Athletics vs White Sox Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Jul 30

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  • The White Sox (49-50) are -165 favorites vs the Athletics (39-63)
  • Athletics starting pitcher: Paul Blackburn (6-6), 4.35 ERA
  • White Sox starting pitcher: Johnny Cueto (4-4), 2.88 ERA
  • Watch the game on NBCS-CHI

The Oakland Athletics (+140) visit Guaranteed Rate Field to take on the Chicago White Sox (-165) on Saturday, July 30, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 7:15pm EDT in Chicago.

The White Sox are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+115).

The Athletics vs White Sox Over/Under is 8 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Athletics are 39-63 against the spread (ATS), while the White Sox are 44-55 ATS.

Athletics vs. White Sox Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Athletics+1.5 -140O 8 -110+140
White Sox -1.5 +115U 8 -110-165

Athletics vs White Sox Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the White Sox will win Saturday‘s matchup with 61.8% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Athletics and White Sox and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Athletics Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Athletics players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Elvis Andrus has hit the Hits Over in 21 of his last 25 games (+14.75 Units / 35% ROI)
  • Tony Kemp has hit the Singles Under in 20 of his last 26 games (+11.35 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Ramon Laureano has hit the Total Bases Over in 34 of his last 54 games (+11.10 Units / 14% ROI)
  • Elvis Andrus has hit the Total Bases Over in 19 of his last 27 away games (+10.85 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Elvis Andrus has hit the Singles Over in 12 of his last 15 away games (+9.90 Units / 62% ROI)

Best White Sox Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for White Sox players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Jose Abreu has hit the Hits Over in 44 of his last 58 games (+21.65 Units / 17% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the RBIs Under in 39 of his last 49 games at home (+19.35 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Singles Over in 38 of his last 56 games (+18.70 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Danny Mendick has hit the Runs Over in 10 of his last 11 games (+15.60 Units / 142% ROI)
  • Jake Burger has hit the RBIs Over in 12 of his last 17 games at home (+15.20 Units / 89% ROI)

White Sox vs Athletics Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +325 0.5 -600
Gavin Sheets 0.5 +525 0.5 -1200
Jose Abreu 0.5 +375 0.5 -650
Tim Anderson 0.5 +525 0.5 -1200

White Sox vs Athletics Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Gavin Sheets 0.5 -150 0.5 +105
Jose Abreu 0.5 -275 0.5 +185
Tim Anderson 1.5 +145 1.5 -200
Yasmani Grandal 0.5 -175 0.5 +120

White Sox vs Athletics RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +170 0.5 -250
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +155 0.5 -225
Gavin Sheets 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
Jose Abreu 0.5 +130 0.5 -185
Tim Anderson 0.5 +185 0.5 -275

White Sox vs Athletics Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Johnny Cueto 4.5 -105 4.5 -135
Paul Blackburn 3.5 -150 3.5 +105
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the Run Line in 33 of their last 49 away games (+13.90 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Moneyline in 13 of their last 21 games (+13.00 Units / 58% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Game Total Under in 50 of their last 93 games (+8.00 Units / 8% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 14 of their last 21 games (+6.60 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 14 of their last 30 games (+5.50 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 28 of their last 47 games at home (+9.75 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Game Total Over in 14 of their last 23 games at home (+6.55 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 6 of their last 11 games (+0.70 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Moneyline in 10 of their last 17 games (+0.15 Units / 1% ROI)

Athletics Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Athletics have gone 52-50 against the Run Line (-8.85 Units / -6.66% ROI).

  • 39-63 when betting on the Moneyline for -8.8 Units / -8.19% ROI
  • 43-54 when betting on the total runs Over for -16.7 Units / -14.79% ROI
  • 54-43 when betting on the total runs Under for +6.55 Units / 5.84% ROI

White Sox Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Athletics have gone 44-55 against the Run Line (-12.35 Units / -10.33% ROI).

