Blue Jays hope Sanchez pitches in vs. Angels
One of the main reasons the Toronto Blue Jays have had trouble winning after a solid start to the season is that their pitching rotation has been struggling.
One exception has been J.A. Happ. The Blue Jays won for the second time in nine games Tuesday night and the winning pitcher in each case was Happ.
Skaggs also will be making his 10th start of the season. He took the loss Thursday against the Tampa Bay Rays after tossing six innings and allowing one earned run on six hits with three walks and seven strikeouts.
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He has allowed two or fewer runs in eight of nine starts this season, including each of his past five starts.
In four career starts against the Blue Jays, he is 2-2 with a 3.86 ERA. He earned the win in his only start against Toronto last season at Angel Stadium on April 22, allowing two earned runs in seven-plus innings.
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Jackson’s dynamism already has those in Baltimore excited, though, and rightly so.
Pirates: CF Starling Marte (strained right oblique) is accompanying the team on its trip. He’s eligible to be activated from the DL on Saturday.
Reds: RH Michael Lorenzen worked out with the Reds pregame and is expected to be activated before Wednesday’s game. He has been on the DL since spring training with a strained right shoulder. Adrian Gonzalez Jersey He pitched two innings Sunday in a rehab appearance.
Pirates: Chad Kuhl (4-2) is 3-1 in his last six starts. He’s faced the Reds once this season, getting a no-decision in Pittsburgh’s 7-4 loss on April 7.
Reds: Homer Bailey (1-6) lasted only 4 2/3 innings during a 5-2 loss in Pittsburgh on April 5. The Reds are 1-9 in his starts this season.