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    Jose Abreu leads the Chicago White Sox (81-80) into a matchup with Luis Arraez and the Minnesota Twins (77-84) on Wednesday at 4:10 PM ET at Guaranteed Rate Field. Abreu is hitting .304, the seventh-best batting average in the majors, for the favored White Sox (-138), and Arraez ranks fourth in MLB play with a .315 batting average this season for the underdog Twins (+117). Chicago’s Davis Martin gets the start against Minnesota’s Louie Varland.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for White Sox vs. Twins

    • Game Day: Wednesday, October 5, 2022
    • Game Time: 4:10 PM ET
    • TV Channel: NBCS-CHI
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
    • Stadium: Guaranteed Rate Field
    White Sox vs Twins Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    White Sox -138 7.5

    White Sox Stats & Trends

    White Sox Batting

    • The White Sox average 0.9 home runs per game to rank 22nd in MLB play with 149 total home runs .
    • The White Sox are fourth in the majors with a .256 batting average.
    • The White Sox rank 17th in the league with an on-base percentage of .311.
    • The White Sox strike out 7.8 times per game, the seventh-best mark in baseball.
    • The White Sox average 1.0 home run per game when playing at home this season (77 total in home contests).
    • The White Sox have a .384 slugging percentage and are averaging 2.5 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • At home this season the club averages 8.4 hits per game and is batting .251.

    White Sox Key Batters

    • Abreu has 183 hits and an OBP of .378 to go with a slugging percentage of .446. All three of those stats are best among Chicago hitters this season.
    • Among qualified batters, Abreu ranks seventh in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks ninth, and he is 51st in slugging.
    • Abreu has picked up at least one hit in three games in a row. In his last five games he is batting .294 with three doubles, two walks and an RBI.
    • Elvis Andrus is hitting .250 with 32 doubles, 17 home runs and 39 walks.
    • Andrus ranks 77th in batting average, 105th in on-base percentage and 82nd in slugging among qualified batters.
    • Andrew Vaughn has 138 hits this season and has a slash line of .273/.323/.433.
    • A.J. Pollock is batting .245 with a .292 OBP and 56 RBI for Chicago this season.

    Twins Stats & Trends

    Twins Batting

    • The Twins have hit 176 homers this season, which ranks 13th in the league.
    • The Twins rank 12th in MLB with a .247 team batting average.
    • The Twins are among the best in the league at getting on base, ranking ninth with an OBP of .317.
    • The Twins rank 12th with an average of 8.3 strikeouts per game.
    • They’ve hit 87 homers, an average of 1.1 per game, in 80 road contests this season.
    • In 80 road games this season, they’re slugging .388 with 223 hits going for extra bases.
    • In 80 road games this season, they have a batting average of .240 while averaging 8.2 base hits per contest.

    Twins Key Batters

    • Arraez has accumulated a team-best OBP (.372) and slugging percentage (.418).
    • Including all the qualified players in the majors, Arraez’s batting average places him fourth, his on-base percentage ranks 12th, and he is 75th in slugging.
    • Arraez brings an eight-game hitting streak into this game. In his last 10 games he is batting .293 with a double, a walk and an RBI.
    • Carlos Correa paces his team with 152 hits.
    • Correa’s batting average is 20th among all qualified players, his on-base percentage is 17th, and he is 33rd in slugging.
    • Gio Urshela is batting .284 with 27 doubles, three triples, 13 home runs and 40 walks.
    • Jose Miranda is batting .268 with 25 doubles, 15 home runs and 28 walks.

    White Sox vs. Twins Probable Pitchers

    Martin Varland
    8 GS 4
    3-5 W-L 0-2
    3.79 ERA 4.71
    61.2 IP 21.0
    17 BB 6
    47 SO 16

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