Diamondbacks vs White Sox Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 26

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  • The White Sox (63-62) are -165 favorites vs the Diamondbacks (56-67)
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The Arizona Diamondbacks (+140) visit Guaranteed Rate Field to take on the Chicago White Sox (-165) on Friday, August 26, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 8:10pm EDT in Chicago.

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

The Diamondbacks vs White Sox Over/Under is 8.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Diamondbacks are 55-65 against the spread (ATS), while the White Sox are 55-68 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Diamondbacks+1.5 -140O 8.5 -110+140
White Sox -1.5 +115U 8.5 -110-165

Diamondbacks vs White Sox Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the White Sox will win Friday‘s matchup with 53.5% confidence.

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


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Best Diamondbacks Player Prop Bets Today

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

  • Christian Walker has hit the Hits Under in 43 of his last 84 games (+19.30 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Josh Rojas has hit the Total Bases Under in 17 of his last 21 away games (+12.50 Units / 37% ROI)
  • Josh Rojas has hit the Singles Over in 20 of his last 27 games (+11.45 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Christian Walker has hit the Singles Under in 37 of his last 56 away games (+10.10 Units / 12% ROI)
  • Alek Thomas has hit the Hits Under in 17 of his last 25 games (+9.90 Units / 23% ROI)
  • Best White Sox Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Jose Abreu has hit the Singles Over in 56 of his last 82 games (+26.45 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Hits Over in 60 of his last 84 games (+23.80 Units / 13% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the RBIs Under in 47 of his last 61 games at home (+19.50 Units / 16% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Total Bases Over in 48 of his last 84 games (+17.55 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Eloy Jimenez has hit the Hits Over in 16 of his last 18 games at home (+17.30 Units / 50% ROI)
  • White Sox vs Diamondbacks Home Run Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +320 0.5 -550
    Carlos Perez 0.5 +525 0.5 -1200
    Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +290 0.5 -500
    Elvis Andrus 0.5 +600 0.5 -1600
    Gavin Sheets 0.5 +450 0.5 -1000

    White Sox vs Diamondbacks Total Hits Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Vaughn 1.5 +190 1.5 -275
    Carlos Perez 0.5 -120 0.5 -115
    Eloy Jimenez 0.5 -225 0.5 +160
    Elvis Andrus 0.5 -165 0.5 +120
    Gavin Sheets 0.5 -200 0.5 +140

    White Sox vs Diamondbacks RBI Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +150 0.5 -225
    Carlos Perez 0.5 +230 0.5 -350
    Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +135 0.5 -190
    Elvis Andrus 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
    Gavin Sheets 0.5 +200 0.5 -300

    White Sox vs Diamondbacks Strikeout Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Johnny Cueto 3.5 -175 3.5 +120
    Tommy Henry 4.5 +105 4.5 -145
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 32 of their last 45 games (+19.60 Units / 38% ROI)
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 22 of their last 36 away games (+9.90 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 5 of their last 8 away games (+1.95 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 68 of their last 125 games (+14.65 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 3 of their last 6 games (+0.30 Units / 5% ROI)
  • Diamondbacks Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Diamondbacks have gone 69-51 against the Run Line (+14.95 Units / 9.7% ROI).

    • 55-65 when betting on the Moneyline for -4.65 Units / -3.42% ROI
    • 53-62 when betting on the total runs Over for -15.05 Units / -11.45% ROI
    • 62-53 when betting on the total runs Under for +2.6 Units / 1.96% ROI

    White Sox Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Diamondbacks have gone 55-68 against the Run Line (-13.9 Units / -9.48% ROI).

    • 62-61 when betting on the Moneyline for -13.75 Units / -8.32% ROI
    • 54-60 when betting on the total runs Over for -10.65 Units / -7.9% ROI
    • 60-54 when betting on the total runs Under for +1.25 Units / 0.92% ROI

    Tommy Henry has allowed an OPS of .740 (47 PA’s) with two-strikes this month (4 games) — 6th highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .478 — sixth Percentile.

