This is a quick preview of MLB’s scheduled games for Thursday July 11th, 2013.
Games – 12
AL Games – 6
NL Games – 6
American League Games (6):
Toronto Blue Jays (44-46) @ Cleveland Indians (47-44) – 12:05 pm
Toronto was able to tie this series up 1-1 with a close victory last night. Today they start the slate of MLB games with pitcher R.A. Dickey (8-9, 4.77) taking on Cleveland’s Danny Salazar (0-0), making his first start.
This is the last of what has been a close and exciting series. Salazar has a fighting chance against the former Cy Young Award winner Dickey. He will need run support however, which may be easier said than done with the knuckleballer on the mound. The Cleveland lineup will dictate this game and ultimately the series outcome.
Series score: 1-1
Minnesota Twins (37-51) @ Tampa Bay Rays (52-40) – 12:10 pm
The Twins lost the series in a close 13-inning game Wednesday night. A tough game fought wasn’t enough to snap the Rays and their winning streak. Ga...