Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds 5/5/2023 – On Friday evening, the Chicago White Sox will be locking horns with the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. This will be the opening game of a series between these two teams. The Chicago White Sox are 10-22 on the season after their bout against the Minnesota Twins in the previous set. The Cincinnati Reds took on the San Diego Padres last time out and are ranked 13-18 on the season as of now. The Cincinnati Reds will be winning this game as predicted by the best MLB betting lines.
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds 5/5/2023
|When:||Friday, May 5, 6:40 PM EDT|
|Where:||Great American Ball Park Cincinnati, Ohio|
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— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 4, 2023
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox managed to win both the games in the series against the Minnesota Twins last time out. In this baseball season, the White Sox is batting with an average of .235 and have accumulated a total of 130 runs. The highest number of homeruns for the White Sox as of now has been scored by Jake Burger who has knocked seven homers out of the park. On the hill, the White Sox will be planting Lance Lynn who is 0-4 this season with a 7.16 ERA.
Players to watch: Luis Robert Jr. CF (GP 31, AB 119, R 15, H 26, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 16, TB 51, BB 7, SO 37, SB 1, AVG 0.218, OBP 0.273, SLG 0.429, OPS 0.702, WAR 1.1, Andrew Vaughn 1B (GP 31, AB 115, R 13, H 29, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 20, TB 48, BB 16, SO 28, SB 0, AVG 0.252, OBP 0.363, SLG 0.417, OPS 0.78, WAR 0.5
The Cincinnati Reds took on the San Diego Padres last time out and won only one game in that three-game series. The Reds are batting with an average of .244 this season and have collected 131 runs in total. Jason Vosler is leading the team in terms of offense with a trio of homers and ten ribbies so far. On the mound, the Cincinnati Reds will be posting Hunter Greene who is 0-1 this season with a 2.89 ERA.
Players to watch: Jonathan India 2B (GP 31, AB 114, R 22, H 32, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 12, TB 43, BB 16, SO 20, SB 5, AVG 0.281, OBP 0.378, SLG 0.377, OPS 0.755, WAR 0.5, Tyler Stephenson C (GP 31, AB 106, R 11, H 28, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 11, TB 34, BB 12, SO 31, SB 0, AVG 0.264, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.321, OPS 0.676, WAR -0.1
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
Chi White Sox are 3-11 SU in their last 14 games.
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against Cincinnati.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati.
Chi White Sox are 0-8 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
Chi White Sox are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the National League.
Cincinnati are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games against Chi White Sox.
Cincinnati are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati’s last 9 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati’s last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox.
Cincinnati are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the American League Central Division.
Chicago White Sox vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
The Chicago White Sox are going with Lance Lynn who is yet to find his footing in this MLB season. The Reds are making a better choice with Greene on the mound and will take control of this game early on. The Cincinnati Reds will be winning here as expected by the latest baseball betting odds.
Score Prediction: Reds 5, Sox 3.