White Sox at Royals 5/18/22 - MLB Betting Pick & Odds
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals
MLB: 8:10 PM EST
May. 18, 2022
The Chicago White Sox will finish off a four-game series with the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday for a scheduled first pitch time of 8:10 PM Eastern. This game will be available on MLB extra innings. The Chicago White Sox and Royals played a doubleheader the day before splitting the wins. The previous game was won by the Chicago White Sox.
Chicago comes into this game with a record on the season of 18–18, and will send Lucas Giolito to the mound with a record on the season of two wins with one loss, and an earned run average of 2.70 to go along with 37 strikeouts on the season. Lucas Giolito has given up 21 hits, walked nine batters, and given up five home runs.
Kansas City comes into this game with a record on the season of 13–22, and will send Zack Greinke to the mound, with a record on the season of zero wins with two losses and an earned run average of 3.52, and only 14 strikeouts in 38.1 innings pitched. Zack Grienke has given up a total of 42 hits, walked three batters, and given up two home runs on the year.
As a team, the Chicago White Sox have a batting average of .228 with 258 hits on the season and 32 home runs. As a team, the White Sox also have an earned run average of 3.79 with 327 strikeouts. Kansas City has an earned run average as a team of 4.64 with only 226 strikeouts on the season.
Recent Betting Trends:
The White Sox are 9-7 on the road.
The White Sox are 13-20-2 O/U.
The Royals are 6-11 at home.
The Royals are 16-17-1 O/U.
Free Betting Pick: Chicago White Sox -167
No matter which way this game goes the safe bet should be the under in this match up with Lucas Giolito, a former Cy Young Award winner and Zack Greinke on the mound for the Kansas City Royals. Final Score Prediction: Chicago White Sox win 3–1.