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The Los Angeles Angels and the Chicago White Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Angels will give the ball to starter Tommy Hanson in this one. Righthander Hanson is 2-1 this season with a 3.86 ERA.
It'll be Dylan Axelrod toeing the rubber for the White Sox in this contest. Righthander Axelrod is 0-2 with a 3.60 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 6-5 winner as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -150 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The White Sox were a 6-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
Los Angeles: 12-22 SU
Chicago: 14-18 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 3-1
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 9 of LA Angels's last 13 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chi White Sox's last 13 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games when playing at home against LA Angels
Chi White Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against LA Angels
Chi White Sox home to LA Angels, Saturday, May 11