Oakland Athletics at Chicago White Sox 8/19/21 - MLB Picks & Predictions

Game: Chicago White Sox vs Oakland Athletics
Date & Time: 8/19/2021, 6:10 PM UTC
Location: Guaranteed Rate Field
Address: Guaranteed Rate Field, Chicago, USA
Latest Odds: CWS -125; O/U 9

Guaranteed Rate Field will host game 4 of 4 Thursday afternoon between the Oakland Athletics and the Chicago White Sox. Oakland comes into this game 68-53 on the year after losing 4 of the last 5 games played including the first 3 games of this series. Paul Blackburn got to start for Oakland in game three of this series giving up three runs on five hits across 5.1 innings of work resulting in the loss. 

The Oakland offense struggled on Wednesday going a combined 7-34 from the plate including 1-12 with runners in scoring position, while leaving 11 men on base. Starling Marte and Seth brown led the way for the Oakland offense driving in one run each.

The Chicago White Sox 20 games over .500 after winning the first three games of this series. Despite struggling from the plate in game 3 with only nine hits on the day Chicago eked out the win. Luis Robert led the way for Chicago going 3-4 on the day to drive in two runs. Eloy Jimenez Chipped in for the Chicago offense driving in one run.

Potential Cy Young award winner Lance Lynn got the start for Chicago giving up one run on three hits, while striking out four batters across four innings resulting in a no decision. Garrett Crochet came on in relief giving up one hit in 1.2 innings to pick up the win. The Chicago bullpen held true until Liam Hendricks came on in the 8th to record the save.

Odds Table

Betting Trends

  • Oakland is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games 
  • Oakland is 1-5 SU in their last 6 road games 
  • Oakland is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against CWS
  • CWS is 8-4 SU in their last 12 games 
  • CWS is 4-2 SU in their last 6 home games
No house advantage
Bet on player over/unders to win 21x your bet at No House Advantage.
Click here to get a 1st deposit match up to $50 w/ promocode PandP!
Free MLB Pick: Chicago White Sox -125

Chicago is the better team in this matchup and have owned Oakland as of late. The White Sox are pushing for a playoff seed as well as a division title and will roll against the Athletics. Look for Cease to control this game for Chicago leading to a home win. Final Score Prediction, the Chicago White Sox win 7-2.

Free Picks & Predictions