MLB Game Preview - Cleveland at Chicago Sox
Sun Aug 9, 2020 2:10 PM EDT

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Cleveland (8-6) at Chicago Sox (7-6)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Cleveland 2ndAL Central 2.5 8-6 2-4 W3 5-5
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 3.0 7-6 1-4 L2 6-4

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Cleveland Chicago Sox
Batting Average .191 .273
On Base Percentage .299 .337
Slugging Percentage 0.286 0.431
Runs Scored 47 62
Doubles 9 22
Triples 1 0
Home Runs 10 17
Total Bases 123 199
Walks 58 39
Strikeouts 129 124
Stolen Bases / Attempts 2/4 4/5
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.52 1.55
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 28.2 22.8

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Cleveland Chicago Sox
Earned Run Average 2.05 4.58
WHIP Ratio 0.878 1.345
Batting Average Against 0.184 0.256
On Base Percentage Against .247 .326
Slugging Percentage 0.326 0.402
Shutouts 4 1
Runs Allowed 30 60
Doubles Allowed 16 18
Triples Allowed 0 0
Home Runs Allowed 15 16
Total Bases 140 181
Walks Allowed 29 41
Strikeouts Pitched 150 117
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 2/7 2/4
Double Plays Fielded 13 38
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.120 1.591
Errors 5 4

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Shane Bieber - CLE
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 3-0 21.2 12 3 35 0.83 0.692
vs. Opp Has not pitched vs. Chicago Sox
Lucas Giolito - CHW
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 1-1 15.2 14 8 18 5.17 1.404
vs. Opp 0-0 6 4 2 6 0.00 1.000

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Cleveland AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
J. Ramirez 37 11 7 2 6 1 .297 .541 .381
C. Hernandez 31 9 4 0 5 0 .290 .355 .436
F. Lindor 37 9 4 2 6 0 .243 .432 .317
Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
T. Anderson 16 8 4 1 1 0 .500 .938 .500
J. Abreu 43 12 7 2 7 0 .279 .488 .326
Y. Moncada 41 12 5 1 1 0 .293 .390 .370

2020 Regular Season - Cleveland Leads Series 2-1

Date Result Winner Loser
Tue Jul 28 CHW 3 @ CLE 4 A. Civale D. Cease
Tue Jul 28 CHW 3 @ CLE 5 A. Plutko C. Rodon
Wed Jul 29 CHW 4 @ CLE 0 A. Bummer B. Hand

Injury Report

Cleveland
Roberto Perez C:
Tyler Naquin CF:
Tim Cooney SP: