Tigers play the White Sox in series rubber match

September 18, 2022 GMT

Chicago White Sox (75-71, second in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (54-90, fifth in the AL Central)

Detroit; Sunday, 12:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: TBD; Tigers: Drew Hutchison (2-8, 4.24 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, 58 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: White Sox -165, Tigers +140; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox play on Sunday with the three-game series tied 1-1.

Detroit has a 54-90 record overall and a 29-44 record at home. The Tigers have a 40-19 record in games when they have more hits than their opponents.

Chicago has a 75-71 record overall and a 40-34 record on the road. The White Sox have gone 26-5 in games when they hit at least two home runs.

Sunday’s game is the 16th time these teams match up this season. The White Sox are ahead 11-4 in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Javier Baez has 26 doubles, four triples and 13 home runs for the Tigers. Eric Haase is 12-for-30 with four doubles and three home runs over the past 10 games.

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Jose Abreu has 35 doubles, 15 home runs and 71 RBI for the White Sox. Eloy Jimenez is 14-for-39 with three doubles, four home runs and 13 RBI over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Tigers: 4-6, .234 batting average, 3.50 ERA, outscored by three runs

White Sox: 7-3, .272 batting average, 2.97 ERA, outscored opponents by 23 runs

INJURIES: Tigers: Javier Baez: day-to-day (knee), Austin Meadows: 60-Day IL (mental health), Miguel Cabrera: 10-Day IL (biceps), Rony Garcia: 60-Day IL (biceps), Tarik Skubal: 60-Day IL (arm), Beau Brieske: 60-Day IL (forearm), Casey Mize: 60-Day IL (elbow), Kyle Funkhouser: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Spencer Turnbull: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jake Rogers: 60-Day IL (elbow)

White Sox: Johnny Cueto: day-to-day (illness), Michael Kopech: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Kyle Crick: 60-Day IL (elbow), Tim Anderson: 10-Day IL (finger), Danny Mendick: 60-Day IL (knee), Garrett Crochet: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jonathan Stiever: 60-Day IL (lat)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.