Detroit Tigers vs. Chicago White Sox Series Preview

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Detroit Tigers News and Notes

  • Detroit was 10-9 against Chicago last year.
  • Cabrera for his career is a .293 hitter with 25 home runs against the Sox.
  • As a team the Tigers are batting .278 which is 2nd in all of Major League Baseball
  • The Tigers are 14-5 against the AL Central.

May 3, 2015; Kansas City, MO, USA; Detroit Tigers first basemen Miguel Cabrera (24) at bat against the Kansas City Royals during the seventh inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Chicago White Sox News and Notes

  • The Sox are on a current 5 game losing streak.
  • Chicago ranks 14th out of 15 American League teams in attendance
  • Dead last in runs scored in all of MLB
  • Sale and Samardzija are expected to drop their appeals of their suspensions from the brawl with the Royals after their starts.

Apr 23, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale (49) and Chicago White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers (21) in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports

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