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    The Chicago White Sox (53-82) and the Detroit Tigers (61-74) meet on Saturday at Guaranteed Rate Field, starting at 7:10 PM ET. The White Sox are moneyline favorites (-112), while the Tigers are -107 underdogs, even though they are favored against the spread (1.5) with +149 odds. Chicago’s Mike Clevinger and Detroit’s Reese Olson pitch first for their squads in this matchup.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for White Sox vs. Tigers

    • Game Day: Saturday, September 2, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
    • Stadium: Guaranteed Rate Field
    White Sox vs Tigers Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    White Sox -112 8.5

    How Do I Watch the White Sox vs. the Tigers?

    • TV Channel: NBCS-CHI

    White Sox Stats & Trends

    White Sox Batting

    • The White Sox average 1.1 home runs per game to rank 19th in baseball with 149 total home runs.
    • Chicago’s .241 batting average ranks 21st in MLB.
    • The White Sox rank last in baseball with a .296 on-base percentage.
    • Chicago strikes out 8.9 times per game to rank 21st in baseball.
    • The White Sox average 1.1 homers per home game this season (72 total at home).
    • Chicago is slugging .396 with 2.8 extra-base hits per game in home contests.
    • The club averages 8.3 hits per game and is batting .246 at home this season.

    White Sox Key Batters

    • Luis Robert leads Chicago with 132 hits and a team-best slugging percentage of .560. He’s batting .272 with an on-base percentage of .324.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 43rd in batting average, 90th in on-base percentage, and seventh in slugging.
    • Robert hopes to build on a five-game hitting streak in this matchup. During his last five outings he is batting .474 with three doubles, a home run and two RBI.
    • Andrew Benintendi leads Chicago in OBP (.338) this season, fueled by 131 hits. He’s batting .274 while slugging .372.
    • Among qualified batters, his batting average ranks him 36th, his on-base percentage 49th, and his slugging percentage 127th.
    • Benintendi heads into this matchup looking to extend his two-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .238 with two doubles, a walk and two RBI.
    • Andrew Vaughn is batting .259 with a .430 slugging percentage and 69 RBI this year.
    • Vaughn enters this matchup with three games in a row with at least one hit. In his last five games he is batting .444 with a double, a home run and five RBI.
    • Eloy Jimenez is batting .277 with a .322 OBP and 53 RBI for Chicago this season.
    • Jimenez heads into this matchup on a three-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is hitting .316 with two doubles and a walk.

    Tigers Stats & Trends

    Tigers Batting

    • The Tigers rank 24th in Major League Baseball with 137 home runs.
    • Detroit has a team batting average of just .233 this season, which ranks 28th among MLB teams.
    • The Tigers have an on-base percentage of .300 this season, which ranks 28th in the league.
    • Detroit ranks 23rd in strikeouts per game (9.1) among MLB offenses.
    • They have averaged 1.1 home runs per game in their 66 road contests this season.
    • Detroit has a team slugging percentage of .374 in away games this season with 177 extra-base hits.
    • In 66 road games this season, they have a batting average of .225 while averaging 7.6 base hits per contest.

    Tigers Key Batters

    • Spencer Torkelson has racked up a slugging percentage of .432 and has 114 hits, both team-best numbers for the Tigers. He’s batting .228 and with an on-base percentage of .315.
    • He ranks 127th in batting average, 102nd in on-base percentage and 80th in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters in the majors.
    • Kerry Carpenter is hitting .283 with 12 doubles, a triple, 20 home runs and 24 walks. He’s slugging .519 with an on-base percentage of .345.
    • Riley Greene has 19 doubles, four triples, 11 home runs and 35 walks while batting .288.
    • Zach McKinstry is batting .237 with 18 doubles, four triples, eight home runs and 39 walks.

    White Sox vs. Tigers Probable Pitchers

    Mike Clevinger (CHW) Pitcher Reese Olson (DET)
    6 – 6 W/L 2 – 6
    97.2 IP 72.1
    3.32 ERA 5.10
    1.229 WHIP 1.272
    7.8 K/9 9.7
    3.5 BB/9 3.0

    White Sox vs. Tigers Injury Updates

    • White Sox: Seby Zavala: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Garrett Crochet: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Liam Hendriks: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Romy Gonzalez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Matt Foster: 60 Day IL (Forearm)
    • Tigers: Mason Englert: 15 Day IL (Hip), Andrew Vasquez: 15 Day IL (Calf), Matthew Boyd: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Alexander: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Austin Meadows: 60 Day IL (Anxiety), Casey Mize: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Freddy Pacheco: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Riley Greene: day-to-day (Elbow)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the White Sox and Tigers (Last 10 Games)

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