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The Chicago White Sox will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the Boston Red Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.
Jon Lester will be the starting pitcher for the Red Sox on this day. Lefthander Lester is 6-0 this season with a 2.71 ERA.
It'll be Dylan Axelrod toeing the rubber for the White Sox in this contest. Righthander Axelrod is 1-3 with a 4.27 ERA so far this season.
Boston won its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Twins on May 19. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -130 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago was a 6-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Angels. They lost as +111 underdogs, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors.
Boston has won 5 straight games.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Boston: 27-17 SU
Chicago: 19-23 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 8-2
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Boston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Boston is 8-2 SU in their last 10 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Boston
Chi White Sox home to Boston, Tuesday, May 21