Chicago Sends Chris Sale vs Jon Lester in Boston Red Sox vs White Sox Game
The Chicago White Sox host Boston on Thursday, looking to pick up a win and improve their 8-7 mark against the 6-9 Red Sox in MLB betting odds action at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago sends Chris Sale out against Jon Lester for the Boston Red Sox in this game. Sale is 3-0 with a 2.66 ERA on the season, while Lester is 1-2 on the year and has a 2.57 ERA.
Boston Red Sox vs Chicago White Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the Chicago White Sox in this matchup found them as -107 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Chicago White Sox Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.9-4.3 result in favor of the White Sox. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Chicago (8-7) will face the 6-9 Red Sox in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Boston injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 22 (Chicago White Sox) and the No. 15 (Boston Red Sox) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Boston Red Sox vs Chicago White Sox Stats Matchup
The game also pits Chicago White Sox No. 1-rated offense, averaging 5.73 runs per game, against a Boston Red Sox defense that ranks No. 13 at 3.93 in runs allowed per game. The Chicago White Sox have averaged 9.67 hits per game so far, more than Boston Red Sox batters have averaged on the year (8.13 hits per game).
Defensively, Boston features the No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.22 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 2 at home, scoring 5.89 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Red Sox were a 6-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Boston won a close affair on Wednesday in their last outing, defeating Chicago 6-4 in extra innings at U.S. Cellular Field.
Next Betting Matchups
Boston home to Baltimore, Friday, April 18th
Chicago at Texas, Friday, April 18th