MLB Game Preview - Chicago Sox at Minnesota
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:10 PM EDT

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Chicago Sox (56-69) at Minnesota (77-49)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 20.5 56-69 26-38 L1 4-6
Minnesota 1stAL Central - 77-49 37-27 W1 7-3

Team Batting Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Minnesota
Batting Average .254 .272
On Base Percentage .307 .339
Slugging Percentage 0.402 0.501
Runs Scored 528 740
Doubles 188 260
Triples 14 17
Home Runs 137 244
Total Bases 1,708 2,245
Walks 288 400
Strikeouts 1,186 1,016
Stolen Bases / Attempts 57/79 26/46
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.68 1.06
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 26.7 28.8

Team Pitching Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Minnesota
Earned Run Average 4.91 4.16
WHIP Ratio 1.449 1.297
Batting Average Against 0.267 0.254
On Base Percentage Against .341 .315
Slugging Percentage 0.459 0.417
Shutouts 4 8
Runs Allowed 654 588
Doubles Allowed 229 210
Triples Allowed 18 16
Home Runs Allowed 184 159
Total Bases 1,951 1,837
Walks Allowed 450 362
Strikeouts Pitched 989 1,094
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 57/79 53/67
Double Plays Fielded 364 259
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.322 1.305
Errors 99 89

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Lucas Giolito - CHW
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 13-6 142.2 112 51 182 3.41 1.143
vs. Opp 1-1 10 8 2 11 6.30 1.000
Jake Odorizzi - MIN
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 13-5 126 108 46 131 3.50 1.222
vs. Opp 1-0 5.1 1 1 9 0.00 0.375

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
T. Anderson 42 16 10 1 5 0 .381 .595 .395
J. McCann 31 10 7 2 11 0 .323 .645 .344
J. Abreu 38 11 8 4 11 0 .289 .658 .317
Minnesota AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
M. Gonzalez 40 17 8 2 11 0 .425 .675 .452
J. Polanco 45 14 9 2 10 0 .311 .533 .380
L. Arraez 37 13 7 1 8 1 .351 .541 .390

2019 Regular Season - Minnesota Leads Series 8-4

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri May 24 CHW 4 @ MIN 11 J. Berríos R. López
Sat May 25 CHW 1 @ MIN 8 K. Gibson M. Bañuelos
Sun May 26 CHW 0 @ MIN 7 J. Odorizzi D. Covey
Fri Jun 28 MIN 4 @ CHW 6 R. Detwiler J. Berríos
Sat Jun 29 MIN 10 @ CHW 3 M. Pineda I. Nova
Sun Jun 30 MIN 3 @ CHW 4 L. Giolito L. Thorpe
Thu Jul 25 MIN 10 @ CHW 3 J. Berríos L. Giolito
Fri Jul 26 MIN 6 @ CHW 2 M. Pineda D. Cease
Sat Jul 27 MIN 1 @ CHW 5 I. Nova M. Pérez
Sun Jul 28 MIN 11 @ CHW 1 K. Gibson D. Covey
Mon Aug 19 CHW 6 @ MIN 4 I. Nova K. Gibson
Tue Aug 20 CHW 4 @ MIN 14 M. Pineda R. López

Injury Report

Chicago Sox
Carson Fulmer SP:
Yoán Moncada 2B:
Manny Bañuelos RP,SP: