Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Prediction MLB Picks 6/22/24

Detroit Tigers (34-40) vs Chicago White Sox (20-56)

Game Info: Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 1:10 pm (Comerica Park)

Kenta Maeda (2-3) (6.02) vs Drew Thorpe (0-1) (8.64)

Betting Odds: Detroit Tigers -156 / Chicago White Sox +133 --- Over/Under: 8.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

In this article, we will formulate a Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers prediction for this MLB game on Saturday, June 22nd at Comerica Park. To formulate this prediction, we will examine:

-The White Sox form and recent player performance 

-The Tigers recent form and recent play performance

-Recent Betting trends and streaks involving Chicago

-Recent Betting trends and streaks involving Detroit

-Recent betting trends in games played between Chicago and Detroit

-A summary that ties it all together and produces a favorable betting outcome for today’s game between the White Sox and Tigers. 

White Sox Offense Struggles Again

The Whtie Sox offense has been an issue this season and on Friday the offense struggled again. The White Sox scored only one run, and they ended up losing by a run. Erick Fedde had a strong start going seven innings giving up five hits and two runs. The White Sox are averaging 3.09 runs while their pitching is giving up 5.17 runs per game. The offense is ranked 30th in the league while the pitching is ranked 29th in the league. They currently have a negative run differential of -2.08 which is 30th in the league. They are batting .219 as a team. Paul DeJong has hit 14 home runs and driven in 29 RBIs so far this season. Getting the start for the White Sox will be Drew Thorpe who sits with an 0-1 record and an ERA of 8.64. The White Sox will meet the Dodgers after this series.

Why White Sox Will Win

  • The White Sox have won five of their last six games as road underdogs against the Tigers following a road loss.
  • The Tigers have lost seven of their last 10 games as home favorites following a home win.
  • The Tigers have failed to cover the run line in each of their last six games against the White Sox following a win.
  • The White Sox have covered the run line in each of their last six road games following a road loss.

Tigers Leaned on Pitching

The Tigers really leaned on their pitching on Friday and they gave up only one run on the way to the victory. Jack Flaherty went 5.2 innings giving up five hits and one run. The Tigers are averaging 4.13 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.29 runs per game. The offense is ranked 20th in the league while the pitching is ranked 15th. They have a run differential of -0.16 which is 17th in the league. Riley Greene has hit 14 home runs and driven in 37 RBis so far this season. Getting the start for the Tigers will be Kenta Maeda who sits with a 2-3 record and an ERA of 6.02. In his last start against the Houston Astros, he went five innings, giving up five hits and four runs. 

Why the Tigers Will Win

  • The White Sox have lost each of their last nine games against AL Central opponents that held a losing record.
  • The Tigers have won each of their last six games against the White Sox.
  • The White Sox have failed to cover the run line in 10 of their last 11 day games against American League opponents.
  • The Tigers have covered the run line in four of their last five home games after playing the previous day.
  • The White Sox have trailed after 3 innings in each of their last three games against American League opponents.

Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Prediction

Maeda has had some issues heading into this game and he’s going to continue those struggles in this game. Maeda in his last start gave up five hits and four runs. The White Sox’s offense has been inconsistent heading into this game but they are going to find success here. Thrope has had some issues also and the Tigers are going to tee off on him. Back the over to cash here with ease. 

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

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