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The fans at Fenway Park will be treated to a game between the Chicago White Sox and the Boston Red Sox when they take their seats on Saturday.
The White Sox will give the ball to starter John Danks in this one. Lefthander Danks is 4-10 this season with a 4.15 ERA.
The Red Sox will counter Danks with Jake Peavy. Righthander Peavy has a 3.99 ERA to go along with a 10-5 record this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at -168 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago: 56-77 SU
Boston: 80-56 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
Chi White Sox are 10-3 SU in their last 13 games
Boston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Boston is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games
Boston is 10-4 SU in their last 14 games when playing Chi White Sox
Boston home to Chi White Sox, Sunday, September 1