Will the White Sox and Rockies play under the betting total tonight at 9:10PM ET?
The Matchup: White Sox vs. Rockies, 9:10PM ET, Coors Field
Chicago enters play having split over its last 10 games, is 37-48 on the year and 18-30 on the road. Colorado, meanwhile, has lost six of 10 overall, is 51-38 on the year, and 25-17 at home.
According to oddsmakers, the Rockies are -138 money line favorites to win tonight at home. That makes the White Sox +128 money line underdogs to pull off the upset. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 11 but has been bet down a half-run to 10.5.
The Pitching Matchup: Jose Quintana (CHW) vs. Jeff Hoffman (COL)
Quintana hasn’t posted his usual stellar numbers in 2017. He’s 4-8 with a 4.45 ERA and is coming off a rough outing versus the Rangers. In that start, Quintana allowed five runs on six hits over just 4 1/3 innings pitched. He struck out five but walked two and allowed a homer.
On the other side, Hoffman is 5-1 on the year and owns a 4.01 ERA. He earned the win in his last start, a 5-3 victory over the Reds at home. In that performance, Hoffman allowed three runs on four hits over seven innings pitched. He struck out four and overcame three walks and two home runs to pick up the victory.
The under is 35-17-1 in Quintana’s last 53 road starts and has hit in 11 of his last 16 outings overall. The under is also 8-1-1 in the Rockies’ last 10 games and 5-1-1 in their last seven games coming off a win. Furthermore, the under is 5-1-1 in the Rockies’ last seven home games versus an opponent with a road winning percentage of less than .400.
Saturday MLB Prediction: White Sox/Rockies under 10.5