Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 08/06/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
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Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 08/06/2021 – The Chicago White Sox will take on the Chicago Cubs in an exciting three-game series from Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox is sitting at the top of the AL Central Division play and are all set to take out the Cubs. The Chicago White Sox will enter this game with a losing record after their last defeat against the Royals. The field is set and the best mlb bets have all the odds and lines available online. As for the Cubs, they are yet to progress from the fourth spot in the NL Central Division play. Both teams enter this game with a losing record.
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 08/06/2021
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox have won a total of 63 games and dropped 46 in return. Chicago remains at the top of the AL Central as they continue to dominate opponents. The last two games turned out to be a disaster for the White Sox since they lost against the Royals. Chicago gave up three runs and scored two in their last defeat. Lance Lynn will take the mound in this game as their starting pitcher. Lynn has taken out 122 opponent hitters in a span of 108 plus innings. The righty is 10-3 with an ERA of 2.97.
Players to watch: Tim Anderson SS (GP 92, AB 387, R 66, H 115, 2B 22, 3B 1, HR 10, RBI 40, TB 169, BB 18, SO 89, SB 16, AVG 0.297, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.437, OPS 0.766, WAR 3.2), Jose Abreu 1B (GP 102, AB 375, R 53, H 92, 2B 17, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 82, TB 173, BB 39, SO 102, SB 1, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.461, OPS 0.795, WAR 1.4).
The Chicago Cubs will enter this game after their last defeat against the Colorado Rockies. The Cubs have given up six runs and scored five in return. Chicago won a total of 52 games and dropped 58 in return. The Cubs are just a few games behind the Cardinals in the third. Kyle Hendricks will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Hendricks is holding a 13-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.71. The righty was successful in his last game against the Nationals after giving up just one run in seven innings.
Players to watch: Willson Contreras C (GP 98, AB 330, R 47, H 77, 2B 14, 3B 0, HR 17, RBI 40, TB 142, BB 43, SO 107, SB 4, AVG 0.233, OBP 0.341, SLG 0.43, OPS 0.771, WAR 3.4), Ian Happ CF (GP 97, AB 280, R 32, H 50, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 28, TB 92, BB 43, SO 95, SB 1, AVG 0.179, OBP 0.294, SLG 0.329, OPS 0.623, WAR -0.1).
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi White Sox’s last 11 games.
Chi Cubs are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games.
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The top online sportsbook predictions are in favor of the White Sox to win this game. Chicago is in desperate need of a victory and they hold the 10th rank in OPS and seventh in runs scored. The Cubs are holding the 20th rank in OPS and runs scored.
Score Prediction: White Sox 5, Cubs 3.