From Chase Field in Phoenix, we have the White Sox and Diamondbacks facing off in an interleague matchup. First pitch is at 4:10 PM ET, and the Diamondbacks are the heavy favorite on the money line, with their odds sitting at -182. The money line odds for a White Sox win are at +153, and the over/under line is at 8 runs.

Chicago comes into the game with a record of 19-53 and is 5th in the AL Central, while the Diamondbacks are 3rd in the NL West with a record of 34-37. Drew Thorpe is starting for the White Sox, and the Diamondbacks are going with Jordan Montgomery.


The Pick: OVER 8 Runs

This game will be played at Chase Field at 4:10 ET on Sunday, June 16th.


  • We have the Diamondbacks winning by a score of 5 to 4
  • However, if you're looking for a run line pick, we like the White Sox to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 9 runs and like the over

Thanks to a three-run 7th inning for the White Sox' offense, they cruised to a 9-2 win over the Diamondbacks in the most recent game of this series. Heading into the game, the White Sox were at +141 on the money line.

Chicago's offense got off to a fast start in the game, scoring four runs in the 1st and adding two more in the 2nd. On the other side, the Diamondbacks got on the board with one run in the 1st and added their final run in the 5th.

Erick Fedde started for the White Sox and picked up the win, going six innings and giving up two earned runs. He finished the game with six strikeouts but did not issue a walk. Scott McGough only went 2 1/3 innings for the Diamondbacks, giving up one earned run on one hit.

White Sox Records & Stats

With a record of 19-53, the White Sox are 27 games out of the AL Central lead. So far, they have really struggled against other AL Central teams, going 5-19. Chicago is on the road today, where they are just 7-30 this year. At home, the White Sox are 12-23.

Chicago has gone 4-6 over their last 10 games and is 1-1 in their series with the Diamondbacks. This season, the White Sox are 3-0 as the favorite and 16-53 as the underdog. They have not been good in day games, going 7-23 and are 12-30 in night games.

The White Sox have been a poor run line bet overall this season, going 32-40. They have been a better bet at home, where they are 17-18 against the run line. Their average run margin is -2.1 runs per game, and they have been a good bet as the underdog, going 29-40 against the run line. They have been a good bet as the favorite, going 3-0 against the run line.

The Chicago White Sox are on the road today against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The over/under line is set at 8 runs, which is right around their combined run average of 8.3. The White Sox have gone 9-4-1 in games with an over/under line of 8 runs this season, and 40.3% of their games have had an over/under line set at 8 runs.

Getting the start on the road against the Diamondbacks is Drew Thorpe. In his first outing of the season, he went 5 innings and gave up 2 runs on 3 hits. He struck out 4 and walked 2 in a no-decision vs. the Mariners.

Chicago comes into today's game as the worst hitting team in the league, as they are batting just .219 as a team. They are also dead last in the league in on-base percentage and OPS. The White Sox are averaging just 3.1 runs per game, which is the worst mark in the league. At home, they are averaging 3.2 runs per contest.

Paul DeJong leads the White Sox in RBIs (29) and has gone deep 14 times this season, which is the 8th best mark in the league. He is batting .241 for the season. Andrew Vaughn is 2nd on the team with 28 RBIs and is batting .227. Vaughn has been swinging a hot bat of late, going 8/25 in his last six games with three homers.

Diamondbacks Records & Stats

Arizona is 34-37 overall and trails the Dodgers in the NL West by 8.5 games. The Diamondbacks are 3rd in the division and have gone 15-12 in divisional matchups. They will host the White Sox today with an overall home record of 18-18.

The Diamondbacks have gone 16-19 on the road this season. So far, they have been the favorite in 34 of their games, going 19-15 in those contests. As the underdog, Arizona is 15-22 this year. The Diamondbacks' overall series record is 8-11-3, and they are currently tied with the White Sox in their series.

Arizona has a run line record of 33-38 this season, with a run differential of -0.1 runs per game. They have been a better bet on the road, going 18-17 against the run line compared to 15-21 at home. As the favorite, they are just 13-21 against the run line, while they are 20-17 as the underdog. In their wins, they have an average run differential of +4.4 runs per game, while in their losses, they are getting outscored by an average of -4.1 runs per game.

Arizona's games have averaged a combined 9.6 runs per game this season, and the Diamondbacks have a 35-34 over/under record. When the over/under line has been set at 8 runs, they have gone 7-2-1. Overall, 69.0% of their games have had higher over/under lines than 8 runs.

Jordan Montgomery will be looking to build off his last outing, where he picked up the win vs. the Angels. In that start, he went 5 2/3 innings, giving up three earned runs, and he issued one homer. Looking back further, Montgomery had given up at least one homer in three straight starts before that outing. Montgomery's ERA for the season is 6.58, and he has a WHIP of 1.67. Opponents are batting .305 off the left-hander this season. For the year, he has made 10 starts, and his record is 4-4.

Arizona's offense has been one of the league's best this season, averaging 4.8 runs per game, which is 8th in the MLB. They are also near the top of the league in team batting average, on-base percentage, and slugging percentage. The Diamondbacks have also been a tough team to strike out, as they are 10th in the league in fewest strikeouts.

Christian Walker has been the team's top power threat this season, as his 15 home runs is 7th in the league. However, he has struggled a bit of late, going 6/27 in his last six games. Ketel Marte is batting .282 for the season and is 2nd on the team with 14 homers. Corbin Carroll has gone 9/25 in his last six games.