Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/23/2021 Betting Predictions, Spread and Game Analysis
Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/23/2021 – The Chicago White Sox will travel across the border to Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario to take on the Toronto Blue Jays. The White Sox will enter this game looking for a chance to rebound from their last defeat. Chicago is still at the top of the AL Central Division play and is holding a 72-53 record on the season. Toronto Blue Jays continue their chase for the playoffs behind the Red Sox in the AL East. The MLB picks and predictions are up and running as these teams open an exciting four-game series.
Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/23/2021
|When:||Monday, August 23, 7:07 PM ET|
|Where:||Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario|
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox were rocked by the Bay Rays in their last game after giving up nine runs and scoring nothing in return. The White Sox have a neat 10-game lead ahead of the Cleveland Indians at second place. Chicago will turn in Lance Lynn to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 10-3 record on the season with an ERA of 2.26. Lynn was successful for the White Sox in his last five starts. In his last 26 innings, Lynn gave up 10 runs to opponents. Chicago will try to make up for their loss against the Blue Jays.
Players to watch: Tim Anderson SS (GP 104, AB 446, R 78, H 135, 2B 24, 3B 2, HR 14, RBI 51, TB 205, BB 18, SO 100, SB 17, AVG 0.303, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.46, OPS 0.79, WAR 3.8), Jose Abreu 1B (GP 118, AB 440, R 65, H 112, 2B 21, 3B 2, HR 25, RBI 92, TB 212, BB 44, SO 120, SB 1, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.818, WAR 2.2).
Toronto Blue Jays
The Toronto Blue Jays managed to win a total of 64 games after dropping 58 in return. The Blue Jays are close to six games behind the Red Sox at the third spot. Toronto lost against the Detroit Tigers in their last series after winning just one of their three games. Last night, they gave up five runs and scored three in return. Alek Manoah will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 5-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.24. Manoah will make his 13th career appearance for the Blue Jays.
Players to watch: Marcus Semien SS (GP 122, AB 490, R 89, H 133, 2B 33, 3B 2, HR 30, RBI 73, TB 260, BB 48, SO 120, SB 13, AVG 0.271, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.531, OPS 0.868, WAR 5.7), Bo Bichette SS (GP 119, AB 481, R 91, H 138, 2B 21, 3B 1, HR 20, RBI 77, TB 221, BB 33, SO 108, SB 18, AVG 0.287, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.459, OPS 0.796, WAR 3.5).
Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
Chi White Sox are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against Toronto.
White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Chi White Sox are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games when playing on the road against Toronto.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi White Sox’s last 10 games against an opponent in the American League East Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox’s last 7 games played on a Monday when on the road.
Toronto Blue Jays
Toronto are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games against Chi White Sox.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto’s last 7 games at home.
Toronto are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox.
Toronto are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games this season.
Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays Betting Picks
The White Sox have a better shot to make it past the Blue Jays. Chicago is holding the eighth rank in OPS and the seventh rank in runs scored. The top online websites have predicted the White Sox to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: White Sox 5, Blue Jays 3.