Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Preview
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at U.S. Cellular Field on Wednesday as host Chicago battles the Cleveland Indians in baseball odds action.
Zach McAllister gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Indians on this day; he's 1-2 on the season. The White Sox, meanwhile, will counter with Jose Quintana, who will be looking to improve on his 1-0 mark.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 8-rated Indians taking on the American League's No. 9-rated White Sox in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Chicago's American League No. 14-ranked scoring average of 3.3 runs per game, against a Indians offense rated No. 5 and scoring 4.6 runs per game in the league. The White Sox have averaged 7.6 hits per game to date this season, less than the Indians hitters have managed (8.6 per nine innings).
Defensively, Cleveland features the American League's No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.8 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 13 in the American League at home, scoring 3.1 runs per game.
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 3-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Indians at White Sox trends to consider:
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Cleveland's last 14 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Chi White Sox's last 14 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Cleveland
Cleveland at Kansas City, Friday, April 26
Chi White Sox home to Tampa Bay, Thursday, April 25