Gameday Thread: Game 139, Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox

DETROIT TIGERS (75-63) @ CHICAGO WHITE SOX (66-72)

WHERE: U.S. Cellular Field – Chicago

FIRST PITCH: 2:10 p.m. EST

TV/RADIO: FOX Sports Detroit; 97.1 The Ticket

GAMETIME FORECAST: 86°F • Partly Cloudy • 8% PoP

PROBABLE STARTERS: Anibal Sanchez (7-13, 5.70 ERA) vs. Jose Quintana (11-10, 3.05 ERA)

LINEUPS:

Detroit Tigers

1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
2. Cameron Maybin (R) CF
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
4. Victor Martinez (S) DH
5. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
6. Justin Upton (R) LF
7. James McCann (R) C
8. Casey McGehee (R) 3B
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS

Chicago White Sox

1. Adam Eaton (L) CF
2. Tim Anderson (R) SS
3. Melky Cabrera (S) LF
4. Jose Abreu (R) 1B
5. Justin Morneau (L) DH
6. Todd Frazier (R) 3B
7. Avisail Garcia (R) RF
8. Omar Narvaez (L) C
9. Tyler Saladino (R) 2B

INJURY REPORT:

Detroit Tigers

Tigers Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Aybar, Erick (SS) 09/07 Any day Day-to-day Left abdominal soreness Not in starting lineup Sept. 3-5; pinch-ran Sept. 6.
Castellanos, Nick (3B) 09/02 15-day DL Possibly mid-September Fractured metacarpal bone in left hand Swinging off tee as of Sept. 2 update.
Kinsler, Ian (2B) 09/06 Any day Possibly September 9 Right ring finger Suffered injury when trying to knock down hard ground-ball Sept. 4; not in starting lineup Sept. 6.
VerHagen, Drew (P) 08/23 60-day DL 2017 Right shoulder thoracic outlet syndrome Was scheduled to undergo season-ending surgery Aug. 8.

 

Chicago White Sox

White Sox Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Davidson, Matt (3B) 08/25 Out for Season Possibly 2017 Recovering from July 2016 right foot surgery Transferred to 60-day DL on July 17; expected to miss rest of regular season as of Aug. 25 update.
Jackson, Austin (CF) 08/25 Out for Season Possibly 2017 Medial meniscus tear in left knee Underwent knee surgery June 15; expected to miss rest of regular season as of Aug. 25 update.
Lawrie, Brett (3B) 08/28 15-day DL TBD Left hamstring strain MRI showed no structural damage; yet to resume baseball activity as of Aug. 28 update.
Petricka, Jake (P) 09/02 Out for Season Possibly 2017 Recovering from June 2016 right hip surgery Underwent season-ending surgery June 10; expected to resume throwing in September.
Putnam, Zach (P) 08/19 15-day DL TBD Ulnar neuritis in right elbow Ligament intact after surgery Aug. 4; was expected to begin rehab week of Aug. 8.
Shields, James (P) 09/05 Any day Day-to-day Back tightness Has been pitching through pain for weeks, could be shut down for season as of Sept. 5 update.
Tilson, Charlie (CF) 09/01 Out for Season Possibly Spring Training 2017 Recovering from August 2016 left hamstring surgery Underwent season-ending surgery Aug. 4.
Webb, Daniel (P) 06/12 Out for Season Possibly 2017 Recovering from June 2016 Tommy John surgery Underwent season-ending surgery June 10.

Transactions

Detroit Tigers

Date Transaction
09/06/16 Detroit Tigers activated RHP Jordan Zimmermann from the 15-day disabled list.
Detroit Tigers recalled Casey McGehee from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Matt Boyd from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Steven Moya from Toledo Mud Hens.
09/05/16 Detroit Tigers activated RHP Mike Pelfrey from the 15-day disabled list.
Detroit Tigers recalled Dixon Machado from Toledo Mud Hens.
Oakland Athletics claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from Detroit Tigers.
09/03/16 Detroit Tigers designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.
Detroit Tigers selected the contract of Joe Mantiply from Erie SeaWolves.
09/01/16 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled C John Hicks from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers signed free agent RHP Jeff Ferrell to a minor league contract.

Chicago White Sox

Date Transaction
09/06/16 Chicago White Sox activated RHP Miguel Gonzalez from the 15-day disabled list.
Chicago White Sox recalled Jason Coats from Charlotte Knights.
Chicago White Sox recalled Leury Garcia from Charlotte Knights.
Chicago White Sox selected the contract of Blake Smith from Charlotte Knights.
09/01/16 Chicago White Sox sent RHP Miguel Gonzalez on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Knights.
Chicago White Sox recalled Juan Minaya from Charlotte Knights.
Chicago White Sox recalled Kevan Smith from Charlotte Knights.