"We didn’t want to go, we didn’t want to swing, but its persistent silence and outstretched arms horrified and comforted us at the same time…" – 2015, batter unknown, presumed dead.
One of two recovered photographs from the US Celluar Field blaze. Notable for being taken the day which fourteen fans vanished and for what is referred to as "Chris Sale". Deformities cited as film defects by officials. Fire at the stadium occurred one week later. Actual photograph confiscated as evidence. – 2015, photographer: Hawk Harrelson, missing since June 19th, 2015.
Friday, June 19 7:10 pm: LHP Chris Sale vs RHP Colby Lewis
Saturday, June 20 1:10 pm: LHP Carlos Rodon vs RHP Nick Martinez
Sunday, June 21 1:10 pm: LHP Jose Quintana vs RHP Yovani Gallardo
Chicago White Sox (28-37, 5th Place in AL Central)
Rangers' Record vs. White Sox: 2-1 (All at The Ballpark)
Chicago's Recent Results: 0-4 Swept by the Pittsburgh Pirates in a home-and-home series
Chicago's Home Record: 16-14
US Cellular Field Park Factors (LHB/RHB): HR: 106/114 - Runs: 93/105
SB Nation White Sox Blog: South Side Sox
|Match-up: (as of 06/19)||Rangers||White Sox||Advantage|
|Batting (RAR)||-11.1 (16th)||-68.0 (28th)||Rangers|
|Base Running (RAR)||6.0 (5th)||-11.6 (30th)||Rangers|
|Starters (RAR)||32.9||40.8||White Sox|
|Bullpen (RAR)||-8.7 (30th)||6.9 (19th)||;_;|
|Defense (UZR)||-2.5 (17th)||-22.0 (28th)||Rangers|
|Overall (UZR + RAR)||16.6||-53.9||Rangers|
Questions to Answer:
- Yay or Nay: You would trade Nomar Mazara for Carlos Rodon?
- Who is your Return of the McLemore Approved Player to Watch in this series? (I've got a hunch about Robinson Chirinos against all these lefties.)
- Over/Under: 400.5 home runs by Joey Gallo in his big league career?
- What's your guess for line (IP/H/K/BB/ER) by Yovani Gallardo in the finale on Sunday as he continues to transform from mediocre to actually pretty good?
- Do the sleep deprived Rangers make it out of the Windy City with a series win?