Detroit Tigers vs Chicago White Sox Betting Matchup Report
Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Odds
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Chicago duelling Detroit on Tuesday at Comerica Park.
Chicago puts its faith in starter Jose Quintana to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 3-2. Getting the ball for the Tigers is Justin Verlander, who owns a 9-5 record on the season with a 3.54 ERA.
Bettors looking to back visiting Chicago before the first pitch in this match found them as +-255-moneyline underdogs earlier today at SportBet. They saw the total of 8 earlier at TopBet.
This game puts the Tigers, most recently No. 1 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the White Sox, who rate an American League No. 12 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Detroit's No. 1 ranked American League offense (5.1 runs per game) against a White Sox defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 9 in the American League at 4.4 runs allowed per game. The Tigers have been averaging 10 hits per game, more than the White Sox have managed so far this season (8.3 hits on average).
Comparing defensive stats, Chicago owns the American League's No. 9-rated road mark, allowing 4.5 runs per game on the highway. Detroit, on the other hand, rates No. 1 in scoring at home.
The White Sox were an 8-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +113 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Chicago didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 8-2 to Chicago on Monday at U.S. Cellular Field.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at -154 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Detroit won a close affair on Monday in their last outing, defeating Cleveland 4-2 in extra innings at Progressive Field.
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few White Sox at Tigers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games at home
Detroit is 9-2 SU in their last 11 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox at Detroit, Wednesday, July 10