Tuesday, June 11
Other guys: Sabathia turned in a complete game against the Indians in his last start, his second straight solid outing after fighting through a rough patch. The ace has been compensating for a dip in velocity by leaning on his curve and changeup.A's: Colon has won four straight starts, posting a microscopic 0.90 ERA and 1.07 WHIP in those 30 innings of work. Overall, he's issued just six walks in 77 1/3 innings.
Wednesday, June 12
Other guys: Hughes has been inconsistent this year, but he was sharp his last time out, holding the Mariners to an unearned run over seven innings to pick up his first win in five starts. He pitched eight scoreless frames vs. the A's on May 4 in New York.A's: Straily took a no-decision after allowing four runs on six hits and two walks with three strikeouts in seven innings against the White Sox on Thursday. Before that, he had allowed two runs in his previous 19 innings.
Thursday, June 13
Other guys: Kuroda has taken three losses and a no-decision in his last four starts, posting a 5.23 ERA over that span. Kuroda lost to the Mariners his last time out, allowing four runs in 6 1/3 innings.A's: Parker earned the win after allowing three runs -- two earned -- on five hits and two walks with four strikeouts in seven innings against the White Sox on Friday. He has a 2.43 ERA over his last six starts.