On Friday, March 31, Yordan Alvarez's Houston Astros (0-1) host Elvis Andrus' Chicago White Sox (1-0) in an early-season matchup at Minute Maid Park. The first pitch will be thrown at 8:10 PM ET.

Bookmakers list the Astros as -160 favorites on the moneyline, while giving the underdog White Sox +130 moneyline odds. An 8-run over/under is listed for this matchup.

Astros vs. White Sox Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Friday, March 31, 2023
  • Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • TV: MLB Network
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Venue: Minute Maid Park
  • Probable Pitchers: Cristian Javier - HOU (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Lance Lynn - CHW (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

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Astros vs. White Sox Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Check out the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup on multiple sportsbooks.

Astros Moneyline White Sox Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -165 +140 - 8 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -160 +130 - 8 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -159 +135 - - Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -155 +135 Astros (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

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Astros vs. White Sox Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Astros won 103, or 69.1%, of the 149 games they played as favorites last season.
  • The Astros had a record of 62-30, a 67.4% win rate, when they were favored by -160 or more by oddsmakers last season.
  • The oddsmakers' moneyline implies a 61.5% chance of a victory for Houston.
  • The Astros averaged 1.4 homers per home game last season (116 total at home).
  • Houston had a .448 slugging percentage and averaged 3.2 extra-base hits per game at home.
  • The White Sox were underdogs in 54 games last season and came away with the win 24 times (44.4%) in those contests.
  • Last year, the White Sox won nine of 19 games when listed as at least +130 on the moneyline.
  • Chicago averaged 0.9 homers per game when playing away from home last season (72 total in road outings).
  • The White Sox slugged .391 with 2.8 extra-base hits per game in road contests.

Astros vs. White Sox Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
José Abreu 0.5 (-227) 1.5 (+135) 0.5 (+550) 0.5 (+175)
Alex Bregman 0.5 (-208) 1.5 (+135) 0.5 (+475) 0.5 (+200)
Yordan Alvarez 0.5 (-208) 1.5 (-110) 0.5 (+260) 0.5 (+140)
Mauricio Dubon 0.5 (-120) 0.5 (-120) 0.5 (+1050) 0.5 (+360)
Martín Maldonado 0.5 (+120) 0.5 (+120) 0.5 (+825) 0.5 (+340)

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Astros Futures Odds

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