The Boston Red Sox will be trying to keep up in the AL East race when they take on the Chicago White Sox in the second game of their three-game series on Tuesday night. The game will be played at Fenway Park and it is scheduled to begin at 7:10 PM. ET.
David Price, 4-2 with a 3.39 ERA, will get the start for the Red Sox. The White Sox have not announced their starter for the game.
(This preview was written before Monday’s game was played).
White Sox Going For Third Win In Six Games
The White Sox are coming off a series loss to the Texas Rangers and will be trying to avoid losing two consecutive series. They have won two of their last five games and will try to pick up their third win in their last six games when they face the Red Sox on Tuesday.
440 feet of massacred baseball. pic.twitter.com/eLoZB6tyPX
— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) June 23, 2019
Offensively, Chicago hasn’t played very well. The team’s .254 batting average is 14th in the league. Their .312 on-base percentage is 22nd, while their .405 slugging percentage is 22nd in the league. The 322 runs they have scored is 25th in the league.
Tim Anderson leads the White Sox with a .319 batting average, while Jose Abreu leads the team with 17 homers and 54 RBI.
Chicago has also struggled on the mound. Opponents have a .263 batting average against the White Sox, which is 24th in the league. Their 4.99 ERA is 26th, while their 27 quality starts are 20th in the league.