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The Baltimore Orioles will host the Chicago White Sox for the second game of a three-game series at Camden Yards.
The Baltimore Orioles are on an American League worst 28-59. The Orioles got off a decent start this year but have a 13-42 record since May 7. The Orioles are 23rd in MLB, averaging 4.1 runs per game, and 16th with a .238 team batting average. Thomas Eshelman, who is 0-1 with a 7.16 ERA in four starts this year, will take the mound first on Saturday. Eshelman is 4-4 with a 5.59 ERA in 26 games and 12 starts in his career.
The Chicago White Sox are 52-35, pulling away in the AL Central with a 7.5 game lead over the second-place Cleveland Indians. Lucas Giolito will start for the White sox. In 17 starts this season, Giolito is 6-6 with a 4.20 ERA.
The White Sox have dominated the Orioles this season, winning all five head-to-head games by at least two runs, and there’s little reason to believe that the streak won’t continue tonight.