Who'll be better: Dempster or Vazquez?
Ryan Dempster and Javier Vazquez headline Monday's schedule as they face off against each other in what looks to be a promising pitching duel. Only six starters are striking out more than 10 batters per nine innings, and Vazquez (10.92) is just a couple of decimal points away from the top spot held by Justin Verlander (10.96). Only the Diamondbacks have more strikeouts against right-handers than the Cubs, so Vazquez will have a good opportunity to take the top spot.
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