Anaheim Angels (66-44) @ Los Angeles Dodgers (63-49)
Game 1. Monday, 7:10PM. Sports Net LA.
139 IP | 2.65 ERA | 2.82 FIP | .322 BABIP
If he wasn't in the shadow of Clayton Kershaw, Greinke would be mentioned among Cy Young candidates. He only struck out 13 Braves in his last start.vs.
144 IP | 2.74 ERA | 2.71 FIP | .261 BABIP
Richards is coming off giving up four earned runs in back-to-back starts for the first time since April 25-30, 2013. On Wednesday, the 26-year-old was burned by a two-run homer from Adam Jones but he still went seven innings and walked none.
Game 2. Tuesday, 7:10PM. Sports Net LA.
121 IP | 1.71 ERA | 1.71 FIP | .279 BABIP
A 1.71 ERA. Seriously? If he isn't the favorite for a third Cy Young Award, Don Mattingly should issue a manager's challenge.vs.
79 IP | 3.76 ERA | 3.91 FIP | .276 BABIP
Santiago will start in Tyler Skaggs' spot, as Skaggs is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained flexor tendon in his left forearm. Santiago last pitched out of the 'pen in the Angels' 13-inning win over the Orioles, when he picked up the win.