Cincinnati Reds vs Chicago White Sox Odds & Info
|Game||Cincinnati Reds vs Chicago White Sox|
|Date & Time||Friday September 18, 2020, 7:10 PM (EDT)|
Great American Ball Park 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH, 45202, USA
CIN -110 ; O/U 9
The Chicago White Sox open a three-game interleague series on the road Friday against the Cincinnati Reds. The White Sox are 32-17 following a 5-1 loss on Wednesday to the Minnesota Twins. Chicago leads the American League Central by two games over the Twins. The loss to Minnesota snapped a six-game winning streak for the White Sox, but nonetheless Chicago has won 10 of its last 12.
Shortstop Tim Anderson is batting .373 to lead Chicago and has a team-high .410 on-base percentage. First baseman Jose Abreu is leading the White Sox in home runs with 16, RBIs with 49 and hits with 66. Chicago has not yet announced its starting pitcher for Friday's series opener against the Cincinnati Reds.
Cincinnati improved to 25-26 following its 1-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday. The Reds have won five straight and six of the last seven. Cincinnati is tied for second place in the National League Central with the St. Louis Cardinals 5 ½ games behind the first place Chicago Cubs. The Reds are now a part of the playoff picture.
Center fielder Shogo Akiyama is batting .239 to lead Cincinnati and has a team high .354 on-base percentage. Third baseman Eugenio Suarez is leading Cincinnati in home runs with 13 and RBIs with 30, while right fielder Nick Castellanos is the leader in hits with 43. On Friday, Cincinnati will send Tejay Antone to the mound. The right-hander is 0-2 with an ERA of 2.76, 37 Ks and 15 BBs.
Recent Betting Trends
- Chicago is 6-1 in its last 7
- The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the White Sox last 6
- Cincinnati is 5-1 in its last 6
- The UNDER has cashed in 3 of the Reds last 4
Free MLB Pick:
Cincinnati has won each of its last five and has now become a part of the postseason picture sitting in second place in the National League Central. However, the Reds will be playing against another hot team the Chicago White Sox who have won six of the last seven and sit at the top of the American League Central and will use the power of Jose Abreu and Eloy Jimenez to beat the Reds. Final Score Prediction, Chicago White Sox win 5-4.