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Gameday Information: White Sox vs. Athletics, AL Wild Card Game 1

by Jordan Lazowski

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: the White Sox are playing their first Postseason game since 2008. They will be on the road for the entirety of the playoffs – starting in Oakland today. Grabbing the early lead will be crucial.

Here’s everything you need to know before this afternoon’s game!


White Sox (35-25) vs. Athletics (36-24)

Fast Facts

First Pitch: 2:08 PM CDT
Location: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum – Oakland, CA
Gametime Weather: Sunny, 76o


Broadcast Information

Listen: Sox – WGN 720, WRTO 1200 • A’s – Bloomberg 960 AM, ESPN Radio
Watch: ESPN


Starting Lineups

White Sox

1. Tim Anderson – SS
2. Yoan Moncada – 3B
3. Yasmani Grandal – DH
4. Jose Abreu – 1B
5. James McCann – C 
6. Luis Robert – CF 
7. Adam Engel – RF
8. Leury Garcia – LF
9. Nick Madrigal – 2B 

Athletics

1. Tommy La Stella – 2B
2. Robbie Grossman – LF
3. Marcus Semien – SS
4. Matt Olson – 1B
5. Mark Canha – RF
6. Jake Lamb – 3B 
7. Ramon Laureano – CF 
8. Chad Pinder – DH 
9. Sean Murphy – C 


Starting Pitchers

Lucas Giolito (4-3, 3.48 ERA) vs. Jesus Luzardo (3-2, 4.12 ERA)


Playoff Hype Video

In case you weren’t excited enough, get yourself hyped up all over again! (Credit: @b_son4)


Follow us on social media @SoxOn35th for more and check back after the game for a recap!

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