MLB Betting Line Favors the Chicago White Sox over the Texas Rangers

Texas Rangers

vs

Chicago White Sox
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 2:10 PM ET
U.S. Cellular Field

The Chicago White Sox will try to be nasty hosts on Wednesday when the Texas Rangers pay a visit to U.S. Cellular Field.

The Chicago White Sox will rely on Chris Sale to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Nick Tepesch will be his counterpart for the Texas Rangers. Chris Sale is 10-1 this season, and Nick Tepesch is 3-7.

Texas Rangers vs Chicago White Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line

Baseball betting odds makers, including 5Dimes, opened the Chicago White Sox as -250 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 7.5 at shops such as BetOnline.

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Computer Prediction: Texas Rangers vs Chicago White Sox Pick

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.2-3.5 result in favor of the White Sox. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Texas Rangers vs Chicago White Sox Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Chicago White Sox bring a 55-59 record to the battle against the 44-69 Rangers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Texas injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Chicago White Sox at No. 20 and the Texas Rangers at No. 30 heading into this contest.

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How Texas Rangers vs Chicago White Sox Stats Matchup

When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Texas Rangers rank No. 12 at 8.75 hits per game. That compares with the Chicago White Sox No. 7 ranking in that category.

Texas brings the No. 29-rated defense to this matchup, facing the White Sox's No. 27-ranked defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Rangers were a 16-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -103 on the moneyline, while the total score (16) was good news for OVER bettors. Texas routed Chicago on Tuesday by a 16-0 score at U.S. Cellular Field, plating runs all day in baseball betting action.

Texas Rangers vs Chicago White Sox Betting Odds Trends

Texas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Texas's last 15 games
Texas is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games
Chi White Sox is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Texas

Next Betting Matchups

Texas at Houston, Friday, August 8th
Chicago at Seattle, Thursday, August 7th

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