LINE: Cubs favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Chicago enters the game as losers of their last five games.
The White Sox are 17-10 on their home turf. The Chicago offense has compiled a .261 batting average as a team this season, good for sixth in the majors. Tim Anderson leads the team with an average of .338.
The Cubs are 13-11 on the road. The Chicago pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.89. Yu Darvish leads the team with a 2.22 earned run average.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jose Abreu leads the White Sox with 19 home runs and is batting .325.
Anthony Rizzo ranks second on the Cubs with 11 home runs home runs and is slugging .419.