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The Chicago White Sox and the Houston Astros will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Minute Maid Park.
John Danks will be the starting pitcher for the White Sox on this day. Lefthander Danks is 1-2 this season with a 4.13 ERA.
It'll be Lucas Harrell toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Righthander Harrell is 4-7 with a 4.52 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +180 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Houston has won 2 straight games.
Chicago: 28-36 SU
Houston: 24-44 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Houston are 5-5
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Houston is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing Chi White Sox
Houston home to Chi White Sox, Sunday, June 16