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A winning streak will be on the line for the Houston Astros on Monday when they battle the Chicago White Sox at Minute Maid Park.
Lefthander Jose Quintana will take the mound for the White Sox to start this game. Quintana is 3-2 this season with a 3.86 ERA.
It'll be Bud Norris toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Righthander Norris is 5-6 with a 3.47 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Chicago was a 5-4 loser on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Houston at +117 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Chicago has lost 4 straight games.
Houston has won 4 straight games.
Chicago: 28-38 SU
Houston: 26-44 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Houston are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
Houston most recently:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Houston
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston's last 7 games
Houston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox at Minnesota, Tuesday, June 18
Houston home to Milwaukee, Tuesday, June 18