The Oakland Athletics are 7-2 in Sonny Gray’s last nine starts on the road as he takes the bump for the team on Monday night when they visit the Chicago White Sox.
The righthander has posted an 8-3 record with a 1.72 ERA while allowing opponents to hit just .203 when in visiting ballparks this season. However, the A’s were swept by the White Sox in their lone series this season, with Chicago outscoring Oakland 18-12.
The White Sox are expected to counter with John Danks, who has fared well against the A’s in his career; in 12 career starts against Oakland, Danks is 7-3 while sporting a 2.40 ERA.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Chicago sat as 110 underdogs earlier in the day at Bodog. The over/under total was set at 7.5, according to MyBookie.
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 5.2-3.2 win for the White Sox on Monday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Oakland Athletics vs Chicago White Sox Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
67-74 Chicago battles the Athletics, currently with a 61-82 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Oakland injuries news.
The Chicago White Sox sit at No. 14 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds – VSB
, while the Oakland Athletics sit at No. 23 on the same chart.
On offense, it’s a battle between the Chicago White Sox and its No. 26-rated batting order, averaging 3.92 runs per nine innings, against the No. 17 line up of the Oakland Athletics at 4.17 runs per outing.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Chicago has the No. 17-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Athletics own the No. 16 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Athletics endured a 12-4 loss at the hands of the Rangers on Sunday, with F Doubront throwing 4.1 innings of 7-hit ball at Globe Life Park.
Chicago didn’t plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by K Gibson in a losing cause, 7-0, against Minnesota on Sunday.
- Oakland is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
- The total has gone OVER in 14 of Oakland’s last 20 games
- Oakland is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland’s last 9 games on the road
- Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
- The total has gone OVER in 15 of Chi White Sox’s last 23 games
- Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
- Chi White Sox is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Oakland
Next Betting Matchups
Oakland at Chicago, Tuesday, September 15th