Tigers to face White Sox on the road
Chicago; Saturday, 3 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago White Sox host the Detroit Tigers for a doubleheader Saturday.
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 league. Tim Anderson leads the team with an average of .338.
The Tigers are 21-51 against the rest of their division. Detroit has a team on-base percentage of .293, last in the American League. Miguel Cabrera leads the team with a mark of .341. The Tigers won the last meeting 6-3. Matthew Boyd notched his ninth victory and Victor Reyes went 2-for-4 with a home run and an RBI for Detroit. Reynaldo Lopez registered his 15th loss for Chicago.
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