Chris Sale, Zach McAllister take mound in Indians vs White Sox tilt
Chicago White Sox vs Cleveland Indians Odds
The Cleveland Indians battle the visiting Chicago White Sox on Saturday in MLB betting action at Progressive Field.
Cleveland sends Zach McAllister out against Chris Sale for the White Sox in this game. McAllister is 0-1 with a 3.00 ERA on the season, while Sale is 1-0 on the year and has a 1.84 ERA.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Indians rated this week at No. 10 and the White Sox sitting at No. 9.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Cleveland and its American League No. 9-rated batting order, averaging 4 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 14 lineup of the White Sox at 3.5 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Chicago owns the American League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 5.2 runs per game on the highway. Cleveland, on the other hand, rates No. 15 in scoring at home.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Indians on April 12. Bettors who backed the Indians at -138 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The White Sox were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Cleveland staff and losing 1-0 to the Indians on Friday at Progressive Field.
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few White Sox at Indians trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 11 games when playing Cleveland
Chi White Sox are 16-7 SU in their last 23 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Chi White Sox's last 18 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Cleveland's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Cleveland's last 11 games when playing Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 4-8 SU in their last 12 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox at Cleveland, Sunday, April 14