Mariners vs. Astros Probable Starting Pitchers Today – May 29

The Seattle Mariners (30-26) aim to extend their three-game winning streak when they square off against the Houston Astros (24-31) on Wednesday at 9:40 PM ET, at T-Mobile Park.

The Mariners will give the nod to George Kirby (4-5, 4.33 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 5 on the season, and the Astros will turn to Justin Verlander (3-2, 3.60 ERA).

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Mariners vs. Astros Pitcher Matchup Info

  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2024
  • Time: 9:40 PM ET
  • TV: SCHN
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
  • Venue: T-Mobile Park
  • Live Stream: Fubo
  • Probable Pitchers: Kirby – SEA (4-5, 4.33 ERA) vs Verlander – HOU (3-2, 3.60 ERA)

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Mariners Probable Starting Pitcher Today: George Kirby

  • The Mariners will hand the ball to Kirby (4-5) for his 12th start of the season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Friday, when he gave up five earned runs and allowed six hits in six innings against the Washington Nationals.
  • The 26-year-old has pitched in 11 games this season with a 4.33 ERA and 8.2 strikeouts per nine innings with a batting average against of .239.
  • He has earned a quality start five times in 11 starts this season.
  • Kirby has eight starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • He has four appearances this season with zero earned runs allowed out of his 11 chances this season.
  • Among qualified pitchers in the majors this season, the 26-year-old ranks 65th in ERA (4.33), 15th in WHIP (1.027), and 45th in K/9 (8.2).

George Kirby vs. Astros

  • The Astros have scored 246 runs this season, which ranks 12th in MLB. They are batting .261 for the campaign with 65 home runs, sixth in the league.
  • The Astros have gone 4-for-22 with a double and an RBI in six innings this season against the right-hander.

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Astros Probable Starting Pitcher Tonight: Justin Verlander

  • Verlander makes the start for the Astros, his eighth of the season. He is 3-2 with a 3.60 ERA and 35 strikeouts in 40 2/3 innings pitched.
  • In his most recent time out on Saturday, the righty tossed six innings against the Oakland Athletics, giving up one earned run while surrendering eight hits.
  • The 41-year-old has a 3.60 ERA and 7.9 strikeouts per nine innings over seven games this season, while allowing a batting average of .233 to opposing hitters.
  • Verlander is trying to pick up his fifth quality start of the year in this game.
  • Verlander enters the game with five outings of five or more innings pitched this season.
  • In two of his appearances this season he has not surrender an earned run.
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