Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 5/7/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 5/7/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

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The Chicago White Sox (16-13) will challenge the Kansas City Royals (16-14) in the AL Central three-game set competition at the Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City on Friday, May 7, 2021, at 8:10 PM ET. Chicago split the quick two-game set against the Cleveland Indians this week. The White Sox started with a 9-0 shutout win on Tuesday while the Indians bounced back with a 1-0 win on Wednesday. Shortstop Tim Anderson and Second Baseman Nick Madrigal posted one hit each while Catcher Yasmani Grandal had three walks in the losing effort. The pitching staff recorded a total of 5 hits while granting seven walks with five strikeouts for the Sox in the loss.

Chicago’s 28-year-old lefty Carlos Rodon will be climbing up the pitcher’s rubber to start Game 1 against the Royals on Friday. The southpaw starter is 4-0 with a 0.72 ERA and 36 strikeouts this season. In his pro baseball career pitching versus Kansas City, the left-handed thrower is 2-3 with a 3.69 ERA and 38 strikeouts. Carlos Rodon pitched the 20th no-hitter in White Sox history against the Cleveland Indians. Chicago is 36-16 in its last 52 matches as a favorite and 22-9 in its last 31 outings as a road favorite while the OVER is 7-3 in its last 10 contests on the road versus a team with a winning record.

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Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Predictions 5/7/2021

In the Royals camp, the team lost six of their last seven contests including their recent 0-4 shutout loss to the Cleveland Indians on Thursday. Kansas City lost the series against the Indians by a sweep at 0-4 (win/loss). Second Baseman Whit Merrifield, Left Fielder Andrew Benintendi, Catcher Salvador Perez, and Right Fielder Jorge Soler acquired one hit each in the losing effort. Starter Danny Duffy led the pitching staff with eight hits, three earned, one walk, and six strikeouts in 5.2 innings pitched.

The Royals will be appointing the 25-year-old righty Brad Keller to take the starting role against the White Sox on Friday. The right-handed thrower is 2-3 with an 8.06 ERA and 16 strikeouts on the season. In his major league career facing Chicago, Keller is 4-4 with a 3.62 ERA and 48 strikeouts. Kansas City is 1-5 in its last 6 outings at home and 0-4 in its last 4 matches overall while the OVER is 5-0 in its last 5 contests as the underdog.

Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals. The MLB Pick for this game is Chicago -161. The White Sox has a solid game this season with eight wins out of 11 outings on the year. Chicago’s ace pitcher Carlos Rodon will take his post on the bump and the southpaw thrower will have an excellent start for the White Sox with a 4-0 record and a 0.72 ERA. Rodon also recorded an 8-0 no-hitter victory over the Tribe on April 14. Kansas City struggled with a five-game losing streak and a 0-4 shutout loss in their recent duel with the Indians. Final score prediction, Chicago White Sox will win at 5-2.

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Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals 5/7/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 8:10 PM ET

Location: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri

Date: Friday, May 7, 2021

TV: NBCSCH, Bally Sports Kansas City

MLB Odds: Chicago White Sox -160

MLB Totals: 8.5

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