St. Louis Cardinals @ Baltimore Orioles
Friday, August 8, 7:05 PM EDT , Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Justin Masterson, RHP
Chris Tillman, RHPMasterson won his Cardinals debut, though there is room for improvement. He was able to finish six innings, but he walked three for the 11th time in his last 13 starts, and he allowed five runs for the 10th time this season.
Saturday, August 9, 4:05 PM EDT , Oriole Park at Camden YardsTillman went seven strong innings against the Mariners his last time out, allowing four hits without surrendering a walk or a run. The right-hander is 3-2 with a 2.45 ERA in his past 10 starts.
John Lackey, RHP
Ubaldo Jimenez, RHPLackey tossed a quality start in his Cardinals debut on Sunday, lasting seven innings while allowing two runs. After he surrendered the two runs in the first two innings, Lackey retired 12 of the next 13 batters he faced to earn the win.
Sunday, August 10, 1:35 PM EDT , Oriole Park at Camden YardsJimenez will be activated prior to the game vs. the Cardinals on Saturday. The right-hander, who's been on the DL with a sprained right ankle, will make his first start since July 5.
Lance Lynn, RHP
To Be AnnouncedLynn tossed seven innings, allowing two runs (one earned), on Tuesday against the Red Sox in a no-decision. The start was the sixth straight in which he has lasted at least six innings and surrendered two runs or fewer.