  • 49-50 when betting on the Moneyline for -12 Units / -9.28% ROI
  • 47-46 when betting on the total runs Over for -2.4 Units / -2.22% ROI
  • 46-47 when betting on the total runs Under for -5.4 Units / -4.92% ROI

Paul Blackburn has allowed a slugging percentage of 1.167 (21 Total Bases / 18 ABs) with runners in scoring position this month (4 games) — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .407 — first Percentile.

Opponents have a chase percentage of just 32% (84/261) against Paul Blackburn with two-strikes this season — tied for lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 42% — third Percentile.

Opponents are hitting .611 (11-for-18) against Paul Blackburn with runners in scoring position this month (4 games) — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .247 — first Percentile.

Paul Blackburn has allowed 6 stolen bases this month (4 games) — most in MLB — 100th Percentile.

Johnny Cueto: White Sox Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Johnny Cueto has not struck out any hitters in 24 PA’s in late innings this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 49 total IP; League Avg: 23% — first Percentile.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 15% (57/376) against Johnny Cueto in non-two strike counts this season — tied for lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 49 total IP; League Avg: 25% — first Percentile.

Johnny Cueto has a strikeout rate of just 12% (13 SO in 108 PAs) this month (4 games) — tied for 4th lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 23% — fourth Percentile.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 14% (15/109) against Johnny Cueto on the first pitch of at-bats this season — 2nd lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 49 total IP; League Avg: 26% — first Percentile.

Athletics Keys to the Game vs. the White Sox

The Athletics are just 17-34 (.333) at home this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .522.

The Athletics are just 34-6 (.850) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .913.

The Athletics are just 4-25 (.138) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .280.

The Athletics are just 29-9 (.763) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .885.

White Sox Keys to the Game vs. the Athletics

The White Sox are just 4-6 (.400) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — tied for 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The White Sox are just 2-43 (.044) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .115.

The White Sox are 79-13 (.859) when hitting 2 or more home runs since the 2020 season — best in MLB; League Avg: .705.

The White Sox are 15-3 (.833) when hitting 2 or more home runs this season — tied for 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .709.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .269 (2,623 PA’s) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .310.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .275 (3,654 PA’s) this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .312.

The Athletics are batting just .203 at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .245.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .271 (1,772 PA’s) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .316.

The White Sox are batting .272 on the road this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .241.

The White Sox are batting .284 against LHP this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .246.

White Sox hitters have an OPS of just .438 (254 PA’s) in lefty-lefty matchups since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .651.

White Sox hitters have an OBP of .339 (2,307 PA’s) against LHP since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .319.

The Athletics have won just 15% of home games in which their opponents scored first this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 34%.

In games when their opponents have scored three or more runs in an inning, the Athletics have won just just 0% of the time at home this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Athletics pitchers have allowed a run 39% of the time after an opposing score this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

In games when their opponents have scored three or more runs in an inning, the Athletics have won just just 12% of the time at home since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 27%.

Opponents have a miss rate of 28% against White Sox pitchers since the start of last season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

White Sox pitchers have a strikeout rate of 46% with two-strikes since the start of last season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

White Sox pitchers have a strikeout rate of 26% since the start of last season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

White Sox pitchers have walked 57 of 890 batters (6%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — tied for 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

White Sox vs. Athletics Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Kyle Crick (White Sox): Elbow, D15
  • Jonathan Stiever (White Sox): Lat, D60
  • Joseph Kelly (White Sox): Bicep, Day-to-Day
  • Vincent Velasquez (White Sox): Finger, D15
  • Garrett Crochet (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Aaron Bummer (White Sox): Lat, D15
  • Jacob Burger (White Sox): Hand, D10
  • Reynaldo López (White Sox): Back, D15
  • Daniel Mendick (White Sox): Knee, D60
  • Luis Robert (White Sox): Illness, D10
  • Dany Jiménez (Athletics): Shoulder, D15
  • Jed Lowrie (Athletics): Shoulder, D10
  • Brent Honeywell Jr. (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Daulton Jefferies (Athletics): Arm, D60
  • Deolis Guerra (Athletics): Elbow, D60

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