Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 5/9/2023 – The Chicago White Sox will be locking horns with the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium. This will be the second game of a four-game series between these two teams. The Chicago White Sox are 12-24 after losing to the Royals in the first game of this series. The Kansas City Royals played the Oakland Athletics before coming to this set and are 10-26 on the season. The Chicago White Sox will be winning the game on Tuesday according to the top MLB betting picks today.
Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 5/9/2023
|When:||Tuesday, May 9, 7:40 PM EDT|
|Where:||Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium Kansas City, Missouri|
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— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 9, 2023
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox took on the Cincinnati Reds before coming to this series and managed to win two games out of three. The White Sox are batting with an average of .240 and have collected 160 runs in total in this season. The highest number of home runs for the White Sox has been scored by Luis Robert Jr. with seven homers and 20 ribbies so far. On the mound, Chicago will be planting Lucas Giolito who is 1-2 with a 3.67 ERA.
Players to watch: Andrew Vaughn 1B (GP 35, AB 134, R 15, H 33, 2B 12, 3B 1, HR 3, RBI 26, TB 56, BB 16, SO 32, SB 0, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.342, SLG 0.418, OPS 0.76, WAR 0, Luis Robert Jr. CF (GP 35, AB 130, R 23, H 34, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 20, TB 64, BB 9, SO 38, SB 1, AVG 0.262, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.492, OPS 0.826, WAR 1.7
Kansas City Royal
The Kansas City Royals managed to win the first game of the series against the Chicago White Sox with a final score of 12-5. The Royals are batting with an average of .238 and have accumulated 148 runs in total this baseball season. Salvador Perez is leading the Royals in offense with seven home runs and 20 rib-eyes. The Royals will be tossing the ball to Jordan Lyles for this game. Lyles is 0-5 with a 6.69 ERA.
Players to watch: Bobby Witt Jr. SS (GP 35, AB 146, R 23, H 35, 2B 5, 3B 3, HR 6, RBI 15, TB 64, BB 8, SO 31, SB 10, AVG 0.24, OBP 0.279, SLG 0.438, OPS 0.718, WAR 0.5, Vinnie Pasquantino 1B (GP 36, AB 132, R 17, H 37, 2B 12, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 17, TB 67, BB 19, SO 18, SB 0, AVG 0.28, OBP 0.373, SLG 0.508, OPS 0.88, WAR 0.7
Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox’s last 6 games.
Chi White Sox are 5-13 SU in their last 18 games.
Chi White Sox are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against Kansas City.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games against an opponent in the American League.
Chi White Sox are 2-10 SU in their last 12 games on the road.
Chi White Sox are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.
Kansas City Royal
Kansas City are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 7 games against Chi White Sox.
Kansas City are 3-13 SU in their last 16 games at home.
Kansas City are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Kansas City’s last 15 games against an opponent in the American League Central Division.
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Kansas City’s last 19 games played in May.
Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks
The Kansas City Royals are eager to build on their win against the White Sox from the first game. But, the White Sox have revenge on their mind and will be banking on Giolito to work his magic on the hill. The latest baseball betting analytics are favoring the Chicago White Sox to win in this game.
Score Prediction: Sox 7, Royals 2.