Two American League baseball team will be playing each tonight to start a weekend series. Yes, we are talking about the White Sox going on the road to take on the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. Thus, which of these two classic baseball foes will win tonight’s game? Let’s find out with our White Sox vs Yankees Betting Pick from our experts.
According to baseball betting odds, this is a matchup between with a clear winner in favor of the White Sox. This is because they are the favorite team at a -115 point spread. However, even though the Yankees only rank 3 this year in the AL East, they are still a strong opponent. Therefore, it will still be a tough match for Chicago.
White Sox vs Yankees Betting Prediction and Analysis for 5/21/2021
The game will take place at Yankee stadium giving the Yankees the home advantage. In addition, the Yankees will be playing after closing out a series against the Rangers with a 2-0 win. Thus, they are a team that has made a lot of improvement and are currently on a three-game winning streak. Needless to say, they are taking on the Chicago White sox with a 25-19 record so far for the season.
On the other hand, Chicago White Sox betting fans are also riding winning streak. This is because they just got off a series against the Twins ending it with a 2-1 win. At the moment, they are going against the Yankees with a 26-16 record and a 2.5 game lead in their division.
According to baseball betting statistics, Chicago has the best offense in the MLB this season. This is because they average 5.29 runs per game and are hitting .260. In addition, Yermin Mercedes is having an excellent year so far leading the MLB with a .358 batting average. This is in addition to having 6 homeruns and 25 RBIs.
Of course, he is not the only one on the White Sox team having a good season. Jose Abreu is in fifth place in the MLB with 33 RBIs and 8 homeruns. However, Korean sports betting websites do not know if he will be playing in tonight game.
For their part, the New York Yankees have been struggling at the plate this season. New York Yankees betting fans are not happy with their .227 hitting average and scoring 4.02 runs per game. Nevertheless, they do have Aaron Judge who is hitting .297 and 12 homeruns.
White Sox vs Yankees Betting Pick
Game time: 05/21/2021 at 7:05 PM EDT
Bet on the Chicago White Sox at -115
According to many baseball handicappers, this is game is an important preview of what we will see in the future. This is because both teams will probably face off each other this year when they fight for the AL Championship.
However, the Yankees are dealing with many injuries in the outfield which will be a problem for this matchup. Therefore, we predict the Chicago White Sox will win the game with a final score of 5-4.