White Sox vs Athletics Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Sep 9

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  • The White Sox (70-68) are -160 favorites vs the Athletics (50-88)
  • White Sox starting pitcher: Lucas Giolito (10-9), 5.21 ERA
  • Athletics starting pitcher: James Kaprielian (3-9), 4.78 ERA
  • Watch the game on NBCS-CA

The Chicago White Sox (-160) visit Oakland Coliseum to take on the Oakland Athletics (+135) on Friday, September 9, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 9:40pm EDT in Oakland.

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

The White Sox vs Athletics Over/Under is 7.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the White Sox are 69-67 against the spread (ATS), while the Athletics are 65-70 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
White Sox-1.5 +105O 7.5 +100-160
Athletics +1.5 -130U 7.5 -120+135

White Sox vs Athletics Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the White Sox will win Friday‘s matchup with 58.6% confidence.

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


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Best White Sox Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted 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 65 of his last 94 games (+31.70 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Hits Over in 66 of his last 96 games (+22.50 Units / 11% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Total Bases Over in 53 of his last 96 games (+16.45 Units / 16% ROI)
  • Danny Mendick has hit the Runs Over in 10 of his last 11 games (+15.60 Units / 142% ROI)
  • Yoan Moncada has hit the Runs Under in 25 of his last 31 games (+15.00 Units / 27% ROI)

Best Athletics Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Tony Kemp has hit the Hits Over in 25 of his last 33 games (+11.20 Units / 17% ROI)
  • Ramon Laureano has hit the Total Bases Over in 42 of his last 69 games (+10.15 Units / 10% ROI)
  • Tony Kemp has hit the Singles Over in 19 of his last 27 games (+9.45 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Paul Blackburn has hit the Strikeouts Over in 15 of his last 21 games (+9.35 Units / 35% ROI)
  • Nick Allen has hit the Total Bases Over in 20 of his last 29 games (+8.50 Units / 22% ROI)

Athletics vs White Sox Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Dermis Garcia 0.5 +450 0.5 -1000
Nick Allen 0.5 +1200 0.5
Ramon Laureano 0.5 +450 0.5 -900
Sean Murphy 0.5 +475 0.5 -1000
Seth Brown 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100

Athletics vs White Sox Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Dermis Garcia 0.5 -125 0.5 -110
Nick Allen 0.5 -140 0.5 +100
Ramon Laureano 0.5 -190 0.5 +135
Sean Murphy 0.5 -225 0.5 +155
Seth Brown 0.5 -160 0.5 +115

Athletics vs White Sox RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Dermis Garcia 0.5 +240 0.5 -375
Nick Allen 0.5 +375 0.5 -650
Ramon Laureano 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
Sean Murphy 0.5 +180 0.5 -275
Seth Brown 0.5 +185 0.5 -275

Athletics vs White Sox Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
James Kaprielian 3.5 -130 3.5 -110
Lucas Giolito 5.5 +100 5.5 -145
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 74 of their last 138 games (+14.30 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Moneyline in 7 of their last 9 games (+5.55 Units / 43% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the Run Line in 6 of their last 9 games (+3.15 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 6 of their last 9 games (+2.95 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Game Total Under in 6 of their last 9 games (+2.65 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 8 of their last 11 games (+6.30 Units / 55% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 7 of their last 10 games (+4.80 Units / 43% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Game Total Over in 4 of their last 5 games (+2.90 Units / 51% ROI)

White Sox Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the White Sox have gone 61-75 against the Run Line (-15.45 Units / -9.55% ROI).

  • 69-67 when betting on the Moneyline for -14.05 Units / -7.63% ROI
  • 60-67 when betting on the total runs Over for -12.25 Units / -8.23% ROI
  • 67-60 when betting on the total runs Under for +1.5 Units / 1% ROI

Athletics Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the White Sox have gone 65-70 against the Run Line (-19.2 Units / -11% ROI).

