MLB Game Preview - Pittsburgh at Chicago Sox
Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:10 PM EDT

PIT
CHW
2:10PM
PHI
WSH
6:05PM
BOS
TOR
6:37PM
BAL
TB
6:40PM
MIA
NYM
7:10PM
NYY
ATL
7:10PM
CHC
DET
7:10PM
MIN
CLE
7:10PM
CIN
MIL
8:10PM
KC
STL
8:15PM
OAK
TEX
9:05PM
SEA
SD
9:10PM
LAA
HOU
9:10PM
COL
ARI
9:40PM
LAD
SF
9:45PM
Pittsburgh (3-10) at Chicago Sox (7-6)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Pittsburgh 5thNL Central 7.0 3-10 1-7 W1 2-8
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 3.0 7-6 1-4 L2 6-4

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Pittsburgh Chicago Sox
Batting Average .191 .273
On Base Percentage .255 .335
Slugging Percentage 0.312 0.431
Runs Scored 45 62
Doubles 13 22
Triples 1 0
Home Runs 12 17
Total Bases 132 199
Walks 35 38
Strikeouts 113 124
Stolen Bases / Attempts 5/8 4/5
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.49 1.55
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 22.5 22.8

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Pittsburgh Chicago Sox
Earned Run Average 4.47 4.62
WHIP Ratio 1.439 1.348
Batting Average Against 0.238 0.257
On Base Percentage Against .347 .326
Slugging Percentage 0.394 0.404
Shutouts 0 1
Runs Allowed 64 60
Doubles Allowed 17 18
Triples Allowed 2 0
Home Runs Allowed 15 16
Total Bases 166 181
Walks Allowed 65 40
Strikeouts Pitched 108 117
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 5/8 2/4
Double Plays Fielded 30 36
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.084 1.581
Errors 11 4

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Joe Musgrove - PIT
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-3 14.2 15 11 17 6.75 1.773
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 Has not pitched vs. Pittsburgh

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Pittsburgh AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
B. Reynolds 31 7 6 0 0 1 .226 .387 .333
C. Moran 34 7 6 4 6 0 .206 .559 .270
P. Evans 25 8 1 0 4 0 .320 .360 .414
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

Injury Report

Pittsburgh
Luke Maile C:
Hector Noesi SP:
Keone Kela RP:
Chicago Sox
Nomar Mazara RF:
Edwin Encarnacion 1B:
Carlos Rodon SP: