Thursday August 21st, the matchup, there in here. There's also an interesting situation to point out. The vast majority of hurlers for the day profile as good starting options. Be that because of the matchup or recent returns, the majority of hurlers Thursday have at least some reason to recommend them for a starting spot in your lineup.

DISH DIAMONDS – The Best Hitting Matchups of the Day

Starlin Castro has hit .417 over 24 at-bats against Madison Bumgarner

Carl Crawford has six hits in 10 at-bats when Tyson Ross is on the hill. He's also been on fire the past two weeks. 

Scott Hairston has hit three doubles and a homer in 13 at-bats when Wade Miley was on the hill. He's batting .385 with eight RBIs in the matchup. 

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Torii Hunter has six hits in 14 at-bats against Alex Cobb. That's a .400 average. 

Joe Mauer has returned from injury, and he's finally looking like Joe Mauer. He's got five hits in 13 at-bats...

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