Predictions for Cubs vs. White Sox: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 5

Wednesday’s game features the Chicago Cubs (30-31) and the Chicago White Sox (15-46) squaring off at Wrigley Field (on June 5) at 8:05 PM. This matchup, according to our computer prediction, will result in a 5-4 win for the Cubs.

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Cubs vs. White Sox Matchup Info

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Cubs vs. White Sox Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Cubs 5, White Sox 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Cubs vs. White Sox Betting Lines

Cubs vs White Sox Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Cubs -200 +164 9 -122 +102

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Cubs Betting Insights

  • The Cubs have been favorites in 24 games this season and have come away with the win 13 times (54.2%) in those contests.
  • The Cubs have yet to lose in five games when named as at least a -200 moneyline favorite.
  • The Cubs and their opponents have hit the over in 28 of their 61 games with a total this season.
  • The Cubs had a 3-5 record in the eight games they were favored on the moneyline over their last 15 matchups.
  • In their past 15 outings (all had set totals), the Cubs combined with their opponents to go over the run total eight times.

White Sox Betting Insights

  • The White Sox have won 13 of the 59 games they were listed as the moneyline underdog this season (22%).
  • The White Sox have gone 3-22 when playing as a moneyline underdog with odds of +164 or longer (12%).
  • The White Sox have played in 61 games with an over/under set, and have combined with their opponents to go over the total 28 times (28-30-3).
  • The White Sox have played as underdogs in 15 of their past 15 games and won one of those contests.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, the White Sox and their opponents are 9-4-2 in their past 15 games with a total.

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Cubs vs. White Sox Probable Pitchers

Cubs’ Starting Pitcher: Jameson Taillon

  • The 32-year-old has pitched to a 2.84 ERA this season with 5.9 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 2.4 walks per nine across eight games.
  • When Jameson Taillon starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 2-1.
  • Taillon’s team has a 4-4 record in his starts this season.
  • Out of Taillon’s eight starts with a total this season, four have hit the over.

White Sox’s Starting Pitcher: Erick Fedde

  • The 31-year-old has an ERA of 3.12, with 8.6 strikeouts per nine innings in 12 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .227 batting average against him.
  • The White Sox are 5-7 in Fedde’s 12 starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.
  • Fedde’s team has won five of his 12 starts.
  • Erick Fedde has had 12 starts with a total this season, and the teams combined to hit the over in five of those matchups.

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Cubs’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 30-31
Home 17-13
Road 13-18
One-Run Games 11-12
Scoring 5+ Runs 20-6

White Sox’s 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 15-46
Home 10-21
Road 5-25
One-Run Games 5-11
Scoring 5+ Runs 7-10

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