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Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 05/04/2022 Betting Analysis, Picks and Forecast
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Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 05/04/2022 – The Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs will meet at the Wrigley Field on Wednesday night for some action between the plates. This game will be the second installment in the two-game series between the two teams. The Chicago White Sox are at the third position of the AL Central with a record of 10-13. The Chicago Cubs are in the fourth position of the NL Central with a record of 9-14. The Cubs are hungry for a win after their loss in the first game. MLB betting lines predict the Chicago White Sox to win in this game.
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs 05/04/2022
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox were pretty spectacular in the first game of the series with the Cubs and won 3-1. On the whole, the White Sox have won four games out of eight played and have scored 11 runs in their last three games. The Chicago offense is led by Tim Anderson who has posted 26 hits so far, along with 9 RBIs. Against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday, the Chicago White Sox are expected to send Lucas Giolito to the mound. Giolito is currently 0-1 with a 2.57 ERA in this baseball season.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 22, AB 79, R 12, H 17, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 7, TB 26, BB 11, SO 17, SB 0, AVG 0.215, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.329, OPS 0.648, WAR 0.1), T. Anderson SS (GP 20, AB 79, R 14, H 26, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 9, TB 43, BB 1, SO 10, SB 3, AVG 0.329, OBP 0.354, SLG 0.544, OPS 0.898, WAR 0.6).
The Chicago Cubs faced a miserable loss against the White Sox in their previous game. As a team, the Cubs have lost six games out of their last eight played, and have scored four runs in their last three games. The offense of the Cubs is led by Ian Happ who has posted 21 hits in this season, along with 11 rib-eyes. On the mound against the White Sox, the Cubs will be sending Kyle Hendricks. Hendricks is now 1-2 with a 5.47 ERA. In his career against the White Sox, Hendricks is 1-5 with a 4.67 ERA.
Players to watch: F. Schwindel 1B (GP 22, AB 80, R 5, H 17, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 9, TB 26, BB 4, SO 20, SB 0, AVG 0.213, OBP 0.25, SLG 0.325, OPS 0.575, WAR -0.3), S. Suzuki RF (GP 23, AB 76, R 13, H 20, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 15, TB 38, BB 14, SO 26, SB 1, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.38, SLG 0.5, OPS 0.88, WAR 0.7).
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
Chi Cubs are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The Chicago Cubs have a terrible record against the White Sox and are coming into this game with very few hopes of winning. The Chicago White Sox are expected to win this game as per the latest baseball betting odds.
Score Prediction: White Sox 5, Cubs 3.