It was apparent yesterday, but it’s been confirmed today that Brandon Maurer and Blake Beavan will round out the rotation. Maurer will actually be the No. 4 starter and Beavan the No. 5 starter. The main reason for that is having Maurer make his start in the pitcher friendly Oakland Coliseum instead of the bandbox known as U.S. Cellular field.
That means the first pitching match-ups are
- April 1 — Felix Hernandez vs. Brett Anderson
- April 2 – Hisashi Iwakuma vs. Jarrod Parker
- April 3 –