In the first ever match-up of former BlueClaws starters in the major leagues, Matt Maloney (0-1) will face Cole Hamels (6-7) as the Reds and Phillies wrap up their 4-game series Sunday afternoon at Citizen's Bank Park going in to the All-Star break.
Saturday's HomeSider of the day has to be Gavin Floyd. Gavin won again for the white hot White Sox, beating the Royals, 5-1. Gavin went 7.2, giving up just 1 run. In his last 7 starts, Floyd has averaged over 7 innings per start, while posting a 1.25 ERA and improving to 5-7 after a rough start (2-6, ERA 6+)