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Chicago White Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 06/22/2021 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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white soxChicago White Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 06/22/2021 – A short two-game series is all set to get underway as Chicago White Sox takes on Pittsburgh Pirates from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The White Sox are one of the favorites to reach the postseason, especially after their incredible performance in the AL Central Division. Chicago is sitting at the top of the list and they hold one of the best records in the majors. Pittsburgh Pirates are just the opposite as they remain at the bottom of the NL Central Division play. The best mlb oddsmaker has been away from the Pirates in their last few games.
Chicago White Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 06/22/2021
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox have won 43 games on the season after dropping 29 in total. Chicago is ahead of the Indians, but they enter this game riding a four-game losing streak. The White Sox lost their last series against Houston and they look forward to taking out a weak Pirates team. On Sunday, they gave up eight runs to Houston and scored just two in return. Lucas Giolito will be sent to the hill as their starter against the Pirates. Giolito is holding a 5-5 record on the season with an ERA of 3.66.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 67, AB 248, R 32, H 61, 2B 12, 3B 1, HR 12, RBI 53, TB 111, BB 24, SO 68, SB 1, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.448, OPS 0.769, WAR 0.7), T. Anderson SS (GP 58, AB 240, R 40, H 71, 2B 12, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 25, TB 101, BB 14, SO 60, SB 13, AVG 0.296, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.421, OPS 0.757, WAR 1.7).
The Pirates have one of the worst records this year after winning 25 and dropping 45 in return. Pittsburgh is trailing the Reds at fourth place and they enter this game with a losing record. The Pirates defeated the Indians in their last three-game series with a 1-2 record. Last night, Pittsburgh gave up two runs and scored just one in return. Tyler Anderson will be sent to the hill as their starter in this game. Anderson will make his first career appearance against the White Sox.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 69, AB 273, R 40, H 88, 2B 23, 3B 3, HR 2, RBI 25, TB 123, BB 25, SO 33, SB 4, AVG 0.322, OBP 0.388, SLG 0.451, OPS 0.839, WAR 2), B. Reynolds LF (GP 68, AB 244, R 41, H 73, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 36, TB 129, BB 35, SO 58, SB 1, AVG 0.299, OBP 0.394, SLG 0.529, OPS 0.922, WAR 3).
Chicago White Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
Pirates are 2-11 SU in their last 13 games.
Chicago White Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
The White Sox have a great opportunity to make up for their loss. The Pirates are a weak team with an unbalanced batting and pitching unit. Back Chicago to win this game with the baseball online predictions in their favor.
Score Prediction: White Sox 6, Pirates 3.