Game 29: Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox

Detroit Tigers (17-11) at Chicago White Sox (10-14)

Where: U.S Cellular Field; Chicago, IL

First Pitch: 2:10pm ET

TV / Radio: FS Detroit / 97.1 FM The TICKET

Pitching Matchup: K. Lobstein (2-2, 3.91 ERA) vs. J. Quintana (1-2, 5.28 ERA)

Weather: Partly Sunny with a high near 80.  Winds will be gusting from the South/Southwest from 17 to 20 mph.

Detroit Tigers Starting Lineup

  1. Davis CF
  2. Kinsler 2B
  3. Cabrera 1B
  4. Martinez DH
  5. Cespedes LF
  6. Martinez RF
  7. Castellanos 3B
  8. Avila C
  9. Perez SS

P. Lobstein

Chicago White Sox Starting Lineup

  1. Eaton CF
  2. Cabrera LF
  3. Abreu 1B
  4. Garcia RF
  5. Laroche DH
  6. Ramirez SS
  7. Beckham 3B
  8. Flowers C
  9. Johnson 2B

P.  Quintana

Injury Report:

Tigers Date Status Due Back Injury Notes
Nathan, Joe (P) 04/30 Out for Season Likely 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery. Underwent Tommy John surgery on April 29.
Rondon, Bruce (P) 05/05 15-day DL Possibly mid-May Right biceps tendinitis Threw to live hitters April 30; expect to throw on May 8.
Verlander, Justin (P) 05/06 15-day DL Possibly late May Right triceps strain Threw 50 times off flat ground May 6.


White Sox Date Status Due Back Injury Notes
Albers, Matt (P) 04/26 15-day DL Possibly mid-May Compression fracture in right finger Placed on 15-day DL on April 26 retroactive to April 20.
Brantly, Robert (C) 05/02 15-day DL TBD Left thumb fracture Placed on 15-day DL on March 27.
Jones, Nate (P) 05/06 60-day DL Possibly midseason Recovering from July 2014 Tommy John surgery Long tossing as of March 15 update; expected to throw side session May 8.


Game Notes / Transactions:

-Detroit Tigers

None this week.

-Chicago White Sox

Date Transaction
05/06/15 Chicago White Sox designated RHP Javy Guerra for assignment.
RHP Jeff Samardzija roster status changed by Chicago White Sox.
05/03/15 Chicago White Sox signed free agent LF Tyler Colvin to a minor league contract.


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