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Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 05/09/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions

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Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 05-09-2021 Odds Picks and Predictions

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 05/09/2021 – An AL Central Division play will come to an end as Chicago White Sox take on the Kansas City Royals in their final game of a three-game series from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The White Sox are now sitting at the top of their division with an 18-13 record on the season. Kansas City Royals declined to third place after dropping consecutive games. The Royals are holding a 16-16 record on the season and are riding a six-game losing streak. The baseball bets today favor the White Sox to win this game and sweep the Royals in this series.

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 05/09/2021

When: Sunday, May 9, 2:10 PM ET
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
TV: NBCSCH
Stream: MLB.TV

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 05/09/2021

Team RL TOTAL ML
Chicago White Sox -1.5 (+105) 8.5 o (+105) -160
Kansas City Royals +1.5 (-116) 8.5 u (-125) +148
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Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox have progressed to the top after rebounding from their loss. Chicago is riding a two-game winning streak and is all set to take on the Royals once more. Last night, they went deep from the plate and smashed nine runs to victory. From the pitching end, Chicago restricted the Royals to just one. Catcher Yermin Mercedes is the leader in batting with an average of .380 and 35 hits. When it comes to home runs and RBIs, the White Sox are turning towards Jose Abreu as their leader with six and 23. Lucas Giolito will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 1-3 record with an ERA of 4.99, 41 Ks, and 3 BBs.

Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 31 AB 114 R 14 H 24 2B 4 3B 0 HR 6 RBI 23 TB 46 BB 15 SO 37 SB 1 AVG 0.211 OBP 0.306 SLG 0.404 OPS 0.709 WAR 0.3), Y. Moncada 3B (GP 29 AB 107 R 13 H 28 2B 5 3B 0 HR 3 RBI 19 TB 42 BB 14 SO 35 SB 0 AVG 0.262 OBP 0.36 SLG 0.393 OPS 0.753 WAR 1.1).

Kansas City Royals

The Royals were at the top but their constant defeat brought them to third. Kansas City gave up a total of 12 runs in the last two games and scored just one in return. The Royals have Salvador Perez as their leader in batting with an average of .293. Perez is also the leader in hits with 36 and home runs with seven. Kansas City has smashed a total of 31 home runs from the plate. Southpaw Mike Minor will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Minor is holding a 2-1 record on the season with an ERA of 5.23, 30 Ks, and 13 BBs.

Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP 32 AB 127 R 16 H 36 2B 8 3B 0 HR 7 RBI 18 TB 65 BB 4 SO 33 SB 0 AVG 0.283 OBP 0.321 SLG 0.512 OPS 0.833 WAR 1.2), W. Merrifield RF (GP 32 AB 126 R 19 H 33 2B 6 3B 0 HR 4 RBI 22 TB 51 BB 12 SO 15 SB 10 AVG 0.262 OBP 0.322 SLG 0.405 OPS 0.726 WAR 0.9). 

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers

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Chicago White Sox

Chi White Sox are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games.
Chi White Sox are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games against Kansas City.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Chi White Sox are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.

Kansas City Royals

The total has gone OVER in 8 of Kansas City’s last 10 games.
Kansas City is 0-7 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 6 games against the Chi White Sox.
Kansas City is 0-6 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Kansas City is 0-9 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against the Chi White Sox.

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks

The Royals have declined in their last few games and the baseball betting odds are not in their favor. The Chicago White Sox has rebounded well with their powerful offense. Back the White Sox to win and cover.

Score Prediction: White Sox 8, Royals 2.