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Probable Pitchers for May 13, 2013
PITCHf/x cards of today's probable pitchers can be found here: BrooksBaseball.net Probable Pitchers
Yesterday's Notable Stat Lines:
- Cubs SP Scott Feldman allowed one run over six innings in a no decision.
- Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez tossed seven scoreless innings in a no decision.
- Cubs RP Kevin Gregg notched his 6th save of the season.
- Cubs SS Starlin Castro went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a walk.
- Nationals 3B Ryan Zimmerman went 2-for-4 with and RBI and a stolen base.
(15-20) Brewers – 1 at 5 – Reds (22-16)
- Reds SP Bronson Arroyo had his stuff working, tossing 6 2/3 scoreless innings.
- Brewers SP Wily Peralta allowed four runs — three earned — on five hits and two walks over six innings.
- Reds OF Donald Lutz blasted his first major league homer, a three-run shot.
- Reds OF Xavier Paul launched his 2nd homer of the season.
- Pirates RP Jason Grilli nailed down his 15th save with a perfect inning.
- Mets SP Matt Harvey pitched well again but was left with a no-decision, giving up two runs over seven innings in a loss.
- Pirates SP Jeanmar Gomez went 5 innings giving up just two hits and an earned run.
- Pirates SS Clint Barmes singled and smacked a solo homer.
- Mets OF Lucas Duda launched a solo homer.
- Phillies SP Kyle Kendrick gave up two runs on six hits over seven innings.
- Diamondbacks RP Heath Bell suffered a blown save.
- Diamondbacks SP Brandon McCarthy threw eight scoreless innings in a no-decision.
- Diamondbacks SS Didi Gregorius went 2-for-5 with a double and his first triple of the season in an extra-innings loss.
- Dodgers SP Chris Capuano allowed one run on five hits and had seven strikeouts over 6 1/3 innings.
- Marlins SP Tom Koehler allowed just two runs on seven hits over five innings in his first start of the season.
- Marlins 2B Derek Dietrich went 2-for-4 with a double.
- Dodgers SS Dee Gordon notched his 4th stolen base of the year.
- Marlins OF Justin Ruggiano hit his 7th homer of the season.
- Dodgers 1B Scott Van Slyke hit his 1st homer of the year.
- Indians SP Zach McAllister permitted three runs — two earned — on eight hits and three walks over six frames in an extra innings win.
- With Chris Perez unavailable, Indians RP Cody Allen nailed down his first career save by striking out the only batter he faced.
- Tigers RP Jose Valverde suffered his first blown save of the season, coughing up a one-run lead.
- Tigers SP Rick Porcello allowed two runs over six innings, but took a no-decision.
- Indians OF Michael Brantley went 2-for-4 with a game-tying RBI single.
- Tigers C Brayan Peña went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer.
- Mariners SP Joe Saunders gave up one earned run on five hits over 6 1/3 innings for the win.
- Athletics 1B Brandon Moss went 0-for-4 with four strikeouts.
- Athletics SP Tommy Milone allowed five runs on six hits and three walks over five innings.
- Athletics C Derek Norris went 1-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base.
- Mariners DH Kendrys Morales and OF Jason Bay both hit their 4th homers of the year in the win.
- Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista slugged two home runs.
- Red Sox SP Ryan Dempster was shelled for six earned runs in five innings.
- Making his season debut, Blue Jays SP Chad Jenkins pitched 5 innings of 2-run ball for the win.
- Blue Jays got homers from 2B Emilio Bonifacio, 1B Edwin Encarnacion and 3B Brett Lawrie.
- Angels SP C.J. Wilson allowed three runs and four walks over 6 2/3 innings.
- White Sox SP Chris Sale threw a complete game one-hitter.
- Angels OF Mike Trout got the clubs only hit and also stole a base.
- White Sox SS Alexei Ramirez had a big night going 3-for-4 with two RBI, a run scored and two steals.
- Yankees RP Mariano Rivera notched his 15th save of the season.
- Yankees 2B Robinson Cano slugged his 10th home run of the season.
- Yankees SP Hiroki Kuroda went 7.2 innings for the win allowing just two runs.
- Royals SP Ervin Santana gave up four runs and eight hits over 6.1 innings for the loss.
- Yankees OF Vernon Wells continued his strong season launching his 9th homer of the year while also stealing a base.
- Rangers SP Nick Tepesch went 6 innings for the win allowing just one run and four hits.
- Astros SP Jordan Lyles had a rough start giving up eight runs in just 4 innings.
