The White Sox are 1-7 (.125) when hosting the Tigers in 2018. Chicago has won six of 10 in Detroit this year.
Daniel Palka, who sat out on Tuesday after tying the opener in the ninth with a solo shot, has six ninth-inning home runs this season, the most in baseball.
James Shields has 17 quality starts in 2018, which is tied for fifth-best in the American League.
Yolmer Sánchez extended his career-high on-base streak to 22 games in yesterday’s White Sox win. He sat out Tuesday’s game.
With Victor Martinez’s single leading off the second inning, Chicago’s win expectancy fell to 46.3%, and it would not jump up better than 50% the rest of the game.