Dominican rights Luis Castillo and Johnny Cueto will open two games tonight for the Cincinnati Reds and the San Francisco Giants, in the continuation of the Major League Baseball championship.
Castillo (7-13 and 4.29 ERA) faces the San Luis Cardinals, in a game that is scheduled for 6:40 pm, at the home of the Reds.
For Castillo, it will be the fifth start of the season against Cincinnati, against whom he is 2-2 with a 5.91 ERA in 21.1 innings in which he has allowed 16 runs, 14 of them earned.
In his last two appearances, Castillo is 1-1 with a 2.03 ERA, with 30 strikeouts in 29.1 innings.
Cueto, for his part, faces the Milwaukee Brewers, in a game that is scheduled for 9:45 pm, at home.
The Dominican is looking for his eighth win of the season and improving his record to 7-6 with a 3.73 ERA this year.
Against Milwaukee this year, he has a 5 1/3 inning start in which he allowed three earned runs and went without a decision.
In his last three starts, Cueto is 0-1 with a 3.00 ERA.