|MLB Orioles vs. White Sox Picks & Predictions for August 18, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 18 August 2014 13:33|
Orioles vs. White Sox Free Pick
CHICAGO, IL (ATS Consultants) – Bettors should see a great pitching matchup tonight in Chicago when the White Sox host the Orioles at 8:10PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the White Sox are -148 money line favorites over the Orioles, who are +136 money line road dogs. The total for tonight’s game is currently sitting at 7 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The White Sox opened as -169 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -148 at most online and Vegas sports books, while the Orioles’ odds have gone from +156 down to +136. The total, meanwhile, opened at 7 and that’s where it currently sits.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The White Sox will throw ace Chris Sale, who is 10-2 with a 2.01 ERA, while the Orioles will counter with Bud Norris, who is 10-7 with a 3.75 ERA. Chicago is 59-65 on the year and 31-29 at home, while Baltimore is 70-52 overall and 36-26 on the road.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest MLB trends, the under is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Chicago and 12-3-2 in the last 17 meetings overall. The under is also 12-2 in the Orioles’ last 14 road games, 5-1 in their last six road games as an underdog of between +110 to +150, and 16-5 in their last 21 games as an underdog. On the other side, the under is 4-1 in Sales’ last five starts as a favorite, 4-1 in his last five starts overall and 7-3 in his last 10 home starts.
MLB FREE PICK: WHITE SOX/ORIOLES UNDER 7