MLB Game Preview - Chicago Sox at Minnesota
Tue Sep 1, 2020 8:10 PM EDT

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Chicago Sox (7-6) at Minnesota (10-3)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 3.0 7-6 6-2 L2 6-4
Minnesota 1stAL Central - 10-3 7-1 L1 8-2

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Minnesota
Batting Average .273 .234
On Base Percentage .335 .314
Slugging Percentage 0.431 0.411
Runs Scored 62 68
Doubles 22 14
Triples 0 0
Home Runs 17 20
Total Bases 199 172
Walks 38 44
Strikeouts 124 106
Stolen Bases / Attempts 4/5 2/4
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.55 1.12
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 22.8 37.2

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Minnesota
Earned Run Average 4.62 2.97
WHIP Ratio 1.357 1.075
Batting Average Against 0.257 0.202
On Base Percentage Against .327 .275
Slugging Percentage 0.404 0.334
Shutouts 1 2
Runs Allowed 60 39
Doubles Allowed 18 14
Triples Allowed 0 1
Home Runs Allowed 16 13
Total Bases 181 139
Walks Allowed 41 40
Strikeouts Pitched 117 113
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 2/4 5/6
Double Plays Fielded 36 20
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.581 1.231
Errors 4 2

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

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 0-1 3.2 6 3 3 17.18 2.455
Kenta Maeda - MIN
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 2-0 17 8 3 16 2.65 0.647
vs. Opp 1-0 5 4 1 6 3.60 1.000

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

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
Minnesota AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
M. Kepler 32 9 8 2 8 1 .281 .563 .385
E. Rosario 30 7 5 3 7 0 .233 .567 .324
N. Cruz 38 12 3 0 5 0 .316 .342 .366

2020 Regular Season - Minnesota Leads Series 2-1

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri Jul 24 MIN 10 @ CHW 5 T. May L. Giolito
Sat Jul 25 MIN 3 @ CHW 10 D. Keuchel R. Dobnak
Sun Jul 26 MIN 14 @ CHW 2 K. Maeda R. Lopez

Injury Report

Minnesota
Josh Donaldson 3B:
Zack Littell SP:
Jake Odorizzi SP: