All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: First meeting. Tied 3-3 in 2013.
Friday: 6:10 p.m., CSN.
LH Roenis Elias (7-6, 3.96) vs. LH Chris Sale (7-1, 2.30).
Saturday: 1:10 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Felix Hernandez (10-2, 2.10) vs. LH Jose Quintana (5-7, 3.44).
Sunday: 1:10 p.m., CSN.
RH Taijuan Walker (1-0, 4.50) vs. RH Hector Noesi (2-6, 5.33).
Who's hot: Sox first baseman Jose Abreu is on a 17-game hitting streak and has hit .343 with seven home runs and 16 RBIs in that span. Quintana allowed three total earned runs over 21 innings in his last three starts. In six June starts, Hernandez was 3-1 with a 1.22 ERA and 54 strikeouts over 441/3 innings. Robinson Cano was 7-for-16 with two home runs and eight RBIs in his last four games entering Thursday.
Who's not: Sox outfielder Dayan Viciedo is 17-for-104 with eight RBIs in June and July. Noesi gave up five earned runs and walked seven in his last start. Elias allowed five earned runs in six innings in his last start against the Indians.