MLB Odds Betting - Kansas City Royals Underdogs vs White Sox at Chicago
A key battle on the MLB betting odds menu sees the visiting Kansas City Royals dueling the Chicago White Sox on Friday at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Chicago White Sox will rely on Jose Quintana to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Jeremy Guthrie will be his counterpart for the Kansas City Royals. Jose Quintana is 3-6 this season, and Jeremy Guthrie is 2-6.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.2-4.1 victory for the Royals. 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
The Chicago White Sox bring a 33-34 record to the battle against the 33-32 Royals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Kansas City injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Chicago White Sox at No. 22 and the Kansas City Royals at No. 26 heading into this contest.
How Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Kansas City Royals rank No. 16 at 8.69 hits per game. That compares with the Chicago White Sox No. 12 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Kansas City features the No. 8-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.84 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 at home, scoring 4.53 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Royals were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -115 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Kansas City got the job done in their last match in a 4-1 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium behind starter Yordano Ventura.
Chicago was a 4-0 loser in its last match at home against the Tigers. They lost as -117 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors. Max Scherzer shut down the White Sox in their last game, striking out 8 in a 4-0 shutout over Chicago in baseball action at U.S. Cellular Field.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago White Sox Betting Odds Trends
Kansas City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Kansas City's last 16 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi White Sox's last 15 games
Chi White Sox is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Kansas City at Chicago, Saturday, June 14th