Giolito scheduled to start as Chicago hosts Minnesota
Chicago; Sunday, 2 p.m. EDT
The White Sox are 19-15 against the rest of their division. Chicago has slugged .408 this season. James McCann leads the team with a mark of .529.
The Twins are 27-15 in road games. Minnesota has a team on-base percentage of .336, good for fourth in the American League. Jorge Polanco leads the team with a mark of .376. The Twins won the last meeting 10-3. Michael Pineda earned his fifth victory and Nelson Cruz went 4-for-5 with a double, two home runs and five RBIs for Minnesota. Ivan Nova took his seventh loss for Chicago.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jose Abreu leads the White Sox with 60 RBIs and is batting .262. McCann is 11-for-33 with a double, three home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Chicago.
Max Kepler leads the Twins with 53 RBIs and is batting .269. Cruz is 11-for-35 with three doubles, two home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for Minnesota.
LAST 10 GAMES: White Sox: 4-6, .263 batting average, 5.71 ERA, outscored by 13 runs
Twins: 5-5, .264 batting average, 4.18 ERA, outscored by one run
White Sox Injuries: Carlos Rodon: 60-day IL (elbow), Michael Kopech: 60-day IL (elbow), Nate Jones: 60-day IL (elbow), Dylan Covey: 10-day IL (shoulder), Ryan Burr: 10-day IL (elbow), Manny Banuelos: 10-day IL (shoulder), Tim Anderson: 10-day IL (ankle), Welington Castillo: 10-day IL (oblique).