Hurler Ivan Nova Leads White Sox Over Tigers, 5-3

Sun, Sep 22, 2019 | Emma Botos


Brandon Dixon of the Detroit Tigers at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia in April 2019.
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September 21, 2019 -- The White Sox beat the Tigers 5 to 3 on the road.

The Ivan Nova start helped keep the Tigers hitters at bay. Ivan Nova allowed 2 earned runs over 5.0 innings pitched. Throwing 49 strikes in a 74 pitch outing for 3 strikeouts. The White Sox pitcher threw for 8 hits and 0 walks allowed. A 4.80 ERA and 0.350 OBP in the appearance against the Tigers.

Slugger Brandon Dixon could not pull out the Tigers home win over the White Sox's pitching. He had a 0.290 OBP with 3 at bats. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Brandon Dixon had a 0.437 slugging percentage. He had a game batting average of 0.247. At the plate, the slugger had 0 strikeouts. The Tigers' top hitter contributed 1 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing.

Tim Anderson led the White Sox's effort on the road against the Tigers's pitching. He had 0 Ks in the game. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.335. His team's best hitter had 1 RBI and scored 1 run in the game. Leading the team in slugging for the game, he had a 0.516 slugging percentage in the game.

Posted at Sun, September 22, 2019 02:31:44 UTC