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Our starting pitcher is a righty.
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The 33-year-old righty finished the year with a 3.20 ERA in 202 1/3 innings and a team-high 6.3 Wins Above Replacement, good for eighth in the NL.
Rookie right-hander Brandon Woodruff (2-2, 3.76) will take the mound for the Brewers and the Reds are going with veteran righty Homer Bailey (5-9, 6.96), who is 1-1 with a 7.07 ERA in three outings against them this year.
Reds manager Bryan Price turned to rookie right-hander Luke Farrell to pitch the ninth with a four-run deficit, giving the righty a chance to pitch in front of his father, Red Sox manager John Farrell.
But with Knebel unavailable, manager Craig Counsell was forced to tap righty Jeremy Jeffress to close it out.
Skillin, a lefty, shares the punting job with Velazquez, a righty.
Going righty-heavy meant that the lefty-hitting Shin-Soo Choo was off and Delino DeShields was in.
With one run in, runners on second and third and two outs in the first, Tigers catcher James McCann faced Tribe righty Mike Clevinger.
Mike Morrison, a 23-year-old righty, came in to close out the game for Kannapolis.
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