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"I’m fascinated to see what Bochy does tonight. Chapman and Jose LeClerc have pitched on back-to-back days. Nathan Eovaldi hasn’t gotten an out in the sixth inning in two months, so Bochy has to expect to need bullpen innings. Martin Perez could be the first man out, maybe Josh Sborz and Will Smith to match up in the seventh and eighth, and then Chris Stratton to close, would be my prediction. The Rangers are still in prime position, but one more loss to the Mariners will bring a lot of nightmares into play."