Astros vs White Sox Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Monday, August 15

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The Chicago White Sox (59-56) will host the Houston Astros (75-41), Monday at 8:10 PM ET, with both teams on winning streaks — three and four straight, respectively. The starting pitchers are Jose Urquidy (11-4) for the Astros, and Johnny Cueto (4-5) for the White Sox.

Despite playing away from home the Astros are at -129 to win, compared to the White Sox at +109. The contest has a total set at 8.5.

Astros vs. White Sox Odds

Run Line

Houston Astros (-1.5)

Moneyline

Astros (-129)

Total

8.5 Runs (Over: -108, Under: -113)

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When, Where, at What Time is Astros vs. White Sox

  • Game Day: Monday, August 15, 2022
  • Game Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Stadium: Guaranteed Rate Field

Astros Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Jason Castro 60 Day Injury List Knee
Michael Brantley 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Josh James 60 Day Injury List Back
Blake Taylor 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Ryan Pressly Day-to-day Neck

White Sox Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Tim Anderson 10 Day Injury List Hand
Aaron Bummer 15 Day Injury List Back
Kyle Crick 15 Day Injury List Elbow
Vince Velásquez 15 Day Injury List Finger
Danny Mendick 60 Day Injury List Knee
Jonathan Stiever 60 Day Injury List Back
Garrett Crochet 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Luis Robert Day-to-day Wrist
Joe Kelly Day-to-day Illness

Last Time Out: Astros and White Sox

The Astros won their last contest versus the Athletics by a 6-3 score yesterday, with Cristian Javier picking up the win pitching throwing six innings without giving up an earned run on one hit, while striking out six. Alex Bregman went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and three RBI to lead them offensively.

The White Sox took down the Tigers 5-3 yesterday. A.J. Pollock led the way offensively after going 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and an RBI, and Lance Lynn got the win, pitching six innings, giving up two earned runs on five hits while striking out seven.

Betting Trends

Astros Betting Records and Team Stats

The Astros have won 68, or 68%, of the 100 games they’ve played as favorites this season. Houston is 58-29 this season when entering a game favored by -129 or more on the moneyline. Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Astros have a 56.3% chance to win. Games involving Houston have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 44 of 116 chances this season. The Astros have an ATS record of 61-55-0 in 116 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Yordan Alvarez 98 .298 (18) .402 (3) .626 (2) 7.6% (3) 19.4% (70) 14.5% (6)
Alex Bregman 112 .258 (69) .367 (19) .448 (49) 3.4% (58) 12.3% (12) 13.6% (8)
Kyle Tucker 108 .249 (91) .334 (68) .467 (32) 4.9% (20) 15.7% (35) 11.4% (27)
Jose Altuve 99 .278 (38) .367 (19) .500 (15) 4.4% (32) 14.3% (20) 10.7% (38)
Yuli Gurriel 105 .243 (99) .290 (130) .381 (114) 1.7% (117) 12.4% (14) 5.1% (135)

White Sox Betting Records and Team Stats

The White Sox have been victorious in 18, or 45%, of the 40 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season. This year, Chicago has won 12 of 28 games when listed as at least +109 or worse on the moneyline. The White Sox have an implied victory probability of 47.8% according to the moneyline set for this matchup. Chicago and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 51 of their 115 opportunities. The White Sox have an against the spread record of 52-63-0 in 115 games with a line this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
José Abreu 113 .300 (13) .376 (12) .462 (37) 2.9% (82) 16.1% (42) 10.0% (46)
Andrew Vaughn 92 .300 (13) .349 (40) .471 (31) 3.3% (61) 15.4% (32) 5.6% (130)
Luis Robert 82 .301 (-) .336 (-) .454 (-) 3.4% (-) 18.4% (-) 4.2% (-)
A.J. Pollock 94 .243 (-) .293 (-) .377 (-) 2.0% (-) 19.5% (-) 6.6% (-)
Josh Harrison 86 .246 (-) .313 (-) .379 (-) 2.0% (-) 16.3% (-) 5.7% (-)

Astros vs. White Sox Picks and Predictions

We pick that the Astros will pick up the victory in this game, and they’re our choice on the moneyline (-129). If you’re looking for a pick on the over/under, we predict the final scoring winding up under the total (8.5 runs).

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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