White Sox vs Rockies Prediction - MLB PIcks 8/20/23
Colorado Rockies (47-75) vs Chicago White Sox (48-74)
Game Info: Sunday, August 20, 2023 at 3:10 pm (Coors Field)
Chris Flexen (1-5) (7.74) vs Dylan Cease (5-6) (4.32)
Betting Odds: Colorado Rockies +139 / Chicago White Sox -152 --- Over/Under: 12 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Chicago White Sox and Colorado Rockies face off on Sunday in an MLB showdown at Coors Field. The Rockies have won the first two games of this series.
Rockies Bats are On Fire
The Rockies bats have looked good heading into this game and over the last two games they have scored runs. On Saturday the Rockies were led by Elehuris Montero and he finished with three hits and four RBIs. The Rockies are averaging 4.41 runs while their pitching is giving up 5.74 runs per game. The offense is ranked 20th while the pitching is ranked 29th. On the mound for the Rockies will be Chris Flexen who sits with a 1-5 record and an ERA of 7.44.
White Sox Need Better Pitching.
The White Sox’pitching has been an issue heading into this game, and it’s going to need to be a whole lot better in this game. On the mound for the White Sox will be Dylan Cease who sits with a 5-6 record and an ERA of 4.32. In his last start against the Brewers he went seven innings giving up five hits and two runs. The White Sox are averaging 4.09 runs while their pitching is giving up 5.02 runs per game. The offense is ranked 26th while the pitching staff is ranked 25th.
Shane’s Free Pick
This game is going to be a shootout. Flexen sits with a 1-5 record and an ERA of 7.44. The White Sox are going to score at least 10 runs off of him here, and they will get close to this number by themselves. The Rockies are also going to find success against Cease, and the over is going to cash here.