White Sox vs. Royals - 9/30/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas City Royals (90-66) at Chicago White Sox (73-83)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 8:10 pm (U.S. Cellular Field)
E Volquez (13-9) (3.70) vs. J Quintana (9-10) (3.38)
The Line: Chicago White Sox -102 / Kansas City Royals -108 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox play game two Wednesday night.
The Kansas City Royals need a win after losing five of their last eight games. The Royals have scored five runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last eight games. The Royals have lost five of their last six when scoring three or less runs. Eric Hosmer leads Kansas City with 175 hits and 89 RBI while Lorenzo Cain and Kendrys Morales have combined for 177 RBI. The Kansas City Royals have lost seven of their last 10 road games. Edinson Volquez gets the ball, and he’s 13-9 with a 3.65 ERA and 147 strikeouts this season. Volquez is 2-3 with a 2.84 ERA and 20 strikeouts in his career against the White Sox.
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The Chicago White Sox need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The White Sox have scored six runs in their last three games and three or less runs in seven of their last 10 games. The White Sox have lost four straight when scoring three or less runs. Jose Abreu leads Chicago with 175 hits and 98 RBI while Adam Eaton and Melky Cabrera have combined for 129 RBI. The Chicago White Sox have split their last eight home games. Jose Quintana takes the hill, and he’s 9-10 with a 3.38 ERA and 169 strikeouts this season. Quintana is 1-6 with a 4.38 ERA and 79 strikeouts in his career against the Royals.
The Royals are 11-4 in their last 15 during game 2 of a series and 19-8 in Volquezs last 27 starts. The White Sox are 6-1 in their last 7 during game 2 of a series and 5-2 in Quintanas last 7 starts. The White Sox are 2-8 in Quintanas last 10 starts vs. Royals.
The Royals are still lookin to lockup the top seed in the American League. Also, Quintana has had no success throughout his career when pitching against KC. I'll take the Royals here.