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The Oakland Athletics and the Chicago White Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Athletics will trot AJ Griffin out to the mound in this one. Righthander Griffin has a 5-4 record and a 3.67 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the White Sox will be Hector Santiago. The lefthander has a 2.96 ERA to go along with a 1-2 record this season.
Last time out for Oakland, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at +116 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Oakland: 38-26 SU
Chicago: 26-34 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 8-2
After playing Oakland are 2-8
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Oakland is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Oakland is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
Chi White Sox are 2-10 SU in their last 12 games
Chi White Sox are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing Oakland
Oakland home to NY Yankees, Tuesday, June 11
Chi White Sox home to Toronto, Monday