White Sox Game Notes For Tuesday @ Cleveland
* The White Sox dropped a 5-4 decision in Miami on Sunday, snapping their two-game win streak in the process. Four of Chicago’s last five contests have been decided by a single run (1-3 record).
* Cleveland lost, 3-2, to Boston yesterday, snapping its five-game home winning streak with the setback. The Indians are 23-9 in their last 32 games at Progressive Field – the second-best home record of any MLB club since June 1 (Orioles – 22-7).
* The Indians swept three from the Sox in these clubs’ first meeting of the season at Progressive Field (June 17-19), and have defeated Chicago six straight times overall by a combined score of 34-12. Dating to the beginning of 2013, Cleveland is 21-9 in its last 30 home games versus the White Sox.
* Jose Quintana allowed just one run (earned) in 7.1 IP last Wednesday in Kansas City, but was saddled with the third no-decision in his last four outings for the effort. Quintana is 2-0 with a 1.33 ERA in six career starts versus the Indians at Progressive Field.
* Corey Kluber went 6.0 innings and allowed three runs (all earned) five days ago versus the Angels, earning his third straight win, and improving to 4-0 with a 1.67 ERA in his last six starts overall. Dating to the beginning of June, Kluber is 5-0 with a 1.00 ERA in his last five outings at Progressive Field (1-4 with a 5.29 ERA in first five home starts of 2016).
* Rajai Davis went 2-for-4 with a homer and two runs batted in yesterday, and enters tonight batting .379 with two bombs and five RBI in his last nine games. Davis has two four-hit games this season, one of which came against the White Sox on June 19.