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Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays Prediction 5-29-24 Picks

Toronto Blue Jays (24-29) vs. Chicago White Sox (15-40)
May 29, 2024 7:40 pm EDT
The Line: Chicago White Sox +159 / Toronto Blue Jays -189; Over/Under: 8.5
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In this article, we will formulate a Chicago White Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays prediction for this MLB game on Wednesday, May 29th at Guaranteed Rate Field.

Blue Jays Offense Impressed on Tuesday

The Blue Jays offense scored seven runs on Tuesday and that was enough for the victory. Davis Schneider hit three home runs and drove in three RBIs. The Blue Jays are averaging 3.96 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.6 runs per game. The offense is ranked 25th in the league while the pitching is ranked 20th. They do have a negative run differential of -0.64 which is 23rd in the league. Daulton Varsho has hit 10 home runs and driven in 30 RBIs so far this season. Getting the start for the Blue Jays will be Alek Manoah who sits wth a 1-2 record of 3.97. In his last start against the Detroit Tigers, he went 4.2 innings giving up five hits and six runs. 

White Sox Continue to be Awful

On Tuesday the White Sox scored only two runs while the pitching gave up seven runs. In this game if they want a chance the offense is going to need to get out to a faster start.The White Sox are averaging 2.87 runs while their pitching is giving up 5.05 runs per game. The offense is ranked 30th in the league while the pitching is ranked 28th. They currently have a run differential of -2.18 which is 30th in the league. Paul DeJong has hit seven home runs and driven in 17 RBIs. Getting the start for the White Sox will be Chris Flexen who sits with a 2-4 record and an ERA of 5.69. In his last start against the Baltimore Orioles, he went 4.2 innings giving up five hits and four runs. 

Toronto Blue Jays vs Chicago White Sox Prediction

Alek Manoah has been good in some starts this season, but he has also been awful. In his last start against the Tigers he gave up six runs and he’s going to really struggle again here. The Whiet Sox’s offense hasn’t been great this season but they are going to get the offense out to a fast start here. The Blue Jays are also going to get to Flexen early here, and the over is going to cash with ease. 

Shane Mickle's Free Pick: Over

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Shane Mickle

Sports is about all Shane knows in this life! He has a passion for sports and writing, which makes working for Sportschatplace a perfect job for him! If you find him cheering for a team it's usually a Minnesota team, or the Kansas Jayhawks!

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