The Chicago White Sox (31-32) and the Houston Astros (40-25) wrap up their three-game series on Sunday Night Baseball. These teams alternated wins in the first two matchups of the series. The White Sox beat the Astros 7-0 in Saturday’s affair. Michael Kopech (2-2, 1.92 ERA) gets the start for Chicago, while Cristian Javier (3-3, 3.20 ERA) takes the mound for Houston.
First pitch is set for 7:08 p.m. ET. Houston is the -160 money-line favorite (risk $160 to win $100) in the latest White Sox vs. Astros odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while Chicago is a +140 underdog. The over-under for total runs scored is 7.5. Before making any Astros vs. White Sox picks, you need to see the MLB predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s advanced computer model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on White Sox vs. Astros, and just locked in its picks and MLB predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model’s picks. Here are several MLB odds and betting lines for Astros vs. White Sox:
- White Sox vs. Astros moneyline: Houston -160, Chicago +140
- White Sox vs. Astros run-line: Chicago +1.5 (-160)
- White Sox vs. Astros over-under: 7.5 runs
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- CHW: The White Sox are 5-1 in their last six road games
- HOU: The Astros are 6-0 in their last six Sunday games
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Why you should back the Astros
Outfielder Yordan Alvarez has outstanding hitting abilities with the talent to hit for both power and average. Alvarez is a run-producer in the middle of the lineup for the Astros. The 2021 ALCS MVP is one of the top hitters in the majors. He ranks 12th in batting average (.311), tied for fifth in home runs (18), and tied for ninth in RBIs (47). On June 17, he went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer.
Outfielder Kyle Tucker owns superb hands with home-run power in his swing. Tucker is aggressive at the dish and can spray the ball all across the yard. The 25-year-old also plays solid defense in left field but has the ability to play all three outfield spots. Tucker is batting .261 with 13 home runs and 41 RBIs.
Why you should back the White Sox
Center fielder Luis Robert is an all-around athletic player for Chicago. Robert is quick and agile in the outfield, allowing him to cover a lot of ground. He knows how to make consistent contact and get on base. The 24-year-old has a batting average of .290 along with six home runs and 28 RBIs. In his last outing, Robert went 3-for-5 with a double and four RBIs.
Outfielder Andrew Vaughn has power, precision, and patience when he is at the plate. Vaughn owns a compact swing that drives the ball into any gap on the diamond. The 24-year-old is able to work into deep counts until he sees a pitch he likes. Vaughn is ninth in the MLB batting average (.322) with six home runs and 29 RBIs.
How to make Astros vs. White Sox picks
SportsLine’s model is leaning over on the total, projecting 8.6 combined runs. It also says one side of the money line has all the value. You can only get the model’s MLB picks at SportsLine.
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