Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox Online MLB Betting Odds

Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox Betting

The year’s online MLB betting action continues this Thursday night with an intriguing Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox matchup. The Red Sox enter this matchup riding a 3-game winning streak eager to add another win to their record. The White Sox on the other hand, are 3-1 in their last 4 and will be vying to put a sock in it this Thursday night. So what kind of bets should sportsbook players make here?

Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox – Thursday, May 2nd      

When: 8:10 pm ET

Where: Guaranteed Rate Field, Chicago, Illinois

TV: Local Broadcasts

Stream: MLB TV

Online MLB Betting Odds:

Red Sox -1½ (-130) 9 (-105) -190
White Sox +1½ (+110) 9 (-115) +180
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Boston Red Sox        

After winning the last 3 games in a row, Boston enter tonight’s matchup sporting a 14-17 record that ranks them next to last in the AL East. At the present time the AL East is led by the Tampa Bay Rays, who currently own a 5 ½ game lead over Boston. With this in mind, it’s clear that Boston can make a push for the lead in the division. After all, tonight’s online MLB betting odds are pegging Boston as the favorite despite playing on the road. To ensure they come out on top, Boston will be sticking with David Price this Thursday night. Price enters tonight’s matchup sporting a 1-2 record in addition to a 3.60 ERA and a 1.07 WHIP.

Players to Watch: Mookie Betts (6 HR, 16 RBI, .289 BA), JD Martinez (4 HR, 15 RBI, .312 BA), and Xander Bogaerts (4 HR, 16 RBI, .271 BA).

Chicago White Sox  

The White Sox enter tonight’s action flashing a 13-15 record that ranks them 3rd overall in the AL Central. Right now the Minnesota Twins lead the AL Central with their 18-10 record, placing Chicago 5 games behind them. As aforementioned, Chicago is 3-1 in their last 4 matchups and have plenty of momentum to build off this evening. Lucas Giolito is the man tasked with getting this victory. Giolito is 2-1 this season but enters with a 5.30 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP. With those figures in mind, it’s easy to see why Chicago is pegged as the underdog at home tonight.

Players to Watch: Yoan Moncada (6 HR, 20 RBI, .301 BA), Jose Abreu (6 HR, 30 RBI, .362 BA), and Leury Garcia (1 HR, 11 RBI, .271 BA).

Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox Betting Predictions


  • Boston is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the American League conference.
  • The TOTAL has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox.
  • Boston has posted a 4-12 ATS record this season through 16 away games
  • The TOTAL has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox’s last 7 games played on a Thursday.
  • Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games this season.
  • Chi White Sox has posted a 4-10 ATS record at home through 14 home games

Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox Betting Picks

So which side should legal betting fans take in this Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox matchup? All things considered, Boston is the only way to bet here. They enter on a roll and have a much better pitcher on the mound this evening. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!

Score Prediction: 8-5 Boston.