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Orioles CF Adam Jones (left ankle, hip) isn't in the lineup on Saturday night vs. the Astros. Joey Rickard will play center and lead off.

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Stephen Strasburg sets a career high with his 15th strikeout. He has made 108 pitches today. His career high is 119 pitches, done twice (most recently May 5 at the Phillies). He made 118 pitches in his last start, Sunday at the Braves.

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White Sox 3B Todd Frazier (rest) isn't in the lineup for the second game of Saturday's doubleheader vs. the Tigers. Matt Davidson will play third and bat fifth.

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Cardinals 1B Matt Carpenter (rest) will miss his first start this month on Saturday night vs. the Rockies. Jedd Gyorko will move over to first with Johnny Peralta starting in Gyorko's place at third.

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Stephen Strasburg has struck out 14 through six innings, tying his career high for a game (done twice before, including in his major league debut June 8, 2010, against the Pirates). The 14 strikeouts are tied for the most by a pitcher in a game this season with the Marlins' Dan Straily, who did it April 22 at the Padres.

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The Nationals' Stephen Strasburg has 11 strikeouts through five innings, matching his career high through five innings. The 11 strikeouts are tied for the second-most by a pitcher through the first five innings of a start this season, matching the Royals' Nathan Karns, against the Orioles on May 13.

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Ben Zobrist has a sore wrist but Joe Maddon says he's available off the bench. Ian Happ is starting at 2nd.

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Watch Ian Happ discuss his first ML start at second base which happens to be his natural position.

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The starters in the Cubs-Dodgers game have had success against their respective opponent. The Cubs' John Lackey is 6-4 with a 1.73 ERA in his career against the Dodgers, his lowest ERA against any opponent. The Dodgers' Brandon McCarthy is 1-1 with a 1.47 ERA in his career against the Cubs, his second-lowest ERA against any opponent.

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Mike Trout's first-inning home run against the Marlins was calculated at 456 feet. It's the sixth-longest homer of his career -- his first 450-footer since 2015, when he had a 471-foot shot at Coors Field.

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Bryce Harper's Memorial Day cleats pay tribute to military members who lost their lives in active service. es.pn/2rK2gBD

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Hall of Famer & former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, who died Fri. at 85, said in our Cooperstown interviews that neither Pete Rose nor any PEDs user should be inducted in the Hall, but that union head Marvin Miller ("he did more for changing the game than any other person") & Yankees owner George Steinbrenner should be in. "The Boss," Bunning said, was even "smart" in death: "He died in a year, 2010, that there is no estate tax...his estate could have been hit with $500 million in 2009 or $600 million in 2011."

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Ian Happ will get his first ML start at second base on Saturday as both Ben Zobrist and Javier Baez won't start against Brandon McCarthy of the Dodgers. Jon Jay is in CF and leads off while Kyle Schwarber bats second. Miguel Montero will catch for John Lackey.

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1B Wil Myers (rest) isn't in the Padres starting lineup Saturday vs. the Nationals. Yangervis Solarte gets the start at first base, Cory Spangenberg at second.

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OF J.D. Martinez will sit for the first game of the Tigers' Saturday doubleheader vs. the White Sox. Tyler Collins gets the start in right field, JaCoby Jones in center. In addition, Andrew Romine will bat leadoff and start at 2B with Ian Kinsler (hamstring) on the disabled list.

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Max Scherzer's 13-strikeout game Friday was the fifth straight start vs. the Padres in which he's racked up 10 or more K's, matching Hall of Famer Randy Johnson for the longest such streak against San Diego. (Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

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Tim Adleman had a stellar outing Friday vs. the Phillies (8 IP, 0 ER, 1 hit). Adleman is the first Reds starter to pitch eight or more innings and allow one or zero hits since Homer Bailey did it in his July 2, 2013 no-hitter vs. the Giants. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

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Antonio Senzatela got the win for the Rockies Friday night, improving Colorado's record by rookie starting pitchers to 11-2 in May. That's the most wins by a team's rookie starters in one month since the A's rookie hurlers were 11-5 September 2009, per the Elias Sports Bureau. (Photo: Matt Kartozian/USA TODAY Sports)

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C Jonathan Lucroy isn't in the Rangers' starting lineup Saturday vs. the Blue Jays. Robinson Chirinos will start at catcher and bat cleanup.