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Game Thread No.21: Houston Astros at Chicago White Sox, Apr 20, 2018 7:10 PM CDT

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Join the conversation as the Astros look to provide ace Justin Verlander with a lot more run support in Chicago than they did on Sunday Night Baseball.

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Chicago White Sox (4-11) vs. Houston Astros (13-7), April 20, 2018, 7:10 PM CDT


TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW

Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM

Online: MLB.TV

White Sox SBNation Blog: South Side Sox

Pitching Matchup

RHP James Shields (1-1, 4.50 ERA, 7 SO) vs. RHP Justin Verlander (2-0, 1.35 ERA, 34 SO)

Today's Lineups

Houston Astros Chicago White Sox
George Springer - DH Yoan Moncada - 2B
Jose Altuve - 2B Avisail Garcia - RF
Carlos Correa - SS Jose Abreu - 1B
Josh Reddick - RF Nick Delmonico - LF
Yuli Gurriel - 1B Welington Castillo - DH
Alex Bregman - 3B Yolmer Sanchez - 3B
Brian McCann - C Tim Anderson - SS
Marwin Gonzalez - LF Omar Narváez - C
Derek Fisher - CF Adam Engel - CF
Justin Verlander - RHP James Shields - RHP

The Astros are heading to Chicago for a three-game set with a Chicago White Sox team that has not gotten off to the best of starts. In Game 1, the Astros will look to their ace Justin Verlander, who is off to a phenomenal start to the 2018 season, to begin this series with a win.