Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox - 9/11/20 MLB Picks and Prediction
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Detroit Tigers (19-23) at Chicago White Sox (27-16)
MLB Baseball: Friday, September 11, 2020 at 8:10 pm (Guaranteed Rate Field)
Casey Mize (0-1) (6.75) vs. Lucas Giolito (4-2) (3.29)
The Line: Chicago White Sox -260 / Detroit Tigers +233 --- Over/Under: 9 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox meet Friday in MLB action at Guaranteed Rate Field.
The Detroit Tigers need a win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Tigers have scored eight runs in their last three games and four or more runs in seven of their last 14 games. The Tigers have won eight of their last nine games when scoring four or more runs. Jeimer Candelario leads the Tigers with 48 hits and 28 RBI while Victor Reyes and Jonathan Schoop have combined for 90 hits and 36 RBI. Casey Mize gets the ball, and he is 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA and 16 strikeouts this season. This will be Mize’s second career game against the White Sox.
The Chicago White Sox look for a win after winning five of their last six games. The White Sox have scored 20 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six straight games. The White Sox have won 10 of their last 12 games when scoring four or more runs. Jose Abreu leads the White Sox with 55 hits and 40 RBI while Tim Anderson and Eloy Jimenez have combined for 94 hit and 45 RBI. Lucas Giolito gets the ball, and he is 4-2 with a 3.29 ERA and 75 strikeouts this season. Giolito is 5-2 with a 4.17 ERA and 51 strikeouts in his career against the Tigers.
The Tigers are 17-38 in their last 55 during game 1 of a series, 20-46 in their last 66 Friday games and 48-117 in their last 165 overall. The White Sox are 5-0 in their last 5 Friday games, 9-1 in their last 10 games as a home favorite and 9-1 in their last 10 home games. The over is 4-1 in Tigers last 5 overall. The under is 3-0-1 in White Sox last 4 overall. The Tigers are 0-5 in the last 5 meetings in Chicago.
Casey Mize has allowed 11 earned runs and 19 hits through 14.2 innings this season while Lucas Giolito has allowed 13 earned runs and 26 hits in his last 45 innings. The Chicago White Sox have the better pitcher on the hill, and they're playing such good baseball at the moment that I'm not trying to step in front of them right now. We can't say the same about the Tigers. Give me the White Sox and the RL for max betting value.