The Chicago White Sox and the Seattle Mariners will meet for the start of their series tonight from Chicago. All MLB odds can be found at Bovada sportsbook.
The White Sox are one of the biggest surprises in baseball and have shown no signs of slowing down as of late. They have a 1.5 game lead in their division and are 35-26 at home on the season. Tonight the White Sox will start Jake Peavy who has pitched well this season but has dropped his last two decisions. In 168 innings of work Peavy is pitching to a 3.11 ERA.
The Mariners are one of the hottest teams in baseball and have one their last eight games in a row and 9 of the last 10. They are continuing to play hard despite struggling overall this season. They will send Jason Vargas to the mound tonight was pitching to 3.53 ERA.
Chicago is 4-1 in their last five games following a win, 19-7 in their last 26 home games, and 3-9 in Peavy’s last 12 starts. Seattle is 10-1 in their last 11 games overall, 14-3 in their last 17 games following a win, and 4-1 in Vargas’ last eight road starts. Seattle is 5-21 in the last 26 meetings of these two.
Peavy might not have the wins and losses to show for it but he is pitched well all season. We like Chicago as a moneyline favorite in this game but first read online sportsbook reviews.