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Athletics Vs White Sox: MLB Betting Odds & Trends – 9/8/2021

The Chicago White Sox (80-58) visit the Oakland Athletics (74-64) on Wednesday at 9:40 PM ET. Oakland’s (-160 to win) Frankie Montas starts against Chicago’s (+140) Dallas Keuchel.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of September 8, 2021, 1:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Athletics vs White Sox Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Montas (OAK) Pitcher Keuchel (CHW)
11 – 9 W/L 8 – 8
156.2 IP 139.2
3.68 ERA 5.22
1.190 WHIP 1.440
10.0 K/9 5.4
2.6 BB/9 3.1

Athletics Probable Starter Frankie Montás

  • Montas (11-9) gets the starting nod for the Athletics in his 28th start of the season. He’s put together a 3.68 ERA in 156 2/3 innings pitched, with 174 strikeouts.
  • The righty’s last appearance came on Thursday against the Tigers, when he went 6 2/3 innings, surrendering three earned runs while allowing five hits.
  • He will take the hill against a White Sox squad that is batting .253 as a unit (fifth in the MLB). They are also slugging a collective .421 (10th in the league) with 165 total home runs (19th in MLB play).
  • The Athletics have been the moneyline favorite in 17 of Montás’ starts this season, and they went 10-7 in those games.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of September 8, 2021 at 1:08 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

White Sox Stats vs Montas

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Brian Goodwin 16 .188 3 0 2 .235 .485
Andrew Vaughn 5 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Eloy Jiménez 5 .200 1 0 1 .200 .400
José Abreu 5 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Yoán Moncada 4 .750 3 0 0 .800 1.550
Cesar Hernández 4 .500 2 0 2 .500 1.250
Luis Robert 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
Seby Zavala 2 1.000 2 0 1 1.000 2.000
Danny Mendick 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Yasmani Grandal 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

White Sox Probable Starter Dallas Keuchel

  • Keuchel (8-8) will take the mound for the White Sox, his 27th start of the season.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Saturday, when he gave up five earned runs and allowed seven hits in three innings against the Royals.
  • The Athletics have scored 620 runs this season, which ranks 16th in MLB. They are batting .236 for the campaign with 173 home runs, 13th in the league.
  • When he is the starting pitcher, Chicago has a record of 4-6 this season when they are the underdog on the moneyline.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of September 8, 2021 at 1:08 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Athletics Stats vs Keuchel

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Elvis Andrus 73 .219 16 0 6 .256 .516
Jed Lowrie 57 .281 16 0 4 .293 .626
Khris Davis 30 .133 4 2 5 .212 .612
Yan Gomes 28 .321 9 1 1 .387 .887
Mark Canha 24 .292 7 1 5 .346 .763
Chad Pinder 23 .217 5 1 2 .250 .641
Matt Olson 19 .158 3 0 2 .200 .411
Matt Chapman 17 .412 7 3 4 .444 1.503
Starling Marte 9 .333 3 1 0 .333 1.000
Sean Murphy 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 2.000

Athletics Betting Trends

  • The Athletics average 4.1 runs per home game compared to 4.9 per contest on the road.
  • The Athletics are the 16th-highest scoring team in MLB play averaging 4.5 runs per game (620 total).
  • The Athletics have won 51 of the 89 games they were listed as the moneyline favorite this season (57.3%).
  • Oakland has an 18-11 record (winning 62.1% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline favorite of -160 or shorter.
  • Oakland has had an over/under set by oddsmakers 135 times, and has combined with opponents to go over the total in 63 of those games (63-67-5).
  • Oakland has a 3-2 record from the five games it was moneyline favorites over its last 10 matchups.

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White Sox Betting Trends

  • The White Sox have scored 686 runs this season, which ranks seventh in MLB.
  • They’ve scored 4.9 runs per game this season on the road while averaging 5.1 at home.
  • This season, the White Sox have won 11 out of the 31 games, or 35.5%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
  • Chicago has played as an underdog of +140 or more once this season and lost that game.
  • Chicago and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 61 of their 136 opportunities.
  • Chicago has been the underdog once in the past 10 games and won that contest.

Athletics Players to Watch

  • Matt Olson paces the Athletics in home runs (32) and runs batted in (90).
  • Olson ranks ninth in HR (32), 11th in RBI (90), 24th in OBP (.362), and 10th in SLG (.541) among the qualified hitters in MLB play.
  • Jed Lowrie has 25 doubles, 14 home runs and 46 walks while hitting .251.
  • Among qualifying hitters in MLB play, Lowrie’s SLG and OBP are not among league leaders.

Athletics Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Matt Olson 477 .273 88 32 90 .362 .903
Matt Chapman 468 .222 69 24 67 .321 .738
Elvis Andrus 449 .227 49 3 30 .269 .572
Mark Canha 437 .238 81 16 53 .365 .777
Jed Lowrie 430 .251 53 14 67 .325 .732
Sean Murphy 352 .216 41 16 57 .309 .727
Josh Harrison 320 .294 39 6 38 .366 .800
Yan Gomes 295 .258 39 12 48 .290 .724
Tony Kemp 266 .259 40 6 27 .368 .766
Starling Marte 233 .305 52 7 25 .401 .852

White Sox Players to Watch

  • Jose Abreu leads Chicago in home runs with 28 and runs batted in with 103.
  • Abreu’s 28 HR rank 18th, and his 103 RBI rank first among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Yoan Moncada is batting .265 with an OBP of .372 and a slugging percentage of .400 this season.
  • Moncada ranks 14th in OBP among qualified hitters in the majors.

White Sox Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
José Abreu 490 .263 79 28 103 .345 .841
Yoán Moncada 445 .265 61 11 54 .372 .772
Andrew Vaughn 388 .242 54 15 45 .317 .729
César Hernández 376 .231 60 18 47 .307 .738
Leury García 337 .261 48 3 46 .335 .691
Brian Goodwin 212 .231 31 8 28 .322 .723
Yasmani Grandal 206 .228 51 19 54 .418 .947
Luis Robert 191 .340 31 7 22 .374 .913
Danny Mendick 160 .225 14 2 20 .309 .603
Eloy Jiménez 134 .269 18 8 30 .327 .820

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