orioles beat Red Sox, 3-2 on Thursday
-- Yankees postponed last two games vs. Indians

Tampa Bay at Boston - 7:10 PM EST (Game 1/4)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Tampa Bay Rays Cobb (1-0, 0.00 ERA) 4-5 5-1 L6 at BOS
Boston Red Sox Doubront (0-0, 5.40 ERA) 5-4 3-1 L4 vs. RHP

-- Rays beat Rangers, 2-0 on Wednesday
-- Red Sox lost to Orioles, 3-2 on Thursday

Toronto at Kansas City - 8:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Toronto Blue Jays Happ (1-0, 0.00 ERA) 3-5 OVER 6-1 L7
Kansas City Royals Mendoza (0-0, 1.50 ERA) 6-3 1-6 L7 home vs. TOR

-- Blue Jays lost to Tigers, 11-1 on Thursday
-- Royals beat Twins, 3-0 on Wednesday

Houston at Los Angeles - 10:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Houston Astros Norris (1-1, 3.18 ERA) 3-6 OVER 5-1 L6
Los Angeles Angels Hanson (1-0, 4.50 ERA) 2-7 OVER 6-1 L7

-- Astros beat Mariners, 8-3 on Wednesday
-- Angels lost to Athletics, 8-1 on Thursday

Detroit at Oakland - 10:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Detroit Tigers Scherzer (1-0, 7.20 ERA) 4-4 6-3 L9 vs. OAK
Oakland Athletics Colon (1-0, 4.50 ERA) 8-2 OVER 9-0 L9

-- Tigers beat Blue Jays, 11-1 on Thursday
-- Athletics beat Angels, 8-1 on Thursday

Texas at Seattle - 10:10 PM EST (Game 2/4)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Texas Rangers Darvish (2-0, 1.98 ERA) 7-3 3-6 L9 away favorite vs. division
Seattle Mariners Iwakuma (1-0, 2.57 ERA) 4-7 4-7 L11 home underdog

-- Rangers beat Mariners, 4-3 on Thursday

INTERLEAGUE

N.Y. Mets at Minnesota - 8:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
New York Mets Niese (1-0, 2.13 ERA) 5-4 OVER 5-1 L6
Minnesota Twins Worley (1-0, 5.73 ERA) 4-5 Facing left-handed starter for first time in '13

-- Mets lost to Phillies, 7-3 on Wednesday
-- Twins lost to Royals, 3-0 on Wednesday

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Rockies overtake Giants in 9th, 10-9
Homer-happy Nats beat Dodgers 6-4
Phillies no-hit Braves in 7-0 rout
Cubs down Brewers as home 'dogs
Marlins rally to knock off Mets, 9-6
Twins avoid sweep, top Orioles
Joyce's lifts Rays past Red Sox, 4-3
Holliday, Wong lead Cards past Bucs, 5-4
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