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Gamethread: White Sox at Indians

Matt Skole, Lucas Giolito and Ricky’s Boys take on dastardly Cleveland at the Prog

Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians
Skoley O: Not a bad major-league debut on Monday for Skole, going 2-for-3 with a single on his first pitch and homer in his second at-bat.
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Brett Ballantini started at South Side Sox in 2018 after 20 years of writing on basketball, baseball and hockey, including time on the Blackhawks and White Sox beats. Follow him on Twitter @BrettBallantini and email your site feedback to

We haven’t had a lot of happy news to report here at SSS this season, right?

Here’s a sweet little video the White Sox sent out from Matt Skole, talking about his first day in the major leagues, on Monday:

This evening, we’ll get to see if Matt can Skold another baseball into the Progressive Field seats, as he gets the start at DH, batting fifth:

On the flip side, yesterday’s winner for Cleveland, Adam Plutko, got his bus ticket punched back to Triple-A today. Tough crowd.

Here’s how Cleveland will line up against the White Sox: