Thursday, July 25, 7:05 PM PDT, O.co Coliseum
Straily allowed two runs on eight hits and no walks with four strikeouts in seven innings against the Angels on Saturday, but took the loss. He's allowed three runs over his last 20 1/3 innings.
Although Wilson has pitched well for a while, he is coming off of his best start this season. Wilson shut out the Athletics, limiting them to three hits in 8 1/3 innings Saturday and will look for a repeat performance.
Friday, July 26, 7:05 PM PDT, O.co Coliseum
Colon tossed a four-hit shutout, his third of the season, against the Angels on Sunday, walking one and striking out five. He is 10-1 with a 1.62 ERA and 1.03 WHIP over a string of 13 consecutive quality starts.
Williams' struggles carried into the second half when he allowed four earned runs in five-plus innings Sunday. Williams has pitched into the fifth just once in a month that has seen his ERA balloon from 3.21 to 4.73.
Saturday, July 27, 12:05 PM PDT, O.co Coliseum
Milone rebounded nicely from his shortest outing of the season in his previous start, holding the Astros to two earned runs (three total) on just five hits with one walk and five strikeouts over six innings on Monday.
Richards has spent some time in the Angels rotation this season, but he has not made a start since April 30. The right-hander will be pitching instead of Joe Blanton, who has had his share of struggles this season.
Sunday, July 28, 1:05 PM PDT, O.co Coliseum
Parker took a no-decision after allowing two runs -- one earned -- on five hits and two walks with four strikeouts in seven innings against the Astros on Tuesday. He hasn't allowed more than three earned runs in a start since May 6.
In his first start since returning from the DL, Hanson gave the Angels exactly what they needed. The righty pitched 5 1/3 innings and held the Twins to just one run on four hits with eight strikeouts.