Tigers and White Sox to meet in doubleheader
Chicago; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: No starters named
BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago White Sox and Detroit Tigers will square off in a doubleheader Friday.
The White Sox are 36-36 against the rest of their division. The Chicago offense has compiled a .261 batting average as a team this season, good for eighth in the MLB. Tim Anderson leads the team with an average of .338.
The Tigers are 21-51 against opponents from the AL Central. Detroit has a collective on-base percentage of .293, last in the American League. Miguel Cabrera leads the club with a mark of .341.
LAST 10 GAMES: White Sox: 5-5, .323 batting average, 5.02 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Tigers: 2-8, .229 batting average, 5.08 ERA, outscored by 30 runs
White Sox Injuries: Carlos Rodon: (elbow), Michael Kopech: (elbow), Lucas Giolito: (lat), Dylan Covey: (shoulder), Dylan Cease: (left hamstring strain), Ryan Burr: (elbow), Jon Jay: (hip), Leury Garcia: (shoulder).