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Probable Pitchers

Kansas City Royals @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Jason Vargas, LHP
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    Jason Vargas, last 5 years vs. CLE
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Vargas is 3-3 with a 5.19 career ERA against the Indians. He has been better at Progressive Field -- in four career starts there he is 1-0 with a 3.38 ERA.

Corey Kluber, RHP
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After three strong starts to open his season, Kluber labored on Wednesday against the White Sox. Over six innings, the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner gave up six runs and ended with six strikeouts and one walk.

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Kansas City Royals @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Jeremy Guthrie, RHP
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Guthrie has had a rough go against the Tribe throughout his career (5-5, 6.06 ERA), and that is especially the case at Progressive Field, where he is 2-4.

Trevor Bauer, RHP
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After missing his last scheduled start on Saturday due to illness, Bauer slides in to start against the Royals.

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Kansas City Royals @ Cleveland Indians

, Progressive Field
Yordano Ventura, RHP
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Ventura has been ejected from his past two starts after being at the center of incidents with the White Sox and Athletics. He allowed just two runs on five hits while striking out eight in seven innings against the White Sox in his last outing.

Danny Salazar, RHP
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Salazar set a career high with 11 strikeouts in a win over the Tigers on Friday in Detroit. The righty averaged 97 mph with his fastball and held the Tigers to one run on six hits over seven innings.

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Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Alfredo Simon, RHP
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Simon could become the ninth Tiger in the last 100 years to win each of his first five starts to begin a season. His latest victory came with 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball Saturday against the Indians at Comerica Park.

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Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Kyle Lobstein, LHP
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    Kyle Lobstein, last 5 years vs. KC
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With Justin Verlander on the shelf, Lobstein has settled into the Tigers' rotation. Last time out, he overcame his first-inning woes by simulating an inning in bullpen warmups, helping him toss seven strong innings against Cleveland Sunday.

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