Chicago White Sox and Toronto Blue Jays face off in the first of the three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 7:00 PM EST in Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario. Comcast SportsNet Chicago will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last series encounter between the teams, White Sox won the first and series finale while the Blues captured the middle game in Guaranteed Rate field.
Date and Time: June 16th, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario
TV: Comcast SportsNet Chicago (US Regional)
The Chicago White Sox snatched a series victory with a 5-2 win, tossing the Baltimore Orioles their seventh defeat in eight games at Guaranteed Rate Field.
As the White Sox begin their six-game road trip, they open a three-game series against Toronto on Friday, with left-hander Jose Quintana (2-8, 5.30) making the start. After a rough form in May (5.60 ERA ) Quintana improved in June, posting a 3.48 ERA in two starts.
Blue Jays’ Kendrys Morales and Russell Martin gave it all for a come from behind Wednesday night 7-6 win against the Rays, splitting their two-game series in Toronto.
Blue Jays will send Right-hander Joe Biagini (1-5, 3.38 ERA) in the series opener against the White Sox at home on Friday night. So far in 2017, Biagini has held opponents to a .208 batting average and .554 OPS as a starter. In his last two starts, Biagini has pitched seven innings in each.
Left fielder Steve Pearce, who missed out for a month now with a calf strain, is hopeful of returning to the lineup for the series against the White Sox.