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Detroit Tigers vs Chicago White Sox Odds
Chicago will try to be nasty hosts on Wednesday when the Detroit Tigers pay a visit to U.S. Cellular Field.
The match puts starter Max Scherzer for the Tigers on the hill facing Gavin Floyd for the White Sox. Scherzer brings a 15-6 mark to the game, while Floyd is 9-9 to date on the season.
Baseball odds makers opened the White Sox as +115 moneyline underdogs in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 8.5.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 2-rated Tigers taking on the American League's No. 7-rated White Sox in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Chicago has the American League's No. 5-rated offensive output, at 8.8 hits per game. The Tigers average 9 hits per game, good for No. 6 on the American League list.
Chicago owns the American League's No. 6 defense, allowing 4.2 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Detroit's American League No. 5-rated defense.
The Tigers were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -107 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. Detroit looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the White Sox, a 5-3 final on Tuesday in support of Doug Fister at U.S. Cellular Field.
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
A few Tigers at White Sox trends to consider:
Detroit is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games on the road
Detroit is 14-7 SU in their last 21 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games at home
Chi White Sox are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games
Chi White Sox are 7-14 SU in their last 21 games when playing at home against Detroit
Chi White Sox are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games when playing Detroit
Detroit at Chi White Sox, Thursday, September 13