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White Sox visit Texas Rangers in MLB clash

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April 7, 8:05 PM | GrassRangers Ballpark

Chicago White Sox vs Texas Rangers Odds

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The Chicago White Sox will look to grab a road win when they take on the Rangers in Texas at Rangers Ballpark on Saturday in baseball odds action.

For the Rangers, Derek Holland gets the ball, charged with keeping the White Sox hitters off the base paths. He'll face Jake Peavy, 0-0 on the year.

View Chi White Sox vs Texas Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Rangers in this one will find them as -180 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 9.5 at its open earlier today.

Power Rankings:
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the American League No. 1-ranked Rangers and the American League No. 8-rated White Sox in this matchup.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Texas has the American League's No. 8-rated offensive output, at 6 hits per game. The White Sox average 8 hits per game, good for No. 7 on the American League list.

Chicago brings the American League's No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Rangers' league No. 2-ranked defense.

The White Sox were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -179 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Chicago looks to rebound from a loss to the Rangers, who beat them 3-2 on Friday behind a start from Colby Lewis at Rangers Ballpark.

Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Texas are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6

Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After a win are 5-5

A few White Sox at Rangers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi White Sox's last 13 games when playing Texas
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chi White Sox's last 10 games on the road
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas' last 7 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Texas' last 13 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas' last 11 games at home

Next up:
Chi White Sox at Texas, Sunday, April 8

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