Eloy Jimenez Aims to Bounce Back as White Sox Face Nationals

The Chicago White Sox face the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, with Eloy Jimenez looking to rebound from a hitless game. The matchup features a pitching duel between Erick Fedde and Mitchell Parker, with the Nationals slight favorites.

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Eloy Jimenez Aims to Bounce Back as White Sox Face Nationals

Eloy Jimenez Aims to Bounce Back as White Sox Face Nationals

The Chicago White Sox are set to face the Washington Nationals on Tuesday at 8:10 PM ET, with Eloy Jimenez looking to rebound from a hitless game. Jimenez will bat cleanup, while Gavin Sheets hits third in the white, eighth lineup. The White Sox's implied total for the game is 4.00, ranking 17th in the majors according to numberFire's MLB Heat Map.

Nationals starter Mitchell Parker will take the mound, bringing a 2-1 record, 2.67 ERA, and 1.07 WHIP into the white, vs, nationals, point, spread, betting, tren matchup. The Nationals have been inconsistent this season with a 19-20 record, while the White Sox are competing for the title of worst team in MLB at 12-26.

For the White Sox, Erick Fedde gets the start, sporting a 3-0 record, 3.00 ERA, and 1.16 WHIP. The White Sox have covered the spread in all seven games started by Fedde this season. The Nationals are 4-1-0 against the spread in Parker's five starts with a set spread and have been the underdog on the moneyline in five of his starts, going 3-2 in those games.

Despite their struggles, the White Sox have some standout performers on offense, including Gavin Sheets, Paul DeJong, Andrew Vaughn, and Andrew Benintendi. The Nationals counter with Jesse Winker, CJ Abrams, Joey Meneses, and Luis Garcia Jr. leading an nationals, vs, white, pick offense.

numberFire's models project Eloy Jimenez for 11.0 FanDuel points on Tuesday and predict a 51.2% chance of a White Sox victory. The Nationals are slight favorites with a -108 moneyline and -1.5 (+146) spread, while the White Sox are at -108 on the moneyline and +1.5 (-178) against the spread. The over/under is set at 8.5 runs.

The game is shaping up to be a pitching duel between Fedde and Parker. While the Nationals have the edge on offense, the White Sox have been playing better as of late. Fans looking to bet on the game can find odds on FanDuel Sportsbook, with a promotion offering $150 in bonus bets for new users placing their first $5 wager.

Key Takeaways

  • White Sox face Nationals on Tuesday at 8:10 PM ET with Eloy Jimenez batting cleanup.
  • Nationals' Mitchell Parker starts with 2-1 record, 2.67 ERA, and 1.07 WHIP.
  • White Sox's Erick Fedde starts with 3-0 record, 3.00 ERA, and 1.16 WHIP.
  • Nationals are slight favorites with -108 moneyline and -1.5 (+146) spread.
  • numberFire's models predict 51.2% chance of White Sox victory and 11.0 FanDuel points for Eloy Jimenez.