Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox 05/14/2021 – A four-game series is all set to get underway as Kansas City Royals take on Chicago White Sox from Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago, Illinois. Kansas City Royals are still at the third spot in the AL Central Division play with a 16-20 record on the season. Chicago White Sox is sitting at the top of the list with a 22-13 record on the season. The mlb predictions today are up and running with all the odds and picks of this exciting game. The White Sox will look forward to continuing their success while Kansas City will try to rebound from their last defeat.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox 05/14/2021
|When:||Friday, May 14, 3:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Guaranteed Rate Field, Chicago, Illinois|
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals will enter this game after being swept against the Detroit Tigers in their last three-game series. The Royals gave up a total of 16 runs and scored 12 in all three games. Last night, Kansas City smashed three runs from the plate but gave up four in return to the Tigers batting unit. Kansas City Royals are currently riding a terrible 11-game losing streak and are in desperate need of a victory. Brad Keller will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Keller will make his eighth start on the season and he’s holding an ERA of 7.31 with a 2-4 record.
Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP 34, AB 134, R 16, H 36, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 18, TB 65, BB 4, SO 33, SB 0, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.305, SLG 0.485, OPS 0.79, WAR 1), W. Merrifield RF (GP 34, AB 132, R 20, H 35, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 23, TB 54, BB 12, SO 15, SB 11, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.409, OPS 0.729, WAR 0.9).
Chicago White Sox
The White Sox pushed their way up to the top and are dominating their opponents. Chicago will enter this game riding a six-game winning streak after their last successful series against Minnesota Twins. The White Sox swept the Twins in all three games and scored a total of 26 runs from the plate. From the pithing end, they gave up 13 to Minnesota. Lucas Giolito will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Giolito is holding a 2-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.54.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 33, AB 121, R 18, H 28, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 28, TB 54, BB 15, SO 39, SB 1, AVG 0.231, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.446, OPS 0.775, WAR 0.7), Y. Moncada 3B (GP 31, AB 114, R 16, H 29, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 19, TB 43, BB 16, SO 39, SB 0, AVG 0.254, OBP 0.358, SLG 0.377, OPS 0.735, WAR 1).
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Kansas City’s last 14 games.
Royals are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
Kansas City is 1-9 SU in their last 10 games against Chi White Sox.
Royals are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kansas City’s last 9 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox.
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
Chicago is 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox’s last 7 games against Kansas City.
Chicago is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox’s last 9 games when playing at home against Kansas City.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Betting Picks
The Royals are not too strong with Keller on the mound as their starter. As for Chicago, they have the best offensive on the season averaging .262 with 5.47 runs per game. The best online betting website favors the White Sox to continue their winning streak.
Score Prediction: Chicago White Sox 6, Kansas City Royals 4.