Kris Medlen Royals
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Kris Medlen, Kansas City Royals at Tampa Bay Rays
Kris Medlen is 2-0 with a 3.10 ERA and a 0.98 WHIP.
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Season Totals: 35-41, 599.2 IP, 475 Ks, 4.02 ERA (268 earned runs), 1.29 WHIP (590 hits, 185 walks)
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Ian Kennedy Padres
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Ian Kennedy, San Diego Padres at Philadelphia Phillies
Ian Kennedy is 8-11 with a 4.01 ERA. He’s 2-1 in his past three starts with a 1.01 ERA. He has a 3.56 ERA on the road despite a 2-7 record.
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Season Totals: 35-41, 593.2 IP, 470 Ks, 3.99 ERA (263 earned runs), 1.29 WHIP (585 hits, 180 walks)
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Jonathan Niese, New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
Jonathan Niese is 8-9 with a 3.80 ERA. He’s 4-5 on the road with a 3.48 ER and 2-0 against the Phillies with a 0.68 ERA, including seven scoreless innings at Citizens Bank Stadium.
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Season Totals: 35-40, 587.2 IP, 464 Ks, 3.98 ERA (260 earned runs), 1.29 WHIP (579 hits, 179 walks)
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Jerad Eickhoff
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Jerad Eickhoff, Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets
Jerad Eickhoff threw six scoreless innings in his Major League debut. He was 11-5 with a 3.95 ERA in Triple-A. He is unlikely to pick up a W, but he should  keep it close.
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Season Totals: 35-40, 584.2 IP, 461 Ks, 3.93 ERA (255 earned runs), 1.28 WHIP (575 hits, 175 walks)
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Nathan Karns
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Nathan Karns, Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins
Nathan Karns is 7-5 with a 3.44 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP. He’s 3-0 in his past six starts with a 2.81 ERA.
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Season Totals: 35-40, 584.2 IP, 461 Ks, 3.93 ERA (255 earned runs), 1.28 WHIP (575 hits, 175 walks)
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Joe Ross
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Joe Ross, Washington Nationals vs. Milwaukee Brewers
Joe Ross is 3-5 with a 3.86 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP. At home he’s 2-2 with a 2.55 ERA with just one walk in 24.2 innings and a 0.89 WHIP.
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Season Totals: 34-40, 572.2 IP, 450 Ks, 3.87 ERA (251 earned runs), 1.28 WHIP (562 hits, 174 walks)
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Kyle Hendricks
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Kyle Hendricks, Chicago Cubs vs. Atlanta Braves
Kyle Hendricks is 6-5 with a 3.97 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP. ┬áHe’s 2-2 at home with a 3.39 ERA and has a 1.59 ERA against the Braves.
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Season Totals: 34-39, 567.2 IP, 445 Ks, 3.87 ERA (244 earned runs), 1.28 WHIP (554 hits, 172 walks)
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