Twins vs. White Sox Player Props | Byron Buxton | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 14, 2022 1:38 PM

The Chicago White Sox visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 7:40pm ET on Thursday July 14th. The Chicago White Sox are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Minnesota Twins player Byron Buxton as the Twins face the Chicago White Sox in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Twins and White Sox, the Twins won four times and the White Sox won once. Their most recent matchup on July 6, 2022 ended 9-8 with the Chicago White Sox taking the win.

Byron Buxton Season Stats

  • Games Played: 69 | Home Runs: 23 | RBI: 43 | Runs: 48 | Batting Average: .208 | OBP: .286 | SLG: .531 | OPS: .817.
  • Buxton’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Chicago White Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.28 less than than his season average of 0.78.
  • Buxton’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Chicago White Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.20 less than than his season average of 0.70.
  • Buxton’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Chicago White Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.12 less than than his season average of 0.62.
  • Buxton’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Chicago White Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.17 more than than his season average of 0.33.

Byron Buxton Stats vs. Chicago

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
23 4 9 6 .304 .385 .870 1.255

Byron Buxton Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Byron Buxton 69 23 43 48 .208 .286 .531 .817
Jorge Polanco 71 13 45 40 .243 .344 .430 .774
Carlos Correa 66 10 31 37 .280 .358 .449 .807

The The Chicago White Sox are 3-2 in their last five games, while the Minnesota Twins are heading into this matchup with a record of 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Twins’ 49-41 record in 2022 puts them in 1st place in the AL Central with a 22-16 division record and 4th place in the American League with a 45-35 league record.

The Chicago White Sox are 43-45, sitting in 3rd place in the AL Central with a 15-18 division record and 10th place in the American League with a 36-42 league record.

Chicago White Sox Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.04 11
Team Batting Avg .253 6
HR 72 26
RBI 353 18
R 374 19
OBP .308 21
SLG .377 25
OPS .685 24

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