Game 1: Toronto Blue Jays at Atlanta Braves
This game will be between two struggling teams and will feature a matchup of two good young arms in baseball. The Blue Jays will start righty Marcus Stroman who has a 3-2 record with a 3.33 ERA and 40 strikeouts. The Braves will send out Julio Teheran who has a 3-3 record with a 4.08 ERA and 34 strikeouts. The hitter to watch for the Blue Jays is Justin Smoak who has a .409 average with 3 home runs and 8 RBIs in his last 7 games. For the Braves, watch for young shortstop Dansby Swanson who has picked it up lately with a .400 average, 1 home run, and 4 RBIs in his last 7 games.
Game 2: Washington Nationals at Pittsburgh Pirates
This game will be between one of the best teams in baseball and one of the most disappointing teams so far this season. The NL East leading Nationals will start righty Tanner Roark who has a 3-1 record with a 3.88 ERA and 39 strikeouts. The slow starting Pirates will send out young righty Tyler Glasnow who has a 1-3 record with a 7.98 ERA and 39 strikeouts. The hitter to watch for the Nationals is Jayson Werth who has been batting .600 with 1 home run and 2 RBIs in the past 7 games. For the Pirates, watch for Josh Harrison who has a .333 average with 1 home run and 1 RBI in his past 7 games.
Game 3: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers
This game features two teams in the AL that are looking to have a strong day to try and push towards the division leaders in their respected divisions. Starting for the Orioles is righty Dylan Bundy who is having a strong start to his 2017 season with a 5-1 record, a 2.26 ERA, and 36 strikeouts. The Tigers will send out their struggling righty Jordan Zimmermann who has a 3-2 record with a 6.28 ERA and 22 strikeouts. The hitter to watch for the Orioles is Chris Davis who has a .467 average with 4 home runs and 7 RBIs in his past 7 games. He even has a .571 average with 2 home runs and 3 RBIs in 7 career at-bats against Zimmermann. For the Tigers, watch for J.D. Martinez who has a .500 average with 4 home runs and 8 RBIs in 4 games since being activated from the DL with a foot injury.