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Probable Pitchers

Houston Astros @ Minnesota Twins

, Target Field
Scott Kazmir, LHP
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Since Kazmir came over from the Rays in a trade in late July, the Astros have the best team ERA in baseball (2.57) in that span, including the best rotation ERA (2.60). He’s third in AL with 2.39 ERA.

Kyle Gibson, RHP
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Gibson is still looking for his first win since July 12, as he earned a no-decision against the Orioles on Saturday, allowing two runs over 5 2/3 innings. He has a 6.35 ERA in August.

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Houston Astros @ Minnesota Twins

, Target Field
Mike Fiers, RHP
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Fiers will be pitching for the first time since his first career no-hitter, blanking the Dodgers on Aug. 21. He threw a career-high 134 pitches in that game, and the Astros opted to give him a few extra days of rest.

Mike Pelfrey, RHP
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Pelfrey has pitched well in August, posting a 2.83 ERA in five starts, but has just one win over that span. He lasted 4 2/3 innings against the Orioles on Sunday, giving up three runs on nine hits.

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Houston Astros @ Minnesota Twins

, Target Field
Lance McCullers, RHP
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McCullers is making his second start since rejoining the rotation from Double-A Corpus Christi, where he spent three weeks mostly throwing out on the side to rest his arm. He’s struck out 87 in 83 2/3 innings.

Ervin Santana, RHP
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Santana has struggled in August, posting a 9.12 ERA in five starts. He lasted only 2 2/3 innings last time out, allowing five runs in a no-decision against the Rays on Tuesday.

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Seattle Mariners @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
Felix Hernandez, RHP
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    Felix Hernandez, last 5 years vs. HOU
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Career stats

The ace had an 8.48 ERA over his previous five starts before firing eight innings of three-hit, two-run ball vs. the A's on Wednesday. One of his worst career starts came in Houston on June 12, when he allowed eight runs in one-third of an inning.

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Seattle Mariners @ Houston Astros

, Minute Maid Park
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