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Pitching matchups for Saturday’s MLB games

We take a look at the pitching matchups for each MLB game on the slate for Saturday, May 8th.

MLB: New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

Saturday’s slate of MLB games will get started early in the afternoon through the night, and it starts with one of the best pitching matchups you’ll see this season in the first game of the day. Between Washington Nationals starter Max Scherzer and New York Yankees Corey Kluber, the two combine for five Cy Young Awards. Scherzer has three, and Kluber has two. The two will square off in New York at 1:05 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN+.

Here’s a look at the pitching matchups for Saturday’s 15-game MLB slate on May 8th.

Nationals vs. Yankees: Max Scherzer vs. Corey Kluber
Rockies vs. Cardinals: Chi Chi Gonzalez vs. Carlos Martinez
Pirates vs. Cubs: Wil Crowe vs. Trevor Williams
Padres vs. Giants: Joe Musgrove vs. Kevin Gausman
Rays vs. Athletics: Tyler Glasnow vs. Frankie Montas
Twins vs. Tigers: Jose Berrios vs. Jose Urena
Reds vs. Indians: Luis Castillo vs. Aaron Civale
Brewers vs. Marlins: Adrian Houser vs. TBD
Red Sox vs. Orioles: Garrett Richards vs. Zac Lowther
Mariners vs. Rangers: Ljay Newsome vs. Dane DDunning
Diamondbacks vs. Mets: Merrill Kelly vs. Joey Lucchesi
White Sox vs. Royals: Lance Lynn vs. Daniel Lynch
Blue Jays vs. Astros: Steven Matz vs. Christian Javier
Phillies vs. Braves: Vince Velasquez vs. Ian Anderson
Dodgers vs. Angels: Clayton Kershaw vs. Dylan Bundy