  • 48-87 when betting on the Moneyline for -20.9 Units / -14.75% ROI
  • 59-71 when betting on the total runs Over for -19.55 Units / -13.04% ROI
  • 71-59 when betting on the total runs Under for +6.45 Units / 4.36% ROI

Lucas Giolito has a first-pitch strike rate of just 30% (7/23) this month (1 games) — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 3 total IP; League Avg: 63% — 0 Percentile.

Lucas Giolito has allowed a slugging percentage of .546 (83 Total Bases / 152 ABs) on breaking pitches this season — tied for highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 67 total IP; League Avg: .367 — second Percentile.

Lucas Giolito has allowed a slugging percentage of .754 (178 Total Bases / 236 ABs) in non-two strike counts this season — 4th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 67 total IP; League Avg: .543 — second Percentile.

Lucas Giolito has thrown his changeup 36% of the time (409/1,142) when he’s behind in the count since the start of last season — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 18% — 100th Percentile.

James Kaprielian: Athletics Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

James Kaprielian has allowed a slugging percentage of .712 (52 Total Bases / 73 ABs) when going through the lineup the third time in a game this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 67 total IP; League Avg: .432 — 0 Percentile.

James Kaprielian has walked 31 of 231 right-handed batters (13%) this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 67 total IP; League Avg: 7% — first Percentile.

Opponents are hitting .410 (16-for-39) against James Kaprielian on low fastballs this season — 5th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 67 total IP; League Avg: .274 — fourth Percentile.

James Kaprielian has located his pitches away 58% of the time (514/892) when behind in the count since the start of last season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 148 total IP; League Avg: 45% — 99th Percentile.

White Sox Keys to the Game vs. the Athletics

The White Sox are just 6-50 (.107) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .200.

The White Sox are 13-2 (.867) when totaling 5 or more extra base hits this season — 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .801.

The White Sox are 36-32 (.529) on the road this season — 8th best in MLB; League Avg: .470.

The White Sox are just 5-57 (.081) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .115.

Athletics Keys to the Game vs. the White Sox

The Athletics are just 22-47 (.319) at home this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .530.

The Athletics are just 1-70 (.014) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .086.

The Athletics are just 5-69 (.068) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .115.

The Athletics are just 10-38 (.208) when allowing 2 or more home runs this season — 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .289.

White Sox hitters have 83 extra-base hits out of 283 total hits (just 29%) with the pitcher behind in the count this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 39%.

White Sox hitters have pulled just 40% of balls they’ve put into play against LHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 46%.

White Sox hitters have pulled just 41% of balls they’ve put into play against LHP since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 45%.

The White Sox are batting .372 in hitter’s counts since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .338.

The Athletics are batting just .203 at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .246.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .272 (2,433 PA’s) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .317.

Athletics hitters have an OPS of just .588 (2,433 PA’s) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .718.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .278 (3,679 PA’s) against RHP this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .310.

White Sox pitchers have a strikeout rate of 25% since the start of last season — tied for 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

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%.

Opponents have a miss rate of 28% against White Sox pitchers since the start of 2020 — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of just 40% against White Sox pitchers over the last 14 days (13 games) — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 44%.

The Athletics have won just 16% of games in which their opponents scored first this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 31%.

In games when their opponents have scored three or more runs in an inning, the Athletics have won just just 10% of the time at home since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 27%.

The Athletics have won just 23% of home games in which their opponents scored first since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 36%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of just 41% against Athletics pitchers since the start of last season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

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

  • Dany Jiménez (Athletics): Shoulder, D60
  • Adam Oller (Athletics): Rib, D15
  • Brent Honeywell Jr. (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Skye Bolt (Athletics): Knee, D10
  • Daulton Jefferies (Athletics): Arm, D60
  • Zachary Jackson (Athletics): Shoulder, D15
  • Paul Blackburn (Athletics): Finger, D60
  • Deolis Guerra (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Kyle Crick (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Jonathan Stiever (White Sox): Lat, D60
  • Timothy Anderson (White Sox): Finger, D10
  • Garrett Crochet (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Luis Robert (White Sox): Wrist, Day-to-Day
  • Daniel Mendick (White Sox): Knee, D60

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