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Redmond and Blue Jays Open Series Against Lyles and Astros

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Todd Redmond (1-1, 3.32 ERA) takes on Jordan Lyles (5-6, 5.19 ERA) when the Blue Jays (57-71) play the first of a three-game series against the Astros (41-85) on Friday night at Minute Maid Park. Today's game is set to start at 7:10pm CDT and will be shown on SNET and CSN-HOU.

Redmond is 0-0 with a 1.50 ERA against the Astros in his career and should be able to take advantage of a Houston offense that is hitting just .237 for the year. Lyles holds a 0-0 record with a 7.20 ERA in his career vs. the Blue Jays. The Blue Jays look to stop their current five game losing streak. In their last game, the Blue Jays lost to the Yankees 5-3 while the Astros fell 5-4 to the Rangers. This season, the Blue Jays offense has pounded Astros pitching, hitting .310 with eight home runs in four games.

Astros Offense
B-80.7L. HoesLF78.30713144
C+77.7J. CastroC449.2735415472
C76.5M. StassiC7.3330010
C74.0C. CarterDH456.2145123640
C73.4J. Altuve2B514.2744944130
C72.7B. Wallace1B201.2202210281
C-71.7M. Dominguez3B454.2364417620
C-71.2J. VillarSS92.244120111
C-70.6R. GrossmanLF234.263243166
D66.3B. BarnesCF342.2253662710
D66.0M. GonzalezSS200.226214146
D65.9J. Elmore2B118.25013260

Blue Jays Offense
B+87.2E. Encarnacio1B550.2737631937
B83.5R. DavisCF264.2733821540
B83.2J. ReyesSS268.2943792912
C+79.5A. LindDH424.2805316441
C74.1B. Lawrie3B298.262299316
C73.9M. DeRosa3B191.223207310
D+68.1J. ArencibiaC408.2143919490
D66.8A. GoseCF48.2445022
D66.7M. KawasakiSS235.219211227
F52.7J. TholeC96.1468160
F41.1M. SierraRF5.0001000
F37.1K. PillarCF30.0801010

Astros Pitching
A94.6D. Martinez2.20.000.381
A-90.0B. Oberholtze34.0312.911.0922
B+87.8J. Cosart45.0111.601.1821
B84.3C. Lo9.0011.001.225
D66.8E. Bedard124.2394.481.49112
D62.5B. Peacock48.1245.591.4543
D62.0J. Lyles109.1565.191.5175
D-61.8D. Keuchel118.0575.111.5489
F55.9L. Harrell131.16145.551.6876
F27.3P. Humber41.2089.071.9225

Blue Jays Pitching
B84.8B. Cecil58.1512.781.0868
B82.0A. Loup62.0462.471.1044
B-80.3N. Wagner30.2243.231.1426
C+78.4T. Redmond43.1113.321.1144
C73.2M. Buehrle164.0974.231.33111
C72.9R. Dickey176.19124.491.27137
C72.5B. Lincoln30.1123.561.4224
D+68.4E. Rogers103.1374.531.4472
D64.8J. Happ54.2335.101.4643

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