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Oakland Athletics vs. Chicago White Sox

The Oakland Athletics and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.

Daniel Straily will be the starting pitcher for the Athletics on this day. Righthander Straily is 3-2 this season with a 4.60 ERA.

Starting this game for the White Sox will be Jose Quintana. The lefthander has a 3.86 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.

In their last action, Oakland was a 6-1 winner on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Oakland at -127 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Chicago was a 7-5 winner in its last match on the road against the Mariners. They won as +160 underdogs, while the total score of 12 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team records:
Oakland: 36-25 SU
Chicago: 25-32 SU

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Milwaukee are 4-1
After a win are 8-2

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Oakland are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games
Oakland is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Oakland is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Oakland
Chi White Sox are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Oakland

Next up:
Chi White Sox home to Oakland, Friday, June 7