White Sox vs. Yankees Prediction
The Sunday Night Baseball matchup will pit the White Sox against the Yankees in the Bronx after tempers flared on Saturday. Will the Yankees continue their domination of the Sox or is there a better play on the board?
Chicago White Sox (+160) at New York Yankees (-179); o/u 9
7:08 p.m. ET, Sunday, May 22, 2022
Yankee Stadium, New York, NY
Chicago White Sox DFS SPIN
José Abreu launched a three-run homer Saturday in the White Sox’ loss to the Yankees. Abreu, who has been dealing with a non-COVID upper respiratory illness of late, connected on a Nestor Cortes cutter in the third inning, lifting a majestic three-run shot into the left field seats at Yankee Stadium. It was his fourth big fly of the season and first time he’s gone deep since May 4.
New York Yankees DFS Spin
DJ LeMahieu crushed a grand slam Saturday, propelling the Yankees to a 7-5 victory over the White Sox. LeMahieu, who also reached 10 years of major-league service time Saturday, clobbered a grand slam to right field off White Sox’ starter Dallas Keuchel in the second inning. It was his third long ball of the season and lone hit in four at-bats in this one.
White Sox vs. Yankees MLB BETTING PREDICTION
The White Sox are 2-11 in their last 13 games versus the Yankees and are 16-38 in their last 54 games in the Bronx. They’re also 14-42 in their last 56 games as an underdog and have dropped seven of their last nine games during game of three of a series. The Yankees, meanwhile, are 40-12 in their last 52 games versus American League Central rivals, are 4-1 in their last five games when playing the second game of a double-header and are 37-14 in their last 51 games overall.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: NEW YORK YANKEES -179