Cleveland had an 80-82 record overall and a 40-41 record in home games last season. The Guardians pitching staff averaged 8.9 strikeouts per nine innings while giving up 4.5 runs per game in the 2021 season.
Chicago went 93-69 overall and 40-41 on the road last season. The White Sox slugged .422 as a team in the 2021 season while hitting 1.2 home runs per game.
INJURIES: Guardians: Yu Chang: 10-Day IL (undisclosed), James Karinchak: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Luke Maile: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Carlos Vargas: 60-Day IL (undisclosed), Cody Morris: 60-Day IL (shoulder)
White Sox: A.J. Pollock: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Lucas Giolito: 10-Day IL (abdominal), Ryan Burr: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Yermin Mercedes: 10-Day IL (hand), Lance Lynn: 10-Day IL (knee), Joe Kelly: 10-Day IL (biceps), Garrett Crochet: 10-Day IL (elbow), Yoan Moncada: 10-Day IL (oblique), Jonathan Stiever: 60-Day IL (lat)
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