Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers - 6/7/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Detroit Tigers (29-28) at Chicago White Sox (25-29)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, June 7, 2015 at 2:10 pm (U.S. Cellular Field)
A Simon (5-3) (2.97) vs. J Samardzija (4-3) (4.68)
The Line: Chicago White Sox -122 / Detroit Tigers +112 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Detroit, WGN
The Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers face off on Sunday at US Cellular Field as they close out their MLB series of AL Central teams.
The Chicago White Sox couldn’t withstand the offensive shelling on Saturday as they lost to the Tigers. Alexei Ramirez and Adam LaRoche each had two hits and Emilio Bonifacio added a hit as the White Sox scored one run on five hits. Starting pitcher John Danks allowed 11 hits and five runs while striking out three over 4.2 innings to take the loss. For Sunday’s game the White Sox start Jeff Samadzija who has allowed 84 hits and 38 earned runs while striking out 58 over 73 innings for a 4-3 record and a 4.68 ERA.
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The Detroit Tigers broke out the heavy lumber as they beat the White Sox in Chicago on Saturday. Miguel Cabrera hit a home run, Josh Wilson had four hits, and James McCann and Jose Iglesias each had three hits as the Tigers scored seven runs on 18 hits. Starting pitcher David Price allowed five hits and a run while striking out 11 going to complete nine innings to get the win and go to 5-2 for the season. For Sunday’s game the Tigers start Alfredo Simon who has allowed 57 hits and 21 earned runs while striking out 44 over 63.2 innings for a 5-3 record and a 2.97 ERA.
Chicago is 2-6 against the AL Central, 2-6 in their last eight home games, and 4-0 in Samardzija’s last four home starts. Detroit is 1-4 on the road against a right-handed starter, 1-5 in their last six road games, and 1-5 against a team with a losing record. Detroit is 2-4 in their last six games in Chicago.
The total is set at 8 and I see this one going over and that is my free pick. My stronger play is on the winning side and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as on the App.