The Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals, along with the Cup, will be at Nationals Park on Saturday.
The team will be introduced prior to the game and Capitals captain and Conn Smythe-winner Alex Ovechkin will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
Giants: RHP Johnny Cueto (right elbow inflammation) and RHP Jeff Samardzija (right shoulder tightness) threw bullpen sessions. http://www.officialbillslockerroom.com/elite-andre-holmes-jersey Bochy said Samardzija will throw one more bullpen and then throw to hitters or make a rehab start. Cueto said he would like to throw two more bullpens and then a batting practice.
It wasn’t that way in the minors this season when Montas (3-0) had a 1-5 record in nine starts at Triple-A Nashville. But he is 3-0 with a 1.25 ERA with the A’s this season, including eight shutout innings against Kansas City last Friday.
Blue Jays: 2B Devon Travis was held out of the lineup because of a sore right knee suffered in a minor collision with outfielder Kevin Pillar on Friday. Travis had knee surgery last June and missed the remainder of the season.
Orioles RHP Alex Cobb (2-7, 6.19) faces Blue Jays RHP Marco Estrada (2-6, 5.29). Cobb allowed one run Andre Holmes Jersey over six innings and struck out a season-high seven to beat the Mets on June 5. Estrada allowed one run over six innings in his previous start, but did not get a decision. He’s winless in eight starts and has lost five straight decisions.Strasburg exits with apparent injury, Giants beat Nats 9-5
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Nick Tropeano (R), 7 percent, Los Angeles Angels at Minnesota Twins: There’s risk here as Tropeano is still searching for consistency after missing all of 2017, but he has shown enough to stream facing a Twins lineup that defines league average against righties.