Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2022 Favorite Odds, Picks and Analysis
Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2022 – The Chicago White Sox will be taking on the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field on Friday night. This will be the second installment of a four-game series between the two teams. The Chicago White Sox are in the third position of the AL Central with 53-52, two spots below the ruling Twins. The Texas Rangers are also third in the AL West with 47-58, following the dominating Astros two spots behind. The Chicago White Sox are expected to win this game as per MLB betting lines.
Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2022
|When:||Friday, August 5, 8:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas|
Chicago White Sox
The Chicago White Sox are coming here after playing against the Kansas City Royals. In that series, Chicago won two games out of three. The opening game of the series against the Rangers saw the White Sox losing 3-2. The Chicago offense is led by Tim Anderson who is currently batting with a percentage of .313 this season. The Chicago White Sox will be handing the ball to Dylan Cease, who is 11-4 with a 2.01 ERA.
Players to watch: Jose Abreu 1B (GP 103, AB 394, R 58, H 119, 2B 27, 3B 0, HR 14, RBI 55, TB 188, BB 48, SO 67, SB 0, AVG 0.302, OBP 0.383, SLG 0.477, OPS 0.86, WAR 3.3), Tim Anderson SS (GP 77, AB 324, R 50, H 100, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 25, TB 131, BB 14, SO 52, SB 13, AVG 0.309, OBP 0.347, SLG 0.404, OPS 0.751, WAR 1.6).
The Texas Rangers played the Baltimore Orioles in the previous set and lost all three games. The Rangers, however, managed to put up a win against Chicago in the opening game of this series. The Texas offense is led by Nathaniel Lowe who is batting with a percentage of .282 for this baseball season. The Texas Rangers will be sending Glenn Otto to the hill. Otto is currently 4-7 with a 5.50 ERA.
Players to watch: Marcus Semien 2B (GP 104, AB 423, R 57, H 102, 2B 18, 3B 3, HR 15, RBI 52, TB 171, BB 34, SO 73, SB 19, AVG 0.241, OBP 0.298, SLG 0.404, OPS 0.702, WAR 2.8), Adolis Garcia RF (GP 101, AB 398, R 57, H 97, 2B 20, 3B 4, HR 18, RBI 64, TB 179, BB 26, SO 122, SB 15, AVG 0.244, OBP 0.291, SLG 0.45, OPS 0.74, WAR 2.6).
Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
Chicago White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox’s last 6 games.
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Chi White Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against Texas.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi White Sox’s last 10 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Texas.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas’ last 7 games.
Texas are 6-13 SU in their last 19 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas’ last 5 games against Chi White Sox.
Texas are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas’ last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox.
Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Texas Rangers are banking on Otto to start this game on the right note. While the pitcher has put up some impressive performances, the opponents are coming in with Cease who is far more likely to do major damage in this clash. The Chicago White Sox will be winning this game according to the baseball betting today.
Score Prediction: White Sox 7, Rangers 2.