Miguel Cabrera and the slumping Detroit Tigers will make a road trip to Chicago to face off against a divisional rival in the White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field. The matchup will get underway at 7:40 p.m. ET and WGN will be airing the game.
Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox Odds
As a unit, Chicago’s pitchers have given up 5.2 runs per game overall this season. Its starters have an ERA of 5.38, a WHIP of 1.46 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 8.3. The bullpen has a 4.35 ERA, 1.41 WHIP and 8.4 K/9. In 72 games against AL Central opponents, White Sox starters have an ERA of 5.17 and the bullpen’s ERA is 4.48.
Chicago’s offense is putting up 4.4 runs per contest, including 4.6 per game against divisional foes and 4.8 per game over its last five. The team has a slash-line of .321/.362/.511 over its last five matchups and is 3-2 SU during that span.
Jose Abreu and Tim Anderson have led the White Sox hitters this year. Abreu is slashing .284/.328/.505 with 33 home runs, 123 RBIs and 84 runs scored, and Anderson’s line sits at .338/.357/.512 with 18 homers, 56 RBIs, 81 runs and 17 stolen bases.
In the visiting dugout, Detroit’s pitchers have allowed 5.7 runs per game and its starters own a 5.53 ERA, 1.44 WHIP and 8.56 K/9. The bullpen has an ERA of 4.95, along with a K/9 of 8.57.
The Tigers offense has slashed .241/.297/.388 on its way to 3.6 runs scored per game in 2019, including 3.9 runs per game against divisional foes and 3.2 per game over the team’s last five contests (1-4 SU).
Detroit’s offense has been powered by Miguel Cabrera and Nicholas Castellanos. Cabrera is hitting .281/.346/.386 with 10 home runs, 57 RBIs and 39 runs scored, while Castellanos is slashing .273/.328/.462 with 11 homers, 37 RBIs and 57 runs scored.
Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox MLB Tip
Predictions: SU Winner – White Sox, ATS Winner – Tigers, O/U – UNDER
Detroit has recorded 14 extra-base hits over its last five games. Chicago has 19 XBH over its last five.
The Tigers have dropped eight of their last nine games SU.
Detroit has posted 17.5 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 contests and 20.8 over its last five.
The Tigers have hit six home runs in their last 10 games, including four over their last five.