- Rangers got homers from OF David Murphy, OF Leonys Martin and 3B Adrian Beltre.
- Astros got homers from C Jason Castro, 1B Chris Carter and OF Brandon Barnes.
- Rays 1B James Loney continued his hot hitting, going 2-for-4 with a homer.
- Rays SP Roberto Hernandez picked up the win giving up two runs over 6 innings.
- Padres SP Eric Stults allowed three runs and five hits over 5.1 innings in the loss.
- Rays RP Fernando Rodney picked up his 6th save of the year.
- Padres 2B Alexi Amarista hit his 2nd homer of the season.
- Marlins optioned C Kyle Skipworth to Triple-A New Orleans.
- Marlins transferred OF Austin Kearns to the restricted list.
- The Pirates are expected to option INF Jordy Mercer to Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday.
- Reds sent C Corky Miller outright to Triple-A Louisville.
- Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez has been promoted to Triple-A Nashville.
- Mets recalled RHP Greg Burke from Triple-A Las Vegas.
- Mets placed RHP Jeurys Familia on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with right biceps tendinitis.
- Rockies recalled OF Charlie Blackmon from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
- Rockies placed OF Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with an inflammed cervical disc.
- Rangers activated LHP Martin Perez from the 15-day disabled list; optioned him to Double-A Frisco.
- Red Sox recalled C Ryan Lavarnway from Triple-A Pawtucket.
- Red Sox placed C David Ross on the 7-day disabled list with a concussion.
- Orioles recalled LHP Michael Belfiore from Triple-A Norfolk.
- Yankees transferred 1B Mark Teixeira from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
- Yankees purchased the contract of INF Alberto Gonzalez from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
- Yankees placed SS Eduardo Nunez on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 6, with a rib cage injury.
- Astros signed RHP Edgar Gonzalez.
- Astros designated RHP Philip Humber for assignment.
- Cardinals OF Prospect Oscar Taveras is day-to-day with a right ankle injury.
- Phillies RP Mike Adams is day-to-day with back spasms.
- The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review confirms Pirates 2B Neil Walker (hand) will be activated from the disabled list Monday.
- Pirates RP Jeanmar Gomez left Sunday's start against the Meta with left calf tightness.
- Braves SP Brandon Beachy (elbow) will make a start in extended spring training on Tuesday.
- Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said SP Jake Westbrook (elbow) "should be ready" after two missed starts.
- Pirates SP Charlie Morton (elbow, shoulder) will resume his rehab assignment on Thursday at Double-A Altoona.
- Mets RP Frank Francisco will visit the doctor after feeling soreness in his surgically-repaired right elbow Saturday.
- Reds OF Chris Heisey (hamstring) is slated to be activated from the disabled list on Friday.
- Cubs SP Matt Garza (lat) is expected to make two more rehab starts.
- Angels SS Erick Aybar (hamstring) is hoping to return to the Angels' lineup Monday.
- Orioles SP Jake Arrieta was scratched from his start at Triple-A Norfolk on Sunday with a right shoulder strain.
- Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen left Sunday's start against the Twins with a right oblique strain.
- Athletics manager Bob Melvin wouldn't rule out OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) being activated from the disabled list on Wednesday, the first day he's eligible.
- Orioles RP Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) will begin a rehab assignment on Thursday.
- Orioles 3B Wilson Betemit (knee) will not be ready for activation when eligible.
- It's possible Angels RP Ryan Madson (elbow) will be activated from the disabled list after a rehab appearance with High-A Inland Empire on Monday.
- Yankees RP Ivan Nova (triceps) felt pain in his left side while playing catch on Sunday.
- Yankees RP Joba Chamberlain (oblique) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Tuesday.
- Twins RP Glen Perkins (side) will be available out of the Twins' bullpen Sunday after throwing a bullpen session with no issues.
- Blue Jays SP Brandon Morrow (neck) had a successful bullpen session Sunday and said he should be fine to start on Wednesday.
- Mariners OF Franklin Gutierrez (hamstring) will run the bases prior to Sunday's game.
- Mariners RP Stephen Pryor (lat) resumed throwing this past week.
- Rays OF Desmond Jennings (groin) is hoping to return to the lineup on Tuesday.
Notes and Rumors:
- FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Cubs have signed 1B Anthony Rizzo to a seven-year, $41 million extension.
- Cardinals SP John Gast will be called up to start on Tuesday against the Mets in place of the injured Jake Westbrook.