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Pick on the Total of Dodgers-White Sox for Thursday

VSiN’s Greg Peterson goes over the best betting options for Thursday’s matchup between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Chicago White Sox David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Dodgers own the league’s best road winning percentage at .655 (19-10) and will look to take another road series on Thursday in Chicago in the third game of their set vs. the White Sox.

Los Angeles Dodgers (-125, 8.5) vs. Chicago White Sox

The Dodgers turn to Tyler Anderson, who has a 2.59 ERA and a 7-0 record but has been at his best on the road, where he’s posted a 1.63 ERA and opponents are hitting .200 off of him. Overall, Anderson is also issuing just one walk per nine innings.

The Dodgers have one of the game’s best bullpens behind him, boasting the second-best bullpen ERA in the National League. The team as a whole has a 2.23 road ERA — no other MLB team has a road ERA below 3.00.

The White Sox counter with Dylan Cease, who’s 12.5 strikeouts per nine innings rate leads qualifying American League pitchers. He also has a 3.39 ERA with just five home runs allowed in 11 starts in 2022.

The White Sox are without their leader in batting average, Tim Anderson. They’re also 29th in baseball in home OPS and are hitting .215 at home, which is 28th in the league.

The Dodgers have allowed four runs or fewer in 12 straight road games, a streak that will continue for a team that has seen the over hit in just nine of their 2022 road games.

The Play: Dodgers vs. White Sox Under 8.5

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