White Sox vs Tigers Prediction: Picks, Live Odds & Start Time – August 12, 2022

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Two squads on losing streaks — the Chicago White Sox (two in a row) and the Detroit Tigers (four straight) — meet on Friday at 7:10 PM ET, at Guaranteed Rate Field. On the hill for the White Sox will be Michael Kopech (4-8), opposed by the Tigers’ Daniel Norris (0-4).

Bookmakers have made the White Sox a decent moneyline favorite (-216) at home over the Tigers (+179). The game has an over/under of 8 runs.

White Sox vs. Tigers Odds

Run Line

Chicago White Sox (-1.5)

Moneyline

White Sox (-216)

Total

8 Runs (Over: -118, Under: -104)

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

  • Game Day: Friday, August 12, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Stadium: Guaranteed Rate Field

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

Tigers Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Austin Meadows 10 Day Injury List Achilles
Michael Pineda 15 Day Injury List Tricep
Rony Garcia 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Tarik Skubal 15 Day Injury List Arm
Jake Rogers 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Spencer Turnbull 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Kyle Funkhouser 60 Day Injury List Back
Casey Mize 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Beau Brieske 60 Day Injury List Forearm
Eduardo Rodríguez Restricted List Personal

Last Time Out: White Sox and Tigers

The White Sox lost their last game against the Royals by a 5-3 score yesterday. Yasmani Grandal went 3-for-5 with a home run and two RBI to lead them offensively. Dylan Cease picked up the loss after throwing six innings, giving up one earned run on three hits while striking out eight.

The Tigers lost to the Guardians yesterday, with Gregory Soto getting the loss while pitching one inning without giving up an earned run on one hit. Javier Baez went 2-for-5 with a home run and an RBI to pace the Tigers’ offense.

Betting Trends

White Sox Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the White Sox have won 38 out of the 72 games, or 52.8%, in which they’ve been favored. Chicago has entered three games this season favored by -216 or more and is 2-1 in those contests. The moneyline for this contest implies a 68.4% chance of a victory for the White Sox. Chicago and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 50 of their 112 opportunities. The White Sox are 49-63-0 against the spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
José Abreu 110 .298 (19) .374 (14) .463 (35) 2.9% (83) 16.1% (41) 10.0% (44)
Andrew Vaughn 89 .296 (23) .347 (43) .464 (32) 3.2% (67) 15.6% (33) 5.8% (122)
Luis Robert 81 .298 (19) .333 (70) .452 (49) 3.4% (58) 18.5% (65) 4.3% (143)
A.J. Pollock 91 .235 (-) .284 (-) .348 (-) 1.5% (-) 20.1% (-) 6.3% (-)
Josh Harrison 83 .241 (-) .309 (-) .379 (-) 2.1% (-) 16.7% (-) 5.6% (-)

Tigers Betting Records and Team Stats

The Tigers have won in 34, or 36.6%, of the 93 contests they have been named as odds-on underdogs in this year. This year, Detroit has won six of 23 games when listed as at least +179 or worse on the moneyline. The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Tigers have a 35.8% chance of walking away with the win. Detroit and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 41 of their 113 opportunities. The Tigers have an against the spread record of 52-61-0 in 113 games with a line this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Javier Báez 100 .223 (128) .266 (143) .380 (117) 2.7% (89) 24.6% (117) 4.5% (142)
Jonathan Schoop 107 .204 (145) .238 (147) .314 (140) 1.9% (109) 21.4% (90) 3.6% (146)
Harold Castro 80 .287 (-) .320 (-) .403 (-) 1.4% (-) 18.0% (-) 4.6% (-)
Jeimer Candelario 90 .204 (-) .268 (-) .350 (-) 3.0% (-) 23.8% (-) 6.2% (-)
Miguel Cabrera 94 .268 (52) .319 (91) .331 (138) 1.1% (137) 23.1% (102) 6.6% (103)

White Sox vs. Tigers Picks and Predictions

Our best pick for White Sox vs. Tigers sees the White Sox (-216 on the moneyline) as the pick to win. As for the total, we prefer the over on 8 runs.

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WRITTEN BY

Matt Rooney

Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.

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