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GameThread No.62: Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros, June 5, 2018 7:10 PM CDT

Join the conversation for this matchup of two great left-handed pitchers as the Astros will throw Dallas Keuchel and the Mariners will match with James Paxton, who already threw a no-hitter this season.

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Houston Astros (37-24) vs. Seattle Mariners (37-22), June 5, 2018, 7:10 PM CDT

TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW

Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM

Online: MLB.TV

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Pitching Matchup

LHP Dallas Keuchel (3-7, 3.65 ERA, 60 SO) vs. LHP James Paxton (4-1, 3.13 ERA, 95 SO)

This will be a very fun pitcher's duel tonight at Minute Maid Park as James Paxton, over the course of his career, has dominated the Houston Astros as Astros hitters have only been able to produce a slash line of .224/,275/.333 against the big Canadian left-hander. On the opposite side, Dallas Keuchel has pitched equally as well if not better against the Mariners, with Seattle hitters producing a slash line of .200/.226/.400 against the 2015 American League Cy Young winner.

Today's Lineups

Seattle Mariners Houston Astros
Dee Gordon - 2B George Springer - RF
Jean Segura - SS Alex Bregman - 3B
Mitch Haniger - RF Jose Altuve - 2B
Nelson Cruz - DH Carlos Correa - SS
Kyle Seager - 3B Yuli Gurriel - 1B
Ryon Healy - 1B Evan Gattis - DH
Guillermo Heredia - CF Marwin Gonzalez - LF
Ben Gamel - LF Max Stassi - C
Mike Zunino - C Jake Marisnick - CF
James Paxton - LHP Dallas Keuchel - LHP