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The Cleveland Indians and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Indians will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Ubaldo Jimenez in this game. Jimenez has a 6-4 record and a 4.58 ERA this season.
Jimenez's opponent in this one will be Dylan Axelrod. The White Sox righthander has a 4.57 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 9-8 winner as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Indians at +117 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Cleveland: 41-38 SU
Chicago: 32-44 SU
A few trends to consider:
Cleveland4-1-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 5-14-1 SU in its last 20 games ,on the road
Chi White Sox are 2-4-1 SU in their last 7 games ,when playing Cleveland
Chi White Sox are 1-3-1 SU in their last 5 games ,
Chi White Sox are 1-3-1 SU in their last 5 games ,at home
Chi White Sox are 1-4-1 SU in their last 6 games ,when playing at home against Cleveland
Chi White Sox home to Cleveland, Sunday, June 30