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Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox 08/08/2020 MLB Picks, Predictions and Baseball Previews
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Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox 08/08/2020 – On Saturday, Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox will conclude with their short two-game series from Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox progressed to 8-6 on the season after their last victory against the Indians. Chicago is sitting at the second spot in the AL Central and they are two games behind the Minnesota Twins. As for Cleveland, they hold an 8-7 record after their defeat and are now at the fourth spot in the AL Central division. Cleveland will try their best to split this series against Chicago while baseball betting has already taken its course.
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox 08/08/2020
Cleveland Indians were keen on continuing their success after defeating Cincinnati Reds in their last series. The Indians were unable to score last night after surrendering two runs to the White Sox. As a whole team, the Indians contributed just four hits and they look forward to making a change in this game. Starting pitcher Aaron Civale pitched seven impressive innings but suffered the loss. Zach Plesac will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Plesac is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 1.80. Cleveland will need to pick up on their batting squad if they want to get past the White Sox.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP15, AB59, R5, H13, 2B2, 3B0, HR3, RBI9, TB24, BB3, SO12, SB0, AVG0.22, OBP0.27, SLG0.407, OPS0.677, WAR0), J. Ramirez 3B (GP15, AB56, R11, H16, 2B2, 3B1, HR4, RBI11, TB32, BB7, SO13, SB1, AVG0.286, OBP0.375, SLG0.571, OPS0.946, WAR0).
Chicago White Sox
Chicago White Sox won eight of the last 14 games and they seem to have the potential to compete for the division title. Last night, the White Sox reaped the benefit with the help of their starting pitcher Dylan Cease when he threw five shutout innings. From the plate, Adam Engel smashed a solo homer for his team. Chicago has not yet decided on the starting pitcher in this game. The White Sox will need all their support from the plate to get past the Indians with Plesac on the mound as their starter.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP14, AB60, R8, H15, 2B3, 3B0, HR2, RBI8, TB24, BB2, SO15, SB0, AVG0.25, OBP0.286, SLG0.4, OPS0.686, WAR0), L. Robert CF (GP14, AB55, R9, H18, 2B3, 3B0, HR2, RBI6, TB27, BB6, SO20, SB4, AVG0.327, OBP0.393, SLG0.491, OPS0.884, WAR0).
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cleveland’s last 11 games.
Chicago White Sox
Chi White Sox are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games.
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox Betting Picks
The major league baseball odds have turned towards Cleveland Indians in this game. Back the Indians to secure a victory and split their two games against the White Sox.
Score Prediction: Cleveland Indians 5, Chicago White Sox 3.