Arizona Diamondbacks at Chicago White Sox - 8/27/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Chicago White Sox (63-62) vs Arizona Diamondbacks (56-67)
Game Info: Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 7:10 pm (Guaranteed Rate Field)
Davis Martin (2-3) (4.25) vs Merrill Kelly (10-5) (2.87)
Betting Odds: Chicago White Sox / Arizona Diamondbacks --- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago White Sox face off on Saturday in an MLB showdown at Guaranteed Rate Field. On Friday it was the Diamondbacks that were able to secure the 7-2 victory.
The Diamondbacks come into this game with a 57-67 record overall and they have won two of the last three games. Over the last two wins the Diamondbacks have scored 14 runs, and it’s going to be important that the offense is good again here. The Diamondbacks' offense overall is actually better in this game and they currently averaging 4.29 runs per game which is 17th in the league.
On the other side of this matchup is the White Sox who sit with a 63-63 record overall and they are going to need to go on a winning streak if they want to make the playoffs. The White Sox’s offense and pitching both haven’t been good enough this season. Overall the pitching is giving up 4.47 runs per game which is 21st in the league. Jose Abreu has hit 14 home runs and driven in 59 RBIs.
On the mound for the Diamondbacks is Merrill Kelly who sits with a 10-5 record and an ERA of 2.87. In his last start against the St. Louis Cardinals he went six innings giving up seven hits and three runs.
On the mound for the White Sox will be Davis Martin who sits with a 2-3 record and an ERA of 4.25.
The White Sox are 8-0 in their last eight during Game 2 of a series. The Diamondbacks are 2-4 in their last six games. The over is 4-0 in the Diamondbacks' last four games overall.
The Diamondbacks won on Friday night, and they are going to do it again here. Kelly has been strong all season and currently stits with an ERA of 2.87. Runs are going to be very hard to come by the Whtie Sox, and the Diamondbacks are going to secure the easy victory. Back the Diamondbacks on the money line.