In his first postseason start, in ALDS Game 1 at Kansas City, McHugh threw six innings, allowing one walk, two runs and four hits, including two homers. Including Game 1, he’s 2-0 with a 1.38 ERA in 13 innings vs. the Royals in his career.
Cueto takes the hill in the decisive Game 5. After a rough beginning to Game 2, Cueto retired 12 of the final 14 hitters he faced. The right-hander wound up throwing six innings, giving up seven hits and four runs. The Royals won, 5-4.