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Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds 05/05/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and MLB Baseball
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Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds 05/05/2021 – The Chicago White Sox will remain on the road as they conclude their final game of a four-game series against Cincinnati Reds from Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. The White Sox will have taken the lead ahead of Cincinnati and are 2-1 with their series. Chicago is currently at the top of the AL Central Division play. Cincinnati Reds are struggling with their own troubles as they sit at fourth place in the NL Central Division. The Reds are behind the .500 mark and they look forward to splitting this series with the White Sox. The mlb betting odds 2021 has a predicted winner for this game based on the recent trends and betting lines.
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds 05/05/2021
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox will enter this game holding a 16-12 record on the season. The White Sox are back at the top and hold the same record as the Kansas City Royals. Chicago defeated the Reds in their series opener, dropped their second game but rebounded in the third. Last night, they went deep from the plate and smashed nine runs to victory. From the pitching end, the White Sox restricted the Reds from scoring. Dallas Keuchel will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Keuchel is holding a 1-1 record on the season with an ERA of 4.65, 16 Ks, and 11 BBs.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 27, AB 99, R 12, H 20, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 19, TB 37, BB 13, SO 33, SB 1, AVG 0.202, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.374, OPS 0.675, WAR 0.1), L. Robert CF (GP 25, AB 95, R 11, H 30, 2B 9, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 8, TB 44, BB 7, SO 28, SB 4, AVG 0.316, OBP 0.359, SLG 0.463, OPS 0.822, WAR 1).
Cincinnati Reds have won 13 and dropped 15 games on the season. The Reds are two games behind the .500 mark. Cincinnati is ahead of the Pirates and is trailing the Cubs at third. Cincinnati defeated the Cubs in their last three-game series with a 2-1 record. However, their defeat against the White Sox pushed them back to the fourth. Jesse Winker continues to take the lead for the Reds with a batting clip of .365. The Reds will turn in Sonny Gray as their starter in this game. Gray is holding a 0-2 record on the season with an ERA of 5.93, 23 Ks, and 11 BBs.
Players to watch: N. Castellanos RF (GP 25, AB 106, R 22, H 35, 2B 6, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 20, TB 70, BB 5, SO 20, SB 1, AVG 0.33, OBP 0.366, SLG 0.66, OPS 1.026, WAR 1.4, J. Votto 1B GP 27 AB 102 R 9 H 24 2B 6 3B 0 HR 5 RBI 17 TB 45 BB 11 SO 23 SB 0 AVG 0.235 OBP 0.31 SLG 0.441 OPS 0.751 WAR -0.2
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
Chi White Sox are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Cincinnati’s last 14 games.
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
The Chicago White Sox seems to be on fire as their offensive unit has smashed a decent number of runs in the last few games. The White Sox have a decent balance with their starter on the mound and the best baseball betting website favors the White Sox to win.
Score Prediction: White Sox 7, Reds 4.