Last Updated: 2019-06-13
DJ LeMahieu and the New York Yankees will head west to take on the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field. NBC Sports Chicago will be televising this AL showdown and the action gets going at 8:10 p.m. ET.
New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox Odds
Chicago (getting +150 odds) is the home-team underdog to New York and oddsmakers have put the Over/Under for this night game at 10 runs (-110 for the under and -110 for the over). There’s a runline of Yankees -1.5 (-110) and White Sox +1.5 (-110) for this matchup.
The White Sox are 32-34 straight up (SU) and 30-36 against the spread (ATS). They’ve gained 7.0 units for bettors taking the moneyline while gaining 8.8 units ATS. Chicago has a 3-4 ATS mark over its last seven games and the total has gone under in three of those seven. The Yankees are 41-25 SU and have gone 36-30 ATS. They’re up 2.9 units for bettors taking the moneyline and 6.5 units ATS. New York is 3-4 ATS over its last seven games and the total has gone over in five of those seven.
White Sox games have a 30-34-2 over/under record thus far in 2019. The Yankees have been a decent over bet with a total record of 35-28-3.
Left-hander J.A. Happ is getting the start for the visiting Yankees. Happ is 6-3 with a 4.48 ERA and 59 strikeouts. He’s 0-1 with five strikeouts and a 13.50 ERA against Chicago this year.
The White Sox are putting the ball in the right hand of Ivan Nova (3-5, 6.28 ERA, 1.62 WHIP), who has 46 strikeouts and 19 walks this season. Nova is 0-1 with five strikeouts and a 1.50 ERA in one start against New York this year.
Chicago’s pitchers have given up 5.1 runs per game overall this season as a unit. Its starters have a 5.34 ERA, 1.46 WHIP and 8.1 strikeouts per nine innings. The bullpen has a 4.33 ERA, 1.38 WHIP and 8.3 K/9.
The Chicago offense is putting up 4.2 runs per outing, including 3.8 per game over its last 10 games and 3.8 per game over its last five. The team has hit .228/.267/.377 over its last five contests and is 3-2 SU during that span.
The White Sox offense has been led by third baseman Yoan Moncada and shortstop Tim Anderson. Moncada is slashing .295/.348/.506 with 12 home runs, 39 RBIs and 38 runs scored, while Anderson’s line sits at .314/.343/.480 with nine homers, 29 RBIs, 33 runs and 15 stolen bases.
In the other dugout, New York’s pitching staff allowed 4.3 runs per game and its starters own a 4.06 ERA, 1.22 WHIP and 8.91 K/9. The bullpen has an ERA of 3.89, along with a WHIP of 1.22 and a K-per-9 of 10.02.
Yankees hitters have slashed .258/.336/.450 on their way to 5.4 runs scored per game this year, including 5.5 runs per game over the team’s last 10 games and 5.8 per game over the team’s last five outings (2-3 SU).
Second baseman DJ LeMahieu and shortstop Gleyber Torres have led New York’s offense. LeMahieu is hitting .316/.361/.457 with seven home runs, 41 RBIs and 43 runs scored. Torres (.279/.329/.515) has produced 14 homers, 33 RBIs and 35 runs scored.
The Yankees have gained 9.3 units and are 29-21 ATS when facing a righty starter this season. The over has hit in 28 of those games, compared to 20 that’ve gone under against right-handed starting pitchers. On the other hand, the White Sox have netted 3.3 units and are 9-6 ATS when facing a lefty starter. The over’s hit in seven of those games, compared to eight that went under the total.
New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox Prediction
Predictions: SU Winner – Yankees, ATS Winner – Yankees, O/U – UNDER
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The over has hit in five of New York’s last seven games.
The Yankees have a total OPS of .785 this season and an OPS of .815 against right-handed pitchers. The White Sox’ OPS sits at .710 overall and .714 against righties.
The White Sox have won three of their last four games SU.
New York fielders have committed six errors over the last five contests, compared to only two errors for Chicago over its last five.
The Yankees have hit 15 home runs in their last 10 games. The White Sox have hit 10 over their last 10.