    Tommy Henry has walked 9 of 79 right-handed batters (11%) this month (4 games) — 9th highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 6% — 10th Percentile.

    Tommy Henry allowed an OBP of .400 (20 PA’s) against right-handed batters — tied for 9th highest in MLB over the last week; League Avg: .274 — 15th Percentile.

    Opponents had a groundball rate of just 31% (4/13) against Tommy Henry — 14th lowest in MLB over the last week; League Avg: 45% — 13th Percentile.

    : White Sox Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

    Right-handed hitters have a miss rate of just 18% (88/500) against Johnny Cueto this season — 4th lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 61 total IP; League Avg: 25% — third Percentile.

    Opponents have a groundball batting average of just .090 (6 GB hits out of 67 GBs) against Johnny Cueto with runners on base this season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 61 total IP; League Avg: .238 — 100th Percentile.

    Johnny Cueto has pitched 16.1 straight innings without allowing an earned run — Zac Gallen has the longest active streak at 27.1.

    Opponents have a miss rate of just 15% (33/216) against Johnny Cueto this month (4 games) — 3rd lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 24% — third Percentile.

    Diamondbacks Keys to the Game vs. the White Sox

    The Diamondbacks are just 97-30 (.764) when leading entering the 7th inning since the 2020 season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .876.

    The Diamondbacks are just 108-19 (.850) when leading entering the 8th inning since the 2020 season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .915.

    The Diamondbacks are just 10-31 (.244) when tied entering the 8th inning since the 2020 season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

    The Diamondbacks are just 43-7 (.860) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .916.

    White Sox Keys to the Game vs. the Diamondbacks

    The White Sox are just 5-46 (.098) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .200.

    The White Sox are 19-4 (.826) when hitting 2 or more home runs this season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: .711.

    The White Sox are 58-16 (.784) when allowing 4 or fewer runs this season — 5th best in MLB; League Avg: .704.

    The White Sox are just 6-30 (.167) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .275.

    Diamondbacks hitters have chased 25% of pitches out of the zone against LHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

    The Diamondbacks are batting just .200 in righty-righty matchups since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .243.

    The Diamondbacks are batting just .213 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .265.

    The Diamondbacks have a winning percentage of just 31% on the road since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 47%.

    White Sox hitters have 71 extra-base hits out of 250 total hits (just 28%) with the pitcher behind in the count this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 39%.

    White Sox hitters have 248 extra-base hits out of 884 total hits (just 28%) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 35%.

    White Sox hitters have an OPS of just .444 (262 PA’s) in lefty-lefty matchups since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .650.

    The White Sox are batting .277 against LHP this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .245.

    Diamondbacks pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 18% in close and late situations this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

    Diamondbacks pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 18% with runners in scoring position since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Opponents have a miss rate of just 22% against Diamondbacks pitchers since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

    Diamondbacks pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 38% with two-strikes this season — tied for 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

    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%.

    The average home run distance against the White Sox pitchers since the start of last season is 394.4 feet — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 399.5

    White Sox pitchers have a strikeout rate of 26% since the start of last season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

    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 vs. Diamondbacks Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Yasmani Grandal (White Sox): Knee, D10
  • Kyle Crick (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Jonathan Stiever (White Sox): Lat, D60
  • Michael Kopech (White Sox): Knee, D15
  • Timothy Anderson (White Sox): Finger, D10
  • Yoán Moncada (White Sox): Hamstring, Day-to-Day
  • Garrett Crochet (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Aaron Bummer (White Sox): Lat, D15
  • Daniel Mendick (White Sox): Knee, D60
  • Leury García (White Sox): Back, D10
  • Keynan Middleton (Diamondbacks): Ankle, D15
  • Caleb Smith (Diamondbacks): Hand, D15
  • Tyler Gilbert (Diamondbacks): Elbow, D60
  • Kyle Nelson (Diamondbacks): Back, D15
  • Humberto Castellanos (Diamondbacks): Elbow, D60
  • Nicholas Ahmed (Diamondbacks): Shoulder, D60

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