Chicago White Sox at Colorado Rockies (4/8): Starting Lineups
Apr 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Dayan Viciedo (24) reacts to striking out in the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
There are a couple differences in the lineup of the Chicago White Sox in the second game of a three-game series against the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday.
Dayan Viciedo will bat fourth tonight for the White Sox, and Conor Gillaspie moves to the fifth spot of the order. Avisail Garcia will bat sixth tonight, instead of last night where he was fifth in the order.
Starting on the mound for the White Sox will be Jose Quintana (0-0, 3.00 ERA). The Rockies are starting Franklin Morales (0-0, 5.06 ERA).
Quintana is 2-1 for his career in interleague games. He has a 2.08 ERA in 39.0 IP in six interleague games.
For the Rockies, Carlos Gonzalez is out of the lineup today, and Charlie Blackmon is also out of the starting lineup for Colorado.
The game will air on WCIU in Chicago and ROOT Sports in Colorado or in out-of-market spots at MLB.TV at 7:40 p.m. CT. On the radio, it will be on WSCR 670 in Chicago and KOA 850 and KNRV 1150 in Colorado. The game is also on MLB Audio.
Here are the lineups for Tuesday, April 8, 2014:
Chicago White Sox (3-4)
1. Adam Eaton (CF)
2. Marcus Semien (2B)
3. Jose Abreu (1B)
4. Dayan Viciedo (LF)
5. Conor Gillaspie (3B)
6. Avisail Garcia (RF)
7. Alexei Ramirez (SS)
8. Tyler Flowers (C)
9. Jose Quintana (P)
Colorado Rockies (4-4)
1. Drew Stubbs (CF)
2. Brandon Barnes (LF)
3. Troy Tulowitzki (SS)
4. Michael Cuddyer (RF)
5. Wilin Rosario (C)
6. Nolan Arenado (3B)
7. Justin Morneau (1B)
8. Charlie Culberson (2B)
9. Franklin Morales (P)
Here are some more pregame facts:
• The White Sox have lost four of their past five games.
• This is the fifth straight road game for the White Sox. They are 1-3 this season.
• Quintana has the fourth lowest ERA in the AL by a left-handed pitcher since 2012.
• The White Sox have a team batting average of .276.
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