White Sox vs Rangers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 6

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  • The White Sox (54-52) are -120 favorites vs the Rangers (47-59)
  • White Sox starting pitcher: Michael Kopech (4-7), 3.11 ERA
  • Rangers starting pitcher: Dane Dunning (1-6), 4.30 ERA
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The Chicago White Sox (-120) visit Globe Life Field to take on the Texas Rangers (+100) on Saturday, August 6, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05pm EDT in Arlington.

The White Sox are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+135).

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

So far this season, the White Sox are 54-52 against the spread (ATS), while the Rangers are 61-45 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
White Sox-1.5 +135O 8 -110-120
Rangers +1.5 -160U 8 -110+100

White Sox vs Rangers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rangers will win Saturday‘s matchup with 74.2% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the White Sox and Rangers 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 Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Jose Abreu has hit the Hits Over in 49 of his last 65 games (+22.65 Units / 16% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Singles Over in 43 of his last 63 games (+21.50 Units / 31% ROI)
  • Danny Mendick has hit the Runs Over in 10 of his last 11 games (+15.60 Units / 142% ROI)
  • Dylan Cease has hit the Earned Runs Under in 16 of his last 18 games (+13.95 Units / 60% ROI)
  • Jose Abreu has hit the Total Bases Over in 37 of his last 65 games (+13.00 Units / 19% ROI)

Best Rangers Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Martin Perez has hit the Strikeouts Over in 18 of his last 20 games (+17.00 Units / 70% ROI)
  • Corey Seager has hit the RBIs Over in 27 of his last 48 games at home (+15.95 Units / 33% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Hits Over in 50 of his last 67 games (+15.40 Units / 11% ROI)
  • Corey Seager has hit the Hits Over in 28 of his last 42 games at home (+11.05 Units / 13% ROI)
  • Marcus Semien has hit the Singles Under in 32 of his last 47 games at home (+10.05 Units / 14% ROI)

Rangers vs White Sox Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 +320 0.5 -550
Bubba Thompson 0.5 +625 0.5 -1600
Corey Seager 0.5 +290 0.5 -500
Jonah Heim 0.5 +350 0.5 -600
Josh H. Smith 0.5 +750 0.5 -3000

Rangers vs White Sox Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 -200 0.5 +150
Bubba Thompson 0.5 -145 0.5 +100
Corey Seager 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Josh H. Smith 0.5 -125 0.5 -115
Leody Taveras 0.5 -185 0.5 +125

Rangers vs White Sox RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 +140 0.5 -200
Bubba Thompson 0.5 +240 0.5 -375
Corey Seager 0.5 +125 0.5 -175
Josh H. Smith 0.5 +275 0.5 -450
Leody Taveras 0.5 +190 0.5 -275

Rangers vs White Sox Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Dane Dunning 4.5 +115 4.5 -160
Michael Kopech 5.5 +110 5.5 -155
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 58 of their last 106 games (+13.65 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Moneyline in 27 of their last 43 away games (+13.25 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 16 of their last 25 away games (+7.35 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have hit the Game Total Under in 22 of their last 39 games (+6.80 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Chicago White Sox have covered the Run Line in 25 of their last 43 away games (+6.15 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the Run Line in 58 of their last 95 games (+19.50 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 36 of their last 67 games (+7.65 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Game Total Over in 22 of their last 36 games (+7.20 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 5 of their last 9 games (+1.05 Units / 10% ROI)

White Sox Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the White Sox have gone 47-59 against the Run Line (-12.75 Units / -10.03% ROI).

  • 54-52 when betting on the Moneyline for -10.15 Units / -7.16% ROI
  • 48-52 when betting on the total runs Over for -8.1 Units / -6.98% ROI
  • 52-48 when betting on the total runs Under for -0.5 Units / -0.43% ROI

Rangers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the White Sox have gone 61-45 against the Run Line (+11.55 Units / 8.34% ROI).

