White Sox vs Tigers Betting Odds
MLB wagering interest swings to a key AL Central battle when Chicago vs Detroit battle on Monday at U.S. Cellular Field.
The White Sox try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
For the White Sox, Jose Quintana gets the ball, charged with keeping the Tigers hitters off the base paths. He'll face Rick Porcello, 9-11 on the year.
The White Sox were listed as -110 moneyline favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, including Sportsbook.ag while oddsmakers set the opening total around 9.5 earlier on Monday.
The White Sox - Tigers odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Chicago is rated No. 7 in the current American League Odds Shark poll, while Detroit is at No. 2 in the American League.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Chicago's No. 5-rated American League offense, averaging 4.7 runs per game, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 5 in the American League at 4.2 in runs allowed per game. The White Sox have averaged 8.8 hits per game so far, less than Tigers batters have averaged on the year (9 hits per game).
Chicago owns the American League's No. 6 defense, allowing 4.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Detroit's American League No. 5-rated defense.
In their last action, Detroit was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at -154 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Detroit didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 3-2 to Los Angeles on Sunday at Angel Stadium.
The White Sox were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at +105 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. Chicago lost a tight one on Sunday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 2-1 score against Kansas City at U.S. Cellular Field.
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing LA Angels are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Tigers at White Sox trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 13-6 SU in their last 19 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox are 10-3 SU in their last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Detroit
Chi White Sox are 6-13 SU in their last 19 games when playing at home against Detroit
Chi White Sox are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games
Detroit at Chi White Sox, Tuesday, September 11