Minnesota Twins vs. Chicago White Sox - 6/5/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago White Sox (18-38) at Minnesota Twins (25-30)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 4:10 pm (Target Field)
Reynaldo Lopez (1-4) (3.80) vs. Z Littell (0-0) (0.00)
The Line: Minnesota Twins / Chicago White Sox --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Chicago White Sox face the Minnesota Twins in an AL Central tilt in game one of a doubleheader.
The Chicago White Sox took two of three from Milwaukee over the weekend after dominant 6-1 victory on Sunday. Chicago starter Dylan Covey gave up an unearned over five scoreless frames for a no decision with five relievers putting up zeros.
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The White Sox banged out seven hits and walked four times with Daniel Palka going deep and driving in to while Adam Engel went 2-4 with a homer and a pair of RBI’s followed Jose Abreu who drove n a run and scored.
The White Sox send Reynaldo Lopez to the mound for game one of a doubleheader at Minnesota. Lopez comes off of a 9-1 loss at Cleveland with seven runs plated on eight hits over 2.2 frames.
The Minnesota Twins are in need for a prolonged hot streak and might be on their way after a 7-5 victory versus Cleveland Sunday has the team looking at three straight wins. Minnesota starter Kyle Gibson allowed a pair of runs over 5.2 innings for a ND when Ryan Pressly allowed two runs without getting an out before Fernando Rodney threw a scoreless 9th for the win.
The Twins pounded out eleven hits and walked four times with Brian Dozier going 2-4 with a homer, two RBI’s and a pair of runs. Eddie Rosario topped the Minnesota offense with three long balls and four runs knocked in.
Minnesota has called up rookie Zack Littell for his major league debut against the visiting White Sox. In 109 games n the minors Littell has gone 41-28 with a 3.28 ERA.
Chicago are 2-8 in their last 10 games following a win and are 18-45 in their last 63 road games and are 15-36 in their last 51 overall. Minnesota are 6-2 in their last 8 home games. Chicago are 1-7 in the last 8 meetings and under is 7-3 in the last 10 meetings in Minnesota.
I have no idea what to expect from Littell and Minnesota has acknowledged he might not even be used. Too much guessing for me to put cash on this…