MLB Game Preview - Minnesota at Chicago Sox
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:10 PM EDT

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Minnesota (77-51) at Chicago Sox (59-69)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Minnesota 1stAL Central - 77-51 40-22 L2 6-4
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 18.0 59-69 32-31 W3 6-4

Team Batting Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Minnesota Chicago Sox
Batting Average .271 .255
On Base Percentage .337 .308
Slugging Percentage 0.500 0.403
Runs Scored 748 546
Doubles 264 197
Triples 17 15
Home Runs 249 140
Total Bases 2,281 1,765
Walks 405 293
Strikeouts 1,047 1,218
Stolen Bases / Attempts 26/46 58/80
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.05 1.68
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 28.6 26.9

Team Pitching Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Minnesota Chicago Sox
Earned Run Average 4.19 4.82
WHIP Ratio 1.307 1.424
Batting Average Against 0.256 0.264
On Base Percentage Against .317 .337
Slugging Percentage 0.418 0.454
Shutouts 8 5
Runs Allowed 605 660
Doubles Allowed 218 233
Triples Allowed 16 18
Home Runs Allowed 161 187
Total Bases 1,887 1,981
Walks Allowed 367 452
Strikeouts Pitched 1,120 1,030
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 55/70 58/81
Double Plays Fielded 271 364
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.322 1.324
Errors 91 101

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Michael Pineda - MIN
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 9-5 129 128 24 113 4.26 1.178
vs. Opp 3-0 20 16 2 17 3.15 0.900
Lucas Giolito - CHW
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 14-6 151.2 115 51 194 3.20 1.095
vs. Opp 2-1 19 11 2 23 3.32 0.684

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Minnesota AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
J. Cave 23 11 6 2 3 0 .478 .826 .556
M. Sanó 40 12 13 5 8 0 .300 .725 .404
J. Polanco 44 14 10 2 10 0 .318 .545 .400
Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
T. Anderson 44 20 12 1 7 0 .455 .636 .467
J. Abreu 38 12 9 4 14 0 .316 .711 .333
J. McCann 36 10 8 3 12 0 .278 .667 .297

2019 Regular Season - Minnesota Leads Series 8-5

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
Wed Aug 21 CHW 4 @ MIN 0 L. Giolito J. Odorizzi

Injury Report

Chicago Sox
Carson Fulmer SP:
Manny Bañuelos RP,SP:
Ryan Burr RP: