BOTTOM LINE: Chicago and Chicago will meet on Friday.
The White Sox are 42-23 on their home turf. Chicago has slugged .417 this season. Eloy Jimenez leads the team with a mark of .548.
The Cubs have gone 23-41 away from home. Chicago has a collective .229 this season, led by Ian Happ with an average of .198.
The White Sox won the last meeting 9-3. Dylan Cease earned his ninth victory and Jimenez went 3-for-4 with a double, two home runs and five RBIs for Chicago. Zach Davies took his ninth loss for Chicago.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jose Abreu leads the White Sox with 50 extra base hits and is slugging .489.
Happ leads the Cubs with 68 hits and has 38 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: White Sox: 5-5, .269 batting average, 4.30 ERA, outscored opponents by one run