Chicago White Sox vs Chicago Cubs Betting Preview
Chicago Cubs vs Chicago White Sox Odds
Chicago's pitching staff and batting order hope to create an unwelcoming environment in interleague play on Wednesday when the Chicago Cubs pay a visit to U.S. Cellular Field.
Gavin Floyd gets the call for the Chicago White Sox and he will try to build on a 4-7 mark. In the other dugout, Randy Wells brings a 0-1 ledger to the game for the Cubs as he tries to quiet the White Sox bats.
The White Sox were listed as -175 moneyline favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 10 earlier on Monday.
This game puts the White Sox, most recently No. 8 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Cubs, who rate a National League No. 15 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cubs rank No. 11 in the National League at 8.3 hits per game. That compares with Chicago’s No. 8 ranking in that category.
Chicago owns the American League's No. 6 defense, allowing 4.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Chicago's National League No. 13-rated defense.
Chicago was a 2-1 winner in its last match on the road against the White Sox. They won as +190 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Cubs enjoyed a 2-1 victory at the expense of the White Sox on Tuesday, with Travis Wood throwing 6 innings of 4-hit ball at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago Cubs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 9-1
After playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Cubs at White Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi Cubs' last 10 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Chi Cubs' last 22 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 10 games when playing Chi Cubs
Chi White Sox are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Chi White Sox's last 22 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs at Arizona, Friday, June 22
Chi White Sox home to Milwaukee, Friday, June 22