Guardians Vs White Sox: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – September 22, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on September 22, 2022

The Cleveland Guardians (82-67) will look to Myles Straw, on a 10-game hitting streak, against the Chicago White Sox (76-73) at 8:10 PM ET on Thursday, at Guaranteed Rate Field. Shane Bieber pitches for Cleveland (-139 to win) while Chicago (+118) will answer with Johnny Cueto.

This article references betting data updated as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET. Find all the up-to-date odds for this game in the table below and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Guardians vs White Sox Betting Lines

Guardians Betting Insights

  • This season, the Guardians have won 51 out of the 76 games, or 67.1%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • This season, Cleveland has won 34 of its 48 games, or 70.8%, when favored by at least -139 on the moneyline.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Guardians have a 58.2% chance to win.
  • Cleveland and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 70 of their 153 opportunities.
  • The Guardians have an ATS record of 79-74-0 in 153 games with a spread this season.

Guardians Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 8-2
Runs Per Game 5.2
HR 10
ERA 2.97
K/9 8.44

White Sox Betting Insights

  • The White Sox have been underdogs in 50 games this season and have come away with the win 23 times (46%) in those contests.
  • Chicago has a mark of 11-15 in contests where sportsbooks favor them by +118 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The White Sox have an implied victory probability of 45.9% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • Chicago and their opponents have gone over in 68 of their 153 games with a total set by sportsbooks this season.
  • The White Sox are 70-83-0 against the spread in their 153 games that had a posted line this season.

White Sox Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 5-5
Runs Per Game 5.1
HR 13
ERA 3.48
K/9 8.52

White Sox Probable Pitcher – Johnny Cueto

  • Cueto (7-8) takes the mound first for the White Sox in his 22nd start of the season. He’s put together a 3.09 ERA in 139 2/3 innings pitched, with 88 strikeouts.
  • The righty last appeared on Sunday, Sept. 11 against the Oakland Athletics, when he went four innings, allowing five earned runs while giving up eight hits.
  • Cueto enters this matchup with 21 outings of five or more innings pitched this year.
  • The White Sox are 6-3 in Cueto’s nine starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.
  • Cueto’s team has a 10-11 record over his 21 starts.
  • Cueto’s starts went over the run total seven times in 21 games with a set total this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

White Sox Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Jake Diekman 64 53.1 12.7 10.4 1.6 4.73
Kendall Graveman 61 61.2 9.2 9.2 0.8 2.92
José Ruiz 59 56.2 10.2 9.6 1.5 4.61
Reynaldo López 55 60.1 9.0 7.8 0.2 2.83
Liam Hendriks 54 53.1 12.7 7.6 1.3 3.04

Guardians Probable Pitcher – Shane Bieber

  • Bieber’s team is 16-12-0 against the spread in his starts this season.
  • The right-hander gave up one earned run and allowed four hits in eight innings pitched against the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.
  • Bieber has 17 starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • Bieber’s team has a record of 14-7 this season when he starts and they are the favorite on the moneyline.
  • In games Bieber has started, his team is 18-10.
  • Out of Bieber’s 28 starts with a total this season, 10 have hit the over.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Guardians Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
Emmanuel Clase 69 64.2 66 1.39 0 36
Trevor Stephan 60 59.0 75 2.59 17 2
Bryan Shaw 56 56.1 49 5.43 7 1
Sam Hentges 52 56.1 65 2.56 6 1
Enyel De Los Santos 46 49.1 54 3.10 3 1

Guardians Hitting Trends

  • The Guardians have a record this season in games when they hit two or more home runs.
  • The Guardians have collected at least five extra-base hits in 19 games this season, and went 18-1 in those outings.
  • The club has notched at least eight hits 93 times this season, and has a 69-24 record in those games.
  • The Guardians are 54-3 in games this season that they put up five or more runs.
  • The Guardians are 16-5 in games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

White Sox Hitting Trends

  • They have won 26 of the 31 games this season in which they hit two or more home runs.
  • In 16 games with five or more extra-base hits this season, they have a record of 14-2.
  • They have a record of 57-35 this season when collecting eight or more base hits in a game.
  • In 56 games this season with five or more runs scored, they’ved posted a record of 40-16.
  • They have a 8-10 record this season when drawing five or more walks in a game.

Guardians vs. White Sox Prediction

Moneyline Pick: White Sox (+118)

Over/Under Pick: Over (7.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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