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Miami Marlins vs Chicago White Sox Odds
Inter-league play resumes on Sunday as the White Sox take on the Marlins at U.S. Cellular Field in a key battle on the odds menu.
The White Sox will rely on Dylan Axelrod to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Alejandro Sanabia will be his counterpart for the Marlins. Dylan Axelrod is 2-3 this season, and Alejandro Sanabia is 3-6.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Marlins listed as underdogs of +-189 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for updates at 5Dimes.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the White Sox rated this week at No. 11 and the Marlins sitting at No. 15.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Chicago owns the No. 15 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.1 per game. By contrast, the Marlins are rated No. 15 in the same category at 7.3 per game.
Defensively, Miami features the National League's No. 10-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.5 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 15 in the American League at home, scoring 3.4 runs per game.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at -210 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Miami looks to rebound from a loss to the White Sox, who beat them 2-1 on Saturday behind a start from Jake Peavy at U.S. Cellular Field.
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 2-8
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 1-9
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Marlins at White Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games
Miami is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Miami is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Miami is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games
Chi White Sox are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Miami
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Miami
Miami at Tampa Bay, Monday, May 27
Chi White Sox home to Chi Cubs, Monday, May 27