Chicago White Sox Morning BP: Returning home


June 8, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton (1) hits an RBI single in the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Let’s forget about what happened over the weekend and give the Chicago White Sox a mulligan for how they played against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, because now the Detroit Tigers are waiting for the “Good Guys.”

The White Sox are about to begin a four-game series against the Tigers, who are in front of the White Sox by 4.5 games in AL Central standings.

Chicago is 31-33 overall (fourth in the AL Central) and the Tigers lead the division at 33-26.

Tonight’s pitching matchup will be Rick Porcello (8-3, 3.69 ERA) against Hector Noesi (1-3, 3.92 ERA). Hopefully it isn’t another long night for the White Sox.

Looks like tonight the White Sox have an uphill battle against the division leaders, expecially if they play like they did on Friday and Sunday against the Angels.

Tweet of the Day
This tweet a a couple days old, but still is relevant:

In other White Sox news:
Jose Abreu “must start stirring again” writes the Chicago Sun-Times.

• Here is another article on Abreu’s struggles, this one by the Chicago Tribune.

• ESPN Chicago writes about the Angels sweeping the White Sox.

• In a video by the Chicago Tribune, Adam Eaton talks about being swept by the Angels.

• Here are some White Sox notes from CSN Chicago.

• Sports on Earth writes about the White Sox and their core of Cuban players.

• Here is a White Sox weekend recap from FanSided’s Da Windy City.