Baltimore takes 4-game slide into matchup with Chicago
Chicago; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Baltimore enters the game as losers of their last four games.
The White Sox are 6-6 on their home turf. Chicago ranks sixth in the league in hitting with a .263 batting average, Tim Anderson leads the team with an average of .375.
The Orioles are 7-10 in road games. The Baltimore offense has compiled a .241 batting average as a team this season, Trey Mancini leads the team with a mark of .355. The White Sox won the last meeting 5-3. Manny Banuelos notched his second victory and Yonder Alonso went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Chicago. John Means took his third loss for Baltimore.
Mancini leads the Orioles with 39 hits and is batting .355. Pedro Severino is 8-for-28 with four home runs and six RBIs over the last 10 games for Baltimore.
LAST 10 GAMES: White Sox: 5-5, .288 batting average, 4.76 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Orioles: 2-8, .262 batting average, 6.28 ERA, outscored by 29 runs
White Sox Injuries: Michael Kopech: 60-day IL (elbow), Nate Jones: 10-day IL (right elbow inflammation), Lucas Giolito: 10-day IL (hamstring), Ryan Burr: 10-day IL (right shoulder a/c joint inflammation), Eloy Jimenez: 10-day IL (right ankle sprain), Jon Jay: 10-day IL (hip).