Aug 18, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; The Chicago White Sox logo behind home plate before a game between the Chicago White Sox and the Texas Rangers at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports
The Tigers are currently 17-9 and half game up on the Kansas City Royals after splitting a 4 game series with the Royals this past weekend.
The White Sox are a paltry 8-14 and in last place 7 games behind the Detroit Tigers after being swept in a 4 game series by the Minnesota Twins.
The Sox are 1-2 against the Tigers with Chris Sale being the lone victor in the middle game of the series 3 weeks ago.