Masahiro Tanaka has enjoyed facing AL West opponents in his career and has really enjoyed facing the Los Angeles Angels. The right-hander looks to extend his mastery of the Angels on Thursday night when the New York Yankees wrap up a four-game series in Los Angeles.

The Cleveland Indians are on the road as they play the first game of a four-game set with the Houston Astros Thursday night. Cleveland closed out a brief two-game interleague set with Miami at home with a 6-2 victory Wednesday afternoon. Houston played the rubber game of a three-game set with the Twins at home on Wednesday night. The Astros won the regular season series 4-3 last season, including taking two of three at home. In the postseason, Houston swept the Indians in three straight contests.

Major League Baseball action on Thursday afternoon and the National League West will duke it out with National League Central as the Arizona Diamondbacks takes on the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, PA. This is game four of a four-game series.


The Kansas City Royals are on the road to complete a three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays Wednesday afternoon. Tampa Bay won the opening game of the series by a 6-3 score on Monday night to get back in the win column. The pitching matchup for the middle game of the set Tuesday night saw Homer Bailey take the mound for the Royals against Ryne Stanek of the Rays. 

The Cleveland Indians will host the Miami Marlins in the two-game interleague series finale Wednesday afternoon from Progressive Field. The Marlins will send 23-year old right-hander Sandy Alcantara to the mound, and the Indians will counter with 25-year old right-hander Jefry Rodriguez. This marks the first series between these two clubs since the 2016 season.

Though familiarity has not bred contempt between the Milwaukee Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals, the NL Central rivals will play their 10th game in 28 days Wednesday when they wrap up a three-game set at Busch Stadium. Jhoulys Chacin (2-2, 5.92 ERA) has not won in three starts after posting victories in his first two, and the 15-game winner from last year has yet to have a lights-out outing for the Brewers.

German Marquez looks to make some tweaks and pick up a second win in three starts as the Colorado Rockies wrap up a three-game series versus the Washington Nationals on Wednesday. Anibal Sanchez (0-2, 4.91 ERA) has been competitive in his last three starts but not good enough to win any of them as Washington’s offense has failed to help by providing only four runs in those games The right-hander took a loss in Miami on Friday night after being reached for three runs and five hits in 5 1-3 innings of a 3-

The Texas Rangers are on the road as they finish up a three-game set against the Oakland A’s Wednesday afternoon. Oakland picked up the win in the opening game of the set by a 6-1 score Monday night. The pitching matchup for Tuesday’s middle game of the set saw Lance Lynn get the start for the Rangers against the A’s Frankie Montas.

The San Diego Padres will host the Seattle Mariners as the clubs conclude a mini two-game interleague series Wednesday afternoon from Petco Park. The Mariners will send 33-year old right-hander Felix Hernandez to the hill, and the Padres will reply with 23-year old right-hander Chris Paddack. The Padres defeated the Mariners in all four meetings last season.

The Toronto Blue Jays will host the San Francisco Giants in an interleague clash Wednesday afternoon from the Rogers Centre. The Giants will hand the ball to 30-year old left-hander Drew Pomeranz, and 34-year old right-hander Clay Buchholz will take the mound for the Blue Jays. This is the first series between these two clubs since the 2016 season.


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