Gavin Floyd, RHP (15-7, 3.77)
White Sox (83-65)
Andy Pettitte, LHP (13-13, 4.52)
Yankees (79-70)

Scouting Report:
White Sox: Through seven innings on Thursday against the Blue Jays, Floyd put up zeros against one of baseball's hottest teams. But Toronto got to Floyd for four in the eighth, as part of a six-run rally, ending Floyd's five-game winning streak and a stretch of nine straight starts without a loss. Floyd struck out two and walked one over 7 1/3 innings, giving him 125 strikeouts and 67 walks over 181 1/3 innings this season. Floyd received a no-decision against the Yankees this season, having allowed five runs in six innings during his lone start, and has no lifetime mark against New York either. Tuesday marks his second appearance and first start at Yankee Stadium.

Yankees: Pettitte's struggles on the mound continued on Wednesday as he gave up four runs (three earned) on nine hits to make an early exit after just 4 2/3 innings. He delivered a solid performance until the fifth inning, when he got into trouble and found himself in a bases-loaded jam. It marked Pettitte's fourth straight losing decision. While he is traditionally successful in the second half of the season, the veteran has posted a 3-6 record with a 5.43 ERA since the All-Star break. He has not faced the White Sox this season.

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