LAD: RHP Brad Penny (8-1, 2.18 ERA)
Penny allowed a two-out run in the first inning of his last start, then he turned his game up a notch and shut down the Mets over the next seven innings to complete a series sweep. TOR: RHP Dustin McGowan (3-2, 4.78 ERA)
After a rough start to the season, McGowan has been outstanding of late. The 25-year-old fireballer is 3-1 with a 3.20 ERA over his last five starts. In each of those outings, McGowan lasted at least six innings and didn't allow more than three earned runs. In his last start against the Giants, McGowan picked up his third win of the season by allowing just two earned runs on seven hits while striking out six over six innings of work.
Player to watch
Luis Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs against McGowan on June 8. In his career against Toronto, Gonzalez has six homers, five doubles and 16 RBIs in 20 games.
All-time Interleague record: 82-88
All-time record vs. Toronto: 4-5
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Wednesday: Dodgers (Hong-Chih Kuo, 1-1, 3.60) at Blue Jays (Roy Halladay, 7-2, 4.37), 4:07 p.m. PT
Thursday: Dodgers (Jason Schmidt, 1-4, 6.31) at Blue Jays (Shaun Marcum, 4-2, 3.41), 4:07 p.m. PT
Friday: Dodgers (Derek Lowe, 7-6, 3.08) at Devil Rays (Andy Sonnanstine, 1-1, 7.11), 4:10 p.m. PT
Jayson Addcox is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.Less