Tigers vs White Sox Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 12

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  • The White Sox (56-56) are -200 favorites vs the Tigers (43-70)
  • Tigers starting pitcher: Daniel Norris (0-4), 6.90 ERA
  • White Sox starting pitcher: Michael Kopech (4-8), 3.37 ERA
  • Watch the game on NBCS-CHI

The Detroit Tigers (+170) visit Guaranteed Rate Field to take on the Chicago White Sox (-200) on Friday, August 12, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10pm EDT in Chicago.

The White Sox are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (-105).

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

So far this season, the Tigers are 43-70 against the spread (ATS), while the White Sox are 48-64 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Tigers+1.5 -115O 8.5 -115+170
White Sox -1.5 -105U 8.5 -105-200

Tigers vs White Sox Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the White Sox will win Friday‘s matchup with 57.5% confidence.

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


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Best Tigers Player Prop Bets Today

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

  • Harold Castro has hit the Runs Under in 14 of his last 15 away games (+11.85 Units / 36% ROI)
  • Akil Baddoo has hit the Runs Under in 12 of his last 13 away games (+10.40 Units / 37% ROI)
  • Jonathan Schoop has hit the Singles Under in 14 of his last 17 games (+9.75 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Austin Meadows has hit the Runs Under in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 58% ROI)
  • Austin Meadows has hit the RBIs Under in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 42% 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 47 of his last 69 games (+22.55 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Hits Over in 51 of his last 71 games (+19.20 Units / 13% ROI)
  • Danny Mendick has hit the Runs Over in 10 of his last 11 games (+15.60 Units / 142% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the RBIs Under in 41 of his last 54 games at home (+15.40 Units / 15% 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 Tigers Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +375 0.5 -700
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +310 0.5 -550
Gavin Sheets 0.5 +575 0.5 -1400
Jose Abreu 0.5 +400 0.5 -700
Josh Harrison 0.5 +725 0.5 -2500

White Sox vs Tigers Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Vaughn 0.5 -275 0.5 +190
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Gavin Sheets 0.5 -150 0.5 +105
Jose Abreu 0.5 -225 0.5 +155
Josh Harrison 0.5 -190 0.5 +135

White Sox vs Tigers RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Vaughn 0.5 +140 0.5 -200
Eloy Jimenez 0.5 +130 0.5 -190
Gavin Sheets 0.5 +180 0.5 -275
Jose Abreu 0.5 +150 0.5 -225
Josh Harrison 0.5 +190 0.5 -275

White Sox vs Tigers Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Michael Kopech 6.5 +115 6.5 -160
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Game Total Under in 63 of their last 110 games (+22.75 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 14 of their last 20 games (+8.60 Units / 39% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 3 of their last 6 away games (+2.65 Units / 44% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 16 of their last 31 away games (+2.45 Units / 7% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the Run Line in 3 of their last 5 games (+1.10 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 62 of their last 112 games (+16.45 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Game Total Under in 24 of their last 45 games (+5.65 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Moneyline in 4 of their last 5 games at home (+2.35 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the Run Line in 4 of their last 7 games at home (+2.10 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 3 of their last 5 games at home (+0.85 Units / 13% ROI)

Tigers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Tigers have gone 51-62 against the Run Line (-19.65 Units / -13.86% ROI).

  • 43-70 when betting on the Moneyline for -13.45 Units / -11.24% ROI
  • 39-64 when betting on the total runs Over for -30.8 Units / -24.75% ROI
  • 64-39 when betting on the total runs Under for +21.6 Units / 17.31% ROI

White Sox Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Tigers have gone 48-64 against the Run Line (-16.65 Units / -12.5% ROI).

  • 56-56 when betting on the Moneyline for -13.85 Units / -9.22% ROI
  • 51-54 when betting on the total runs Over for -7.3 Units / -5.94% ROI
  • 54-51 when betting on the total runs Under for -1.65 Units / -1.33% ROI

No Matchup notes for this Game

Michael Kopech: White Sox Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Michael Kopech has allowed a BABIP of .179 against right-handed batters this season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: .298 — 100th Percentile.

Left-handed hitters have a groundball rate of just 21% (22/104) against Michael Kopech this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: 43% — 0 Percentile.

Michael Kopech has walked 16 of 80 batters (20%) with runners in scoring position this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: 9% — first Percentile.

Right-handed batters are hitting just .182 (37-for-203) against Michael Kopech this season — 4th best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: .251 — 97th Percentile.

Tigers Keys to the Game vs. the White Sox

The Tigers are just 4-50 (.074) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .204.

The Tigers are 5-0 (1.000) when totaling 5 or more extra base hits this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .795.

The Tigers are just 18-37 (.327) on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .471.

The Tigers are just 43-62 (.410) when allowing 5 or more extra base hits this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .533.

White Sox Keys to the Game vs. the Tigers

The White Sox are 82-14 (.854) when hitting 2 or more home runs since the 2020 season — best in MLB; League Avg: .705.

The White Sox are just 5-42 (.106) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .204.

The White Sox are just 5-29 (.147) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .282.

The White Sox are just 3-47 (.060) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .114.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .584 (3,018 PA’s) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .707.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .603 (1,285 PA’s) in innings 7-9 this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .683.

Tigers hitters are slugging just .313 against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .396.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .577 (1,975 PA’s) on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .697.

White Sox hitters have drawn 191 walks in 3,382 PA’s (6%) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

White Sox hitters have an OPS of just .429 (259 PA’s) in lefty-lefty matchups since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .651.

White Sox hitters have drawn 23 walks in 498 PA’s (5%) when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

The White Sox are batting .259 on the road since the start of last season — tied for best in MLB; League Avg: .240.

The Tigers pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in 64% of their games on the road this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 47%.

Tigers pitchers have won only 4% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 23% against Tigers pitchers since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

Tigers pitchers have walked 13 of 91 batters (14%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this month (10 games) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

White Sox pitchers have walked 387 of 4,267 batters (9%) this season — tied for 4th highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

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 — tied for 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

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

  • Kyle Crick (White Sox): Elbow, D15
  • Jonathan Stiever (White Sox): Lat, D60
  • Joseph Kelly (White Sox): Head, Day-to-Day
  • Vincent Velasquez (White Sox): Finger, D15
  • Timothy Anderson (White Sox): Finger, D10
  • Allen Pollock (White Sox): Foot, Day-to-Day
  • Garrett Crochet (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Aaron Bummer (White Sox): Lat, D15
  • Daniel Mendick (White Sox): Knee, D60
  • Casey Mize (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Jacob Rogers (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Rony García (Tigers): Bicep, D15
  • Tarik Skubal (Tigers): Arm, D15
  • Spencer Turnbull (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Austin Meadows (Tigers): Achilles , D10
  • Beau Brieske (Tigers): Forearm, D60
  • Michael Pineda (Tigers): Triceps, D15
  • Kyle Funkhouser (Tigers): Shoulder, D60

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