Indians vs. White Sox - 7/25/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago White Sox (43-50) at Cleveland Indians (45-49)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7:10 pm (Progressive Field)
C Sale (8-5) (2.86) vs. C Carrasco (10-7) (3.94)
The Line: Cleveland Indians -103 / Chicago White Sox -107 --- Over/Under: 6.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: WGN, STO
The Chicago White Sox and Cleveland Indians play game three Saturday night.
The Chicago White Sox need a win after losing five of their last eight games. The White Sox have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The White Sox have won six of their last eight games when scoring more than three runs. Jose Abreu leads Chicago with 101 hits and 49 RBI while Melky Cabrera and Adam Eaton have combined for 63 RBI. The Chicago White Sox have won six of their last seven road games. Chris Sale gets the nod, and he’s 8-5 with a 2.86 ERA and 163 strikeouts this season. Sale is 3-4 with a 3.97 ERA and 84 strikeouts in his career against the Indians.
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The Cleveland Indians need a win after losing six of their last nine games. The Indians have scored eight runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last eight games. The Indians have lost five straight games when scoring three or less runs. Jason Kipnis leads Cleveland with 122 hits and 38 RBI while Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana have combined for 98 RBI. The Cleveland Indians have lost four straight home games. Carlos Carrasco takes the hill, and he’s 10-7 with a 3.94 ERA and 128 strikeouts this season. Carrasco is 3-5 with a 5.06 ERA and 53 strikeouts in his career against the White Sox.
The White Sox are 1-5 in their last 6 during game 3 of a series and 5-2 in Sales last 7 road starts. The Indians are 12-5 in their last 17 during game 3 of a series and 7-19 in Carrascos last 26 home starts. The Indians are 1-4 in Carrascos last 5 home starts vs. White Sox.
The White Sox are scoring big boy runs in this series and if that continues here, the Sox roll easily with Sale on the mound. Sale has 10 or more strikeouts in eight of his last 10 starts. Yikes.