Twins vs. White Sox - 6/24/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago White Sox (30-39) at Minnesota Twins (38-32)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 1:10 pm (Target Field)
C Sale (6-3) (2.74) vs. P Hughes (5-6) (4.47)
The Line: Minnesota Twins +130 / Chicago White Sox -140 --- Over/Under: 7 See the Latest Odds
The Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins play a rubber game Wednesday afternoon.
The Chicago White Sox need a win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The White Sox have scored 11 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in nine of their last 10 games. The White Sox have lost six of their last eight games when scoring three or less runs. Jose Abreu leads Chicago with 78 hits and 40 RBI while Avisail Garcia and Alexei Ramirez have combined for 52 RBI. The Chicago White Sox have lost five of their last six games when scoring three or less runs. Chris Sale gets the nod, and he’s 6-3 with a 2.74 ERA and 119 strikeouts this season. Sale is 7-3 with a 3.29 ERA and 90 strikeouts in his career against the Twins.
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The Minnesota Twins look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Twins have scored 15 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last eight games. The Twins have lost five of their last seven games when scoring three or less runs. Brian Dozier leads Minnesota with 70 hits and 35 RBI while Joe Mauer and Torii Hunter have combined for 75 RBI. The Minnesota Twins have split their last eight home games. Phil Hughes takes the hill, and he’s 5-6 with a 4.47 ERA and 55 strikeouts this season. Hughes is 4-5 with a 3.07 ERA and 67 strikeouts in his career against the White Sox.
The White Sox are 17-37 in their last 54 road games and 6-2 in Sales last 8 starts on grass. The Twins are 7-2 in their last 9 during game 3 of a series and 4-1 in Hughes' last 5 home starts. The White Sox are 8-3 in Sales last 11 starts vs. Twins.
Sale has been on fire and striking out just about every hitter he comes across. He's also owned the Twins in his career. Give me the White Sox for the reasonable price.