Gamethread: White Sox at Twins

Who’s Ross?: Ross Detwiler against a power-hitting Twins lineup? What could go wrong?

Time: 6:40 p.m. CST

TV: NBC Sports Chicago

Radio: WGN-720

  • Ross Detwiler gets the start for the Sox tonight. Detwiler will get more opportunities the rest of the season because of Lucas Giolito’s injury. Detwiler’s last start came Sept. 2.
  • Martin Perez takes the hill for the Twinkies. Perez got BABIPed to death in his last outing against the Nationals, giving up five runs in five innings.
  • Tim Anderson is back in the lineup tonight for the Sox. His .332 average is just better than DJ LeMahieu’s .327. Timmy is still looking pretty good for that batting title.
  • Yoan Moncada’s average is up to .310, but his OPS is much higher than Tim Anderson’s. Timmy’s is at a respectable .857, while Moncada is enjoying a .903-OPS season. Just think what will happen once (if?) Timmy walks more.
  • Lineups:
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Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago

Anderson and Jiménez both with first inning hits. They’ve been playing quite well.

Ashley Sanders
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Ashley Sanders
9 months ago
Reply to  Joe Resis

They are so much fun to watch!

Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago
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Anderson with another hit. He wants that batting title.

Ashley Sanders
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Ashley Sanders
9 months ago

Is every ex-Sox going to hit a home run against us this season?

Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago

That got out of hand in a hurry.

Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago

Eloy defended that double nicely! Nearly threw Arraez out at second.

Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago
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And now he’s halfway to the cycle. OPS up to .811.

Lenny G
Lenny G
9 months ago

Collins (!) and Engel (?!?!) back to back?! Is this real life?

Ashley Sanders
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Ashley Sanders
9 months ago
Reply to  Lenny G

Haha! That’s what I was thinking!

Lenny G
Lenny G
9 months ago

Extra! Extra! Free baseball!

Lenny G
Lenny G
9 months ago

Therapist: Ryan Goins hitting with the bases loaded can’t hurt you.

Ryan Goins: Pops up a pitch above his eyeballs.

Joe Resis
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Joe Resis
9 months ago

Anderson drives one for the lead!

Brett Ballantini
Brett Ballantini
9 months ago

There goes the “Colomé should only be used in save situations” argument …