Minnesota takes on Chicago in division matchup
Chicago; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: AL Central rivals Chicago and Minnesota will meet on Wednesday.
The White Sox are 28-26 against teams from the AL Central. The Chicago pitching staff averages 8.3 strikeouts per nine innings, Lucas Giolito leads them with a mark of 11.6.
The Twins are 32-19 against the rest of their division. The Twins won the last meeting 3-1. Michael Pineda secured his 10th victory and Jonathan Schoop went 1-for-4 with a home run and an RBI for Minnesota. Giolito registered his seventh loss for Chicago.
LAST 10 GAMES: White Sox: 5-5, .245 batting average, 3.83 ERA, outscored by six runs
Twins: 7-3, .281 batting average, 4.00 ERA, outscored opponents by 18 runs