Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Prediction, 6/13/2021 MLB Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers
Date: Sunday, June 13, 2021
Location: Comerica Park in Detroit, MI
TV: Bally Sports Detroit
Odds/Point Spread: Chicago (-244) Detroit (+180)
Carlos Rodon and the Chicago White Sox (39-24, 1st in AL Central) go to Comerica Park on Sunday where they'll meet the Detroit Tigers (26-37, 4th in AL Central). The Tigers open this game at +180 while the White Sox are priced at -244. The over/under opens at 7.5. The starting pitchers are Carlos Rodon and Matthew Boyd.
As a team, the Chicago White Sox are earning 4.9 runs/g, which is 6th in MLB. They have notched a total of 309 runs while having a team on-base percentage of .338. The White Sox have compiled 97 doubles as a squad and have hit 64 balls out of the stadium. They have accounted for 286 runs batted in and 514 hits for the season, while their team batting average sits at .253. Chicago has a slugging % of .408 and have struck out 554 times, while taking a walk on 243 occasions.
White Sox pitchers have surrendered 66 long balls in addition to 219 runs (2nd in baseball). Their pitching staff has walked 176 opposing batters and their FIP is 3.49 as a team so far this season. Their strikeout to walk ratio sits at 3.57 and the pitching staff has earned a collective WHIP of 1.16. The White Sox have a team earned run average of 3.23 on the year (5th in baseball), and their staff has rung up 628 batters.
The White Sox relievers have a save percentage of 60.0% and has stepped onto the mound in 63 save situations. The bullpen pitchers have inherited 95 base runners for the year and 31.6% of them ended up crossing the plate. White Sox pitchers have gone to the mound with opponents on base 56 times in addition to having 64 appearances in high leverage situations. The White Sox have sent 181 relievers to the hill for the year. The relief pitchers have 30 holds on the season (16th in baseball). They have compiled 18 saves so far this season and have blown 12 of 30 chances to get a save.
The Chicago White Sox have a total of 1,621 putouts over the course of the season, as well as 467 assists and 44 errors. Their fielding rate sits at .979 which has them sitting 29th in pro baseball, and have accumulated 430 double plays. The White Sox have turned 69.5% of balls in play into outs out of their 4,863 innings on the diamond, ranking them 16th in the majors.
Rodon has taken the mound for 596 innings and has tallied 613 K's during his career. Rodon (34-35 mark in his career) is the owner of a FIP of 4.08 while he has faced 2,560 batters during his time in the majors. His ERA is 3.92 (260 ER's allowed) and his WHIP is 1.330. He has allowed 547 hits (8.3 hits per nine innings) and has had 246 free passes.
The Tigers have a team SLG% of .377 and they tally 3.81 runs per contest (28th in the league). They have recorded 75 doubles, while walking 192 times as well as notching 240 runs. Detroit has 68 home runs so far this year to go along with 234 RBIs. They have struck out on 641 occasions (2nd in the league) and have notched a total of 471 base hits. The Detroit Tigers have an OBP of .296 as well as a batting average of .227 for the season.
The Detroit pitching staff have conceded 295 runs on the season while having a team ERA of 4.30 (262 earned runs relinquished). They have yielded 76 dingers and they concede 4.84 runs per 9 innings (20th in MLB). The Tigers are sitting with a team WHIP of 1.330 and have a FIP of 4.49 as a unit for the year. Their strikeout to walk ratio sits at 2.30 (520 strikeouts vs 226 walks). They are currently ranked 21st in the league as a pitching staff in total hits conceded with 503.
With 55 save situations, the Tigers have earned 31 holds and also 9 blown saves. Detroit has had relievers step onto the mound in 22 save chances and they have converted 13 saves. Their bullpen pitchers have come in 60 times in high leverage situations and on 56 occasions with runners on base. Detroit relief pitchers have an inherited score percentage of 34.9% out of 86 inherited base runners. They are ranked 17th in baseball with a save rate of 59.1%, and they have dispatched 210 bullpen pitchers to the mound so far this season.
In their 4,932 innings played, the Tigers have earned a efficiency on defense of 69.9% (11th in the majors). The Detroit Tigers have turned 52 double plays and have a fielding percentage of .982 (23rd in the majors). The Tigers have accrued 557 assists, 40 errors and have 1,644 putouts for the season.
Boyd (37-60 career mark) holds a 4.94 earned run average and has surrendered 9.0 hits per 9 innings. He has a K/BB ratio of 3.06 and he has faced 3,324 batters thus far in his career. He has conceded a total of 425 ER's while earning a WHIP of 1.319 and a FIP of 4.7. So far in his career, Boyd has given up 777 hits while accumulating 746 K's in 774 innings.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlay's Pundit's Pick: Take Detroit (+180) and under 7.5 runs
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