Chicago White Sox at Texas Rangers MLB Parlay 6/21/2019
Friday, June 21, 2019
Globe Life Park
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Probable Pitchers: Reynaldo Lopez vs. Ariel Jurado
Globe Life Park is the venue where Shin-Soo Choo and the Texas Rangers (39-35, 2nd in AL West) will take on the Chicago White Sox (35-37, 3rd in AL Central) on Friday. The Rangers open this contest at -132 while the White Sox are priced at +122. The O/U opens at 11.
The White Sox have been inconsistent for baseball wagerers, having gone 35-37-0 SU. Texas is covering 52.7% of the time, going 39-35-0 straight up. The Rangers have been a strong choice for baseball bettors as favorites, going 13-6-0 SU. Chicago is covering 41.2% of the time as an underdog, having gone 21-30-0 straight up.
Valuable Chicago White Sox Betting Trends
The White Sox have been an inconsistent Over option for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 35-36-1.
The White Sox cover 42.9% of the time as a visitor, having gone 15-20-0 straight up.
Important Texas Rangers Betting Trends
The Rangers cover 64.1% of the time at Globe Life Park, going 25-14-0 SU.
The Rangers have been a pretty good Over option for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 37-36-1.
Key Chicago White Sox Injuries
6/19/2019 Manny Banuelos SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 26
6/18/2019 Jon Jay LF Groin Expected to be out until at least Jun 21
6/18/2019 Welington Castillo C Oblique Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
6/9/2019 Dylan Covey SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 22
6/7/2019 Carlos Rodon SP Elbow Out for the season
5/13/2019 Nate Jones RP Forearm Out for the season
3/11/2019 Michael Kopech SP Elbow Out for the season
Key Texas Rangers Injuries
6/19/2019 Jeffrey Springs RP Biceps Expected to be out until at least Jul 11
6/19/2019 Luke Farrell SP Jaw Expected to be out until at least Jul 11
6/19/2019 Scott Heineman LF Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 1
6/18/2019 Joey Gallo CF Oblique Expected to be out until at least Jun 25
6/18/2019 Isiah Kiner-Falefa C Finger Expected to be out until at least Jun 21
6/17/2019 Hunter Pence DH Groin Expected to be out until at least Jun 27
6/15/2019 Clayton Blackburn RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 1
6/15/2019 Yohander Mendez RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 11
6/11/2019 Taylor Hearn SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 5
6/11/2019 Kyle Dowdy RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 20
5/22/2019 Edinson Volquez SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 2
Useful Pitching Statistics
The White Sox have a 35-37 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Reynaldo Lopez has a 4-7 record with an earned run average of 6.31 and a WHIP of 1.59 this season. He has 76 strikeouts over his 81.1 innings pitched and he's given up 93 hits. He's allowed 10.3 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.81. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.21 and they have given up 214 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .233 against the bullpen and they've struck out 226 hitters and walked 113 batters. As a team, Chicago allows 9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.3 batters per nine innings. They are 24th in the league in team earned run average at 4.97. The White Sox pitchers collectively have given up 620 base hits and 342 earned runs. They have allowed 102 home runs this season, ranking them 14th in the league. Chicago as a pitching staff has walked 270 batters and struck out 571. They have walked 3.9 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.3 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.44 and their FIP as a unit is 4.89.
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As a team Chicago is hitting .254, good for 12th in the league. The White Sox hold a .407 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .313, which is good for 22nd in baseball. They rank 18th in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Tim Anderson is hitting .312 with an on-base percentage of .338. He has 78 hits this season in 250 at bats with 32 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .480 and an OPS+ of 117. Jose Abreu is hitting .263 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .305. He has totaled 75 hits and he has driven in 54 men in 285 at bats. His OPS+ is 114 while his slugging percentage is at .509. The White Sox have 612 hits, including 108 doubles and 84 home runs. Chicago has walked 182 times so far this season and they have struck out 669 times as a unit. They have left 474 men on base and have a team OPS of .720. They score 4.28 runs per contest and have scored a total of 308 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Texas has a 39-35 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.23, Ariel Jurado has a 4-3 record and a 1.41 WHIP. He has 34 strikeouts over the 44.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 50 hits. He's allowing 10.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.4. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.69 and they have given up 308 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .261 against the Rangers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 270 batters and walked 127 opposing hitters. As a team, Texas allows 9.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.4 batters per nine innings. They are 23rd in the league in team earned run average at 4.94. The Rangers pitchers as a team have surrendered 699 base knocks and 362 earned runs this season. They have given up 110 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Texas as a staff has walked 270 hitters and struck out 619 batters. They give up a walk 3.7 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.4 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.47 while their FIP as a staff is 4.83.
As a team, they are batting .254, good for 13th in the league. The Rangers hold a .443 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .333, which is good for 9th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.7 hits per contest. Shin-Soo Choo comes into this matchup batting .285 with an OBP of .388. He has 74 hits this year along with 31 RBI in 260 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .508 with an OPS+ of 130. Elvis Andrus is hitting .300 this season and he has an OBP of .339. He has collected 79 hits in 263 at bats while driving in 41 runs. He has an OPS+ of 103 and a slugging percentage of .452. The Rangers as a unit have 646 base hits, including 153 doubles and 101 homers. Texas has walked 276 times this year and they have struck out on 731 occasions. They have had 503 men left on base and have an OPS of .776. They have scored 5.59 runs per game and totaled 414 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's White Sox/Rangers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Rangers -132 and over 11 runs
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