Hector Santiago, CC Sabathia take mound in Yankees vs White Sox tilt
Chicago White Sox vs New York Yankees Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between New York and Chicago on Wednesday, with the host Yankees trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
CC Sabathia gets the call for the New York Yankees and he will try to build on a 12-11 mark. In the other dugout, Hector Santiago brings a 4-6 ledger to the game for the White Sox as he tries to quiet the Yankees bats.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Yankees at No. 9 in the American League and the White Sox at No. 11 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features New York's American League No. 10-ranked scoring average of 4 runs per game, against a White Sox offense rated No. 15 and scoring 3.8 runs per game in the league. The Yankees have averaged 8.3 hits per game to date this season, less than the White Sox hitters have managed (8.6 per nine innings).
New York owns the American League's No. 5 defense, allowing 4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Chicago's American League No. 9-rated defense.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Yankees on September 3. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -142 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The White Sox were saddled with a loss last time out in Chris Sale's start, as they lost 6-4 against New York on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few White Sox at Yankees trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
Chi White Sox are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi White Sox's last 15 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
NY Yankees are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees' last 6 games
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees' last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox at Baltimore, Thursday, September 5
NY Yankees home to Boston, Thursday, September 5