White Sox vs. Twins MLB Prediction

White Sox vs. Twins, 8/10/21 MLB Betting Predictions & DFS Notes

The White Sox hammered the Twins 10-1 in their series opener versus Minnesota at Target Field but will Chicago make it two in a row versus its American League Central rival? First pitch is set for 8:10 p.m. ET.

Game Snapshot

973 Chicago White Sox (-143) at 974 Minnesota Twins (+132); o/u 10.5

8:10 p.m. ET, Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Target Field, Minneapolis, MN

Chicago White Sox DFS SPIN

Eloy Jimenez homered twice to drive in five runs Monday as the White Sox crushed the Twins 11-1. The homers came in the first two innings off Beau Burrows. He had a chance for a truly monster game at that point, but the rest of his night included a 107-mph groundout, a walk and a strikeout. Jimenez has five homers, four doubles and 14 RBI in 10 games since returning a torn pectoral muscle that has obviously sapped from him a great deal of strength.

Minnesota Twins DFS Spin

Brent Rooker struck out all four times up Monday in the loss to the White Sox. Rooker is 5-for-43 with no homers and one RBI in his last 10 games. In spite of that, the Twins are not only playing him regularly as a DH, but they're batting him second. Perhaps they should give some of his playing time to their catcher duo. Neither Mitch Garver nor Ryan Jeffers is logging any time at DH of late, even though both have offered more productive bats than Rooker has shown.

White Sox vs. Twins Betting Prediction

The White Sox are 13-4 in their last 17 games versus the Twins, are 5-1 in their last six road games versus a right-handed starter and are 5-2 in their last seven games overall. On the other side, the Twins are 1-4 in their last five home games, are 2-8 in their last 10 home games versus a left-handed starter and are 1-7 in their last eight games versus a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30.

MLB BETTING PREDICTION: CHICAGO WHITE SOX -143

Loading...

MLB Headlines

MLB Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Red Sox vs. Astros ALCS Game 1 Pick Game 1 of the ALCS is set for 8:07 p.m. ET on Friday when the Astros host the Red Sox on FOX. With Chris Sale set to oppose Framber Valdez, which side has the edge...
Thumbnail Dodgers vs. Giants Game 5 Prediction It all comes down to Thursday night in San Francisco when the Giants host their bitter rivals the Dodgers for Game 5 of the NLDS at 9:07 p.m. ET. Which team will...
Thumbnail Giants vs. Dodgers Game 4 Prediction The Giants are on the verge of eliminating the Dodgers and punching their ticket to the NLCS following their 1-0 win in Game 3 of the NLDS on Monday night. Is San...
Thumbnail Brewers vs. Braves Game 4 Prediction The Braves can eliminate the Brewers in Game 4 of the NLDS at 5:15 p.m. ET on Tuesday. With Charlie Morton set to face the Brewers for a second time in this...
Thumbnail Astros vs. White Sox Game 4 Prediction The White Sox staved off elimination by breaking out the bats last night in their rout of the Astros in Game 3. Will Chicago now even its series with Houston...