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Around the Horn - Friday

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NATIONAL LEAGUE

Arizona at Chicago - 2:20 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Arizona Diamondbacks Miley (3-4, 4.53 ERA) 30-23 UNDER 6-1 L7 away
Chicago Cubs Garza (0-0, 4.00 ERA) 22-30 2-5 L7 at home vs. LHP

-- Diamondbacks lost to Rangers, 9-5 on Thursday
-- Cubs beat White Sox, 8-3 on Thursday

Milwaukee at Philadelphia - 7:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Milwaukee Brewers Gallardo (3-5, 4.79 ERA) 19-33 2-7 L9 as road underdog
Philadelphia Phillies Hamels (1-8, 4.43 ERA) 26-28 5-0 L5 home Game 1's

-- Brewers lost to Twins, 8-6 on Thursday
-- Phillies lost to Red Sox, 9-2 on Thursday

Cincinnati at Pittsburgh - 7:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Cincinnati Reds Cueto (2-0, 2.76 ERA) 33-21 OVER 6-2 L8 away Game 1's
Pittsburgh Pirates Rodriguez (6-2, 3.58 ERA) 34-20 9-2 L11 vs. division

-- Reds lost to Indians, 7-1 on Thursday
-- Pirates beat Tigers, 1-0 on Thursday

N.Y. Mets at Miami - 7:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
New York Mets Marcum (0-5, 5.77 ERA) 22-29 4-2 as road favorite
Miami Marlins Turner (NR) 13-41 2-9 L11 home

-- Mets beat Yankees, 3-1 on Thursday
-- Marlins lost to Rays, 5-2 on Thursday

Washington at Atlanta - 7:30 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Washington Nationals Strasburg (3-5, 2.49 ERA) 27-27 2-5 L7 vs. ATL
Atlanta Braves Teheran (3-1, 3.67 ERA) 32-21 8-1 L9 home

-- Nationals lost to Orioles, 2-0 on Thursday
-- Braves beat Blue Jays, 11-3 on Thursday

San Francisco at St. Louis - 8:15 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
San Francisco Giants Cain (4-2, 5.00 ERA) 29-25 1-7 L8 away
St. Louis Cardinals Miller (5-3, 2.02 ERA) 35-18 13-6 L19 as favorite

-- Giants beat Athletics, 5-2 on Thursday
-- Cardinals lost to Royals, 4-2 on Thursday

Los Angeles at Colorado - 8:40 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Los Angeles Dodgers Kershaw (5-3, 1.68 ERA) 22-30 1-12 L13 vs. division
Colorado Rockies Garland (3-6, 5.05 ERA) 28-26 UNDER 8-2 L10 home

-- Dodgers lost to Angels, 3-2 on Thursday
-- Rockies lost to Astros, 7-5 on Thursday

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Boston at N.Y. Yankees - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Boston Red Sox Lester (6-1, 3.34 ERA) 33-22 1-5 L6 away Game 1's
New York Yankees Sabathia (4-4, 3.96 ERA) 30-23 6-3 L9 vs. division

-- Red Sox beat Phillies, 9-2 on Thursday
-- Yankees lost to Mets, 3-1 on Thursday

Detroit at Baltimore - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Detroit Tigers Scherzer (7-0, 3.42 ERA) 29-23 2-5 L7 as road favorite
Baltimore Orioles Gonzalez (2-2, 3.94 ERA) 30-24 OVER 7-1 L8

-- Tigers lost to Pirates, 1-0 on Thursday
-- Orioles beat Nationals, 2-0 on Thursday

Tampa Bay at Cleveland - 7:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Tampa Bay Rays Moore (8-0, 2.21 ERA) 29-24 UNDER 5-1 L6 away
Cleveland Indians Kluber (3-3, 4.57 ERA) 29-24 6-1 L7 home Game 1's

-- Rays beat Marlins, 5-2 on Thursday
-- Indians beat Reds, 7-1 on Thursday

Kansas City at Texas - 8:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Kansas City Royals Davis (3-4, 5.71 ERA) 22-29 5-9 L14 away
Texas Rangers Holland (4-2, 2.97 ERA) 33-20 7-1 L8 home Game 1's

-- Royals beat Cardinals, 4-2 on Thursday
-- Rangers beat Diamondbacks, 9-5 on Thursday

Seattle at Minnesota - 8:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Seattle Mariners Iwakuma (5-1, 2.35 ERA) 23-31 1-7 L8 away
Minnesota Twins Pelfrey (3-5, 6.85 ERA) 23-28 3-5 L8 as home underdog

-- Mariners beat Padres, 7-1 on Thursday
-- Twins beat Brewers, 8-6 on Thursday

Houston at Los Angeles - 10:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Houston Astros Keuchel (1-2, 5.09 ERA) 17-37 2-7 L9 vs. division
Los Angeles Angels Hanson (2-1, 3.86 ERA) 25-29 6-0 L6 home

-- Astros beat Rockies, 7-5 on Thursday
-- Angels beat Dodgers, 3-2 on Thursday

Chicago at Oakland - 10:05 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Chicago White Sox Axelrod (3-3, 4.21 ERA) 24-27 1-8 L9 away Game 1's
Oakland Athletics Colon (5-2, 3.82 ERA) 31-24 UNDER 5-1 L6 home

-- White Sox lost to Cubs, 8-3 on Thursday
-- Athletics lost to Giants, 5-2 on Thursday

INTERLEAGUE

Toronto at San Diego - 10:10 PM EST (Game 1/3)
Teams Pitcher Notes Team Record Betcha Didn't Know
Toronto Blue Jays Jenkins (1-0, 3.60 ERA) 23-31 5-10 L15 away
San Diego Padres Marquis (6-2, 3.70 ERA) 24-29 5-1 L6 home Game 1's

-- Blue Jays lost to Braves, 11-3 on Thursday
-- Padres lost to Mariners, 7-1 on Thursday

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