May 5th 2008 4:35PM by Tom Fornelli
On Deck is FanHouse’s look at the day’s most intriguing baseball matchups
Kansas City Royals (14-16) vs. Los Angeles Angels (20-13) - 8:10PM Est.
Who the hell needs John Lackey and Kelvim Escobar? It’s a question that many Angels fans have probably been asking themselves a bit the last few weeks. I mean, those two were only the two best starters on the Angels staff last year, winning a combined 37 games.
Who needs those 37 wins when you have Joe Saunders and Ervin Santana? Those two have pitched back-to-back all season long, and neither have bothered to try losing a game yet. Yesterday Saunders improved to 6-0 on the year with a win over the Orioles, and today Ervin will try to join his teammate at 6-0.Continue Reading