Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals Matchup

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The Kansas City Royals are set to host their AL Central foe Chicago White Sox at Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium. The matchup will get going at 2:15 p.m. ET and fans can tune in to WGN to catch the game.

Chicago White Sox at Kansas City Royals Odds

Chicago (receiving +100) is entering this game as the underdog to Kansas City (-110) and Vegas has set the Over/Under for this day game at 8.5 runs (-110 for the under and -110 for the over). The game’s current runline odds sit at -210 for betting the White Sox +1.5 runs and +175 for the Royals -1.5 runs.

The right-handed Lucas Giolito will get the ball for the visiting White Sox. Giolito started 32 games last year while finishing the season 10-13 overall with a 6.13 ERA and a 1.48 WHIP. He made four starts against Kansas City in 2018 and put together a 2-0 record against the Royals with a 2.88 ERA and 12 strikeouts.

The Royals are going with righty Jorge Lopez as their starter. Lopez started 7 games last year while finishing the season 2-5 overall with a 5.03 ERA and a 1.47 WHIP.

The White Sox have lost 1.0 units and are 0-1 ATS when facing a right-handed starting pitcher this season. The over’s hit in zero of those games, compared to one that’ve hit the under against righties.

White Sox at Royals Free Pick

Predictions: SU Winner – Royals, ATS Winner – White Sox, O/U – OVER

Betting Trends

  • The White Sox went 11-8 SU against the Royals last season.
  • The White Sox’ bullpen posted a 2.09 ERA against the Royals last year.