Rick Porcello faces Chris Sale in MLB odds action
Chicago White Sox
|60-93||September 21, 2013, 07:08 PM | Comerica Park||90-64|
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Detroit and Chicago on Saturday, with the host Tigers trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
It's a pitching duel between Rick Porcello for the Tigers (13-8 on the year) and Chris Sale for Chicago (11-13 so far).
View Chicago White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Tigers as -144 moneyline Favorite in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
The Tigers - White Sox odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Detroit is rated No. 10 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Chicago is at No. 30.
Chicago was a 12-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They lost as +280 underdogs, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors. Chicago didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 12-5 to Detroit on Friday at Comerica Park.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting White Sox rank No. 15 at 8.58 hits per game. That compares with Detroit’s No. 1 ranking in that category.
Chicago brings the No. 23-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Tigers's No. 8-ranked defense.
A few White Sox at Tigers trends to consider:
Chi White Sox is 4-17 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Chicago at Detroit, Sunday, September 22nd