Chicago White Sox take on Angels in baseball test
Chicago White Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Los Angeles and Chicago on Saturday, with the host Angels trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The match puts starter Hector Santiago for the White Sox on the hill facing Joe Blanton for the Angels. Santiago brings a 1-1 mark to the game, while Blanton is 0-7 to date on the season.
The visitors were +-143 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 9 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
This game matches up the No. 12 (Angels) and the No. 11 (White Sox) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 12-rated American League offense, averaging 4.1 runs per game, against a White Sox defense that ranks No. 3 in the American League at 3.8 in runs allowed per game. The Angels have averaged 8.8 hits per game so far, more than White Sox batters have averaged on the year (8 hits per game).
Chicago brings the American League's No. 3-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Angels' league No. 14-ranked defense.
Chicago won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Angels on May 17. Bettors who backed the White Sox at +108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Chicago hopes solid pitching and defense that led to their last victory - a 12-strikeout performance from Chris Sale - will prevail again after their 3-0 victory against Los Angeles at Angel Stadium.
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing LA Angels are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few White Sox at Angels trends to consider:
Chi White Sox are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
Chi White Sox are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels' last 7 games when playing Chi White Sox
LA Angels are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 8 of LA Angels' last 12 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox at LA Angels, Sunday, May 19