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Chicago White Sox vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds
Philadelphia's pitching staff and batting order hope to create an unwelcoming environment in interleague play on Saturday when the Chicago White Sox pay a visit to Citizens Bank Park.
John Danks, with a record of 2-6 on the season, gets the ball for the White Sox, while the Phillies trot Jonathan Pettibone to the mound in this one. He is 5-3 so far in 2013.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 12-rated White Sox taking on the National League's No. 11-rated Phillies in this contest.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Philadelphia and its National League No. 12-rated batting order, averaging 3.9 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 15 lineup of the White Sox at 3.8 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Chicago owns the American League's No. 9-rated road mark, allowing 4.5 runs per game on the highway. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 7 in scoring at home.
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-5
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few White Sox at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chi White Sox's last 12 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox at Philadelphia, Saturday, July 13