Minnesota (5th - AL Central) at Chi. White Sox (4th - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Fri, Aug 1 - U.S Cellular Field
First Pitch - 8:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Minnesota 48-590.5724-2924-3051-5153-54-10.43
Chi. White Sox 53-569.6327-2426-3255-5159-500.06
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPR. Nolasco
Mid August
Elbow
07/29/14
Nolasco is on the 15-day disable list due to flexor pronator stiffness in his right elbow. He has started a throwing program and is hopeful to return around mid-August.9-10
$+75
7-12
1BJ. Mauer
15-day DL
Oblique
07/19/14
Mauer is on the 15-day disabled list after suffering a strained oblique.10-15
$-333
10-15
SPM. Pelfrey
60-day DL
Elbow
07/30/14
Pelfrey is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from surgery on his right elbow. He has begun a throwing program and could return as a reliever for the Twins this season.36-45
$-161
31-46
Chicago
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RFA. Garcia
out for season
Shoulder
04/10/14
Garcia will be sidelined for the entire 2014 season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn labrum.49-51
$+1054
49-48
RPZ. Putnam
15-day DL
Shoulder
07/24/14
Putnam has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to right shoulder inflammation.5-2
$+474
4-3
RPM. Lindstrom
15-day DL
Ankle
07/23/14
Lindstrom has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after injuring a tendon in his left ankle. He is expected to go out on a rehab assignment the first week of August.31-32
$+601
27-34
RPN. Jones
out for season
Back
07/30/14
Jones is on the 60-day disabled list after undergoing back surgery to alleviate nerve irritation as well as Tommy John surgery to repair his right UCL. He will miss the remainder of the 2014 season.51-55
$+898
52-51
RPF. Paulino
60-day DL
Shoulder
07/20/14
Paulino has been transferred from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with right rotator cuff inflammation and there is no timetable for his return.45-47
$+1011
44-45
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - Chicago ace Chris Sale looks to dominate Minnesota for the second consecutive start when the White Sox host the Twins on Friday in the opener of a three-game series. Sale matched a season high with 12 strikeouts and scattered five hits while tossing eight scoreless innings on Saturday as he continued his sensational season. The White Sox took three of four from the Twins last week as shortstop Alexei Ramirez went 6-for-18 with two homers and five RBIs.

 
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