Game 1: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Francisco Giants
The final game of this three game series between rivals will feature a great pitching matchup of two aces. Starter for the Dodgers is lefty Clayton Kershaw who has a 6-2 record with a 2.43 ERA and 57 strikeouts. The Giants will send out their ace in Johnny Cueto who is 4-2 with a 4.15 ERA and 46 strikeouts to start the season. Hitter to watch for the Dodger is Corey Seager who has a .364 average with 1 home run and 2 RBIs in 22 at-bats against Cueto in his career. For the Giants watch for Buster Posey who has the best career numbers against Kershaw on the Giants with a .273 average with 3 home runs and 10 RBIs in 77 at-bats.
Game 2: Cincinnati Reds at Chicago Cubs
This game between NL Central rivals is a big one as the Reds look to continue their surprising hot start and the defending World Champion Cubs look to get back on track from what has been a disappointing start to their 2017 season. Starting for the Reds is righty Scott Feldman who has a 2-3 record with a 3.59 ERA and 34 strikeouts. The Cubs will send out righty Kyle Hendricks who has a 3.40 ERA and 34 strikeouts. Hitter to watch for the Reds is Joey Votto who has a .636 average with 2 home runs and 2 RBIs in 11 career at-bats against Hendricks. For the Cubs watch for Kris Bryant who has had a good start to his season with a .299 average with 7 home runs and 18 RBIs.
Game 3: Colorado Rockies at Minnesota Twins
This game between two of the most surprising teams in baseball this year should be a good matchup to find out who could be a legit contender and who is a pretender. Starter for the Rockies is righty German Marquez who has a 1-2 record with a 4.88 ERA and 21 strikeouts. The Twins will send out righty Ervin Santana who has a 6-1 record with a 1.50 ERA and 41 strikeouts. Hitter to watch for the Rockies is D.J. LeMahieu who has a .379 average with 2 RBIs in his last 7 games. For the Twins watch for Miguel Sano who is having a good start to his 2017 season with a .297 average with 10 home runs and 30 RBIs and also leads the league with a 54.0 hard hit percentage.