Cleveland Indians Host Chicago White Sox in MLB Baseball Betting Action

Chicago White Sox

vs

Cleveland Indians
Friday, September 05, 2014 7:05 PM ET
Progressive Field

The Cleveland Indians get a visit from the Chicago White Sox in MLB baseball betting action on Friday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

T.J. House gets the call for the Cleveland Indians and he will try to build on a 2-3 mark. In the other dugout, Chris Sale brings a 11-3 ledger to the game for the Chicago White Sox as he tries to quiet the Indians bats.

Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Cleveland Indians as 101 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.

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Computer Prediction: Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Indians to win this game 4.5-3.8. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Cleveland Indians bring a 70-67 record to the battle against the 63-76 White Sox. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cleveland vs Chicago injuries news.

The Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox odds would favor the Indians if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Cleveland is rated No. 8 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Chicago is at No. 29.

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How Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Cleveland Indians and its No. 9-rated batting order, averaging 4.28 runs per nine innings, against the No. 10 lineup of the Chicago White Sox at 4.22 runs per outing.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Cleveland has the No. 19-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the White Sox own the No. 28 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Chicago lost its last outing, a 11-4 result against the Twins on September 3. Bettors who backed the Twins at -110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Chicago suffered a 11-4 loss against Minnesota on Wednesday, as John Danks wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Target Field.

Cleveland lost its last outing, a 11-4 result against the Tigers on September 4. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -127 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Cleveland lost in extra innings against the Tigers on Thursday as Detroit edged them 11-4 at Progressive Field.

Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Betting Odds Trends

Chi White Sox is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games
Chi White Sox is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games on the road
Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cleveland
Cleveland is 1-3 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Cleveland's last 22 games
Cleveland is 1-3 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cleveland's last 12 games at home

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