  • 47-59 when betting on the Moneyline for -11.9 Units / -9.79% ROI
  • 50-48 when betting on the total runs Over for -2.1 Units / -1.79% ROI
  • 48-50 when betting on the total runs Under for -6.4 Units / -5.48% ROI

Michael Kopech has induced opposing hitters to ground into 3 double plays in 6 opportunities (50%) — tied for best in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 12% — 100th Percentile.

Michael Kopech has walked 15 of 77 batters (20%) with runners in scoring position this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 52 total IP; League Avg: 9% — first Percentile.

Right-handed batters are hitting just .178 (35-for-197) against Michael Kopech this season — 5th best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 52 total IP; League Avg: .250 — 96th Percentile.

Right-handed hitters have a line drive rate of just 16% (26/164) against Michael Kopech this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 52 total IP; League Avg: 24% — 100th Percentile.

Dane Dunning: Rangers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Dane Dunning has thrown low pitches 59% of the time (757/1,288) in non-two strike counts this season — 3rd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 44% — 96th Percentile.

Dane Dunning has allowed an OBP of .347 (467 PA’s) this season — 3rd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .295 — fourth Percentile.

Dane Dunning has allowed an OBP of .257 (226 PA’s) with two-strikes this season — 10th highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .226 — 16th Percentile.

Dane Dunning has thrown low pitches 69% of the time (672/969) with two-strikes since the start of last season — 3rd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 133 total IP; League Avg: 49% — 98th Percentile.

White Sox Keys to the Game vs. the Rangers

The White Sox are 17-3 (.850) when hitting 2 or more home runs this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .710.

The White Sox are just 5-39 (.114) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .204.

The White Sox are just 3-44 (.064) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .115.

The White Sox are just 5-6 (.455) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — tied for 10th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

Rangers Keys to the Game vs. the White Sox

The Rangers are just 36-8 (.818) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .912.

The Rangers are just 33-7 (.825) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .885.

The Rangers are just 22-30 (.423) at home this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .524.

The Rangers are 27-6 (.818) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 9th best in MLB; League Avg: .719.

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: .652.

White Sox hitters have 65 extra-base hits out of 217 total hits (just 30%) with the pitcher behind in the count this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 39%.

White Sox hitters have 102 extra-base hits out of 389 total hits (just 26%) versus relief pitchers this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 34%.

The White Sox are batting .275 against LHP this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .245.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .297 (6,904 PA’s) against RHP since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .314.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .294 (3,690 PA’s) against LHP since the start of 2020 — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .319.

Rangers hitters are slugging .437 against LHP this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .398.

Rangers hitters have an OPS of just .687 (3,005 PA’s) against LHP since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .727.

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 26% since the start of last season — tied for 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

Opponents have a miss rate of 28% against White Sox pitchers since the start of 2020 — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

White Sox pitchers have a strikeout rate of 28% in close and late situations since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 12 of 62 batters (19%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning over the past seven days (7 games) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 91 of 946 batters (10%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 18 of 122 batters (15%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning over the last 14 days (14 games) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

The Rangers have won just 25% of games in which their opponents scored first since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 32%.

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

  • Kole Calhoun (Rangers): Heel, D10
  • Elijah White (Rangers): Wrist, D60
  • Mitchell Garver (Rangers): Forearm, D60
  • Jonathan Gray (Rangers): Side, D15
  • Dennis Santana (Rangers): Ankle, D15
  • Joseph Barlow (Rangers): Blister, D15
  • Kyle Crick (White Sox): Elbow, D15
  • Jonathan Stiever (White Sox): Lat, D60
  • Vincent Velasquez (White Sox): Finger, D15
  • Garrett Crochet (White Sox): Elbow, D60
  • Aaron Bummer (White Sox): Lat, D15
  • Reynaldo López (White Sox): Back, D15
  • Daniel Mendick (White Sox): Knee, D60

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