Manning scheduled to start for Detroit against Chicago

July 4, 2021 GMT

Chicago White Sox (49-33, first in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (37-46, third in the AL Central)

Detroit; Sunday, 1:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Lucas Giolito (6-5, 3.84 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 111 strikeouts) Tigers: Matt Manning (1-2, 8.16 ERA, 1.54 WHIP, 6 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Tigers +157, White Sox -183; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Detroit and Chicago will face off on Sunday.

The Tigers are 20-22 in home games in 2020. Detroit has hit 89 home runs as a team this season. Jonathan Schoop leads them with 16, averaging one every 19 at-bats.

The White Sox are 18-19 on the road. Chicago has a team on-base percentage of .336, led by Yoan Moncada with a mark of .403.

The Tigers won the last meeting 11-5. Tarik Skubal secured his fifth victory and Eric Haase went 3-for-4 with two home runs and six RBIs for Detroit. Dallas Keuchel registered his third loss for Chicago.


TOP PERFORMERS: Schoop leads the Tigers with 16 home runs and has 49 RBIs.

Jose Abreu ranks second on the White Sox with 13 home runs and is slugging .434.

LAST 10 GAMES: Tigers: 6-4, .270 batting average, 5.16 ERA

White Sox: 6-4, .278 batting average, 5.34 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs

INJURIES: Tigers: Spencer Turnbull: (forearm), Julio Teheran: (shoulder), Alex Lange: (shoulder), Derek Holland: (shoulder), Rony Garcia: (knee), Michael Fulmer: (back), Matthew Boyd: (arm), Victor Reyes: (intercostal), Niko Goodrum: (finger).

White Sox: Evan Marshall: (elbow), Jimmy Cordero: (elbow), Aaron Bummer: (hamstring), Luis Robert: (hip), Jake Lamb: (quad), Eloy Jimenez: (pectoral), Adam Engel: (hamstring), Yoan Moncada: (hand), Nick Madrigal: (hamstring), Yasmani Grandal: (calf).


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