Pitching matchups
Pitching matchups for Tuesday’s MLB games ⚾
The best/top pitching matchup on the mound Tuesday is happening at 7:40 p.m. ET between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins. The White Sox defeated the Twins 16-4 in the first game of their three-game set. Lance Lynn will be on the mound for Chicago, which is opposed by Michael Pineda for the Twins.
This season, Lynn has been one of the White Sox’s best starting pitchers with a record of 4-1 and 1.30 ERA through six starts. He also has recorded 44 strikeouts in 34.2 IP. In his last start, the 34-year-old pitcher faced off against the Twins. He only allowed 3 walks, 2 hits, 1 earned, but struck out 9 hitters in only 5.0 IP. Meanwhile, Pineda has been a steady option for a Twins’ team that is one of the worst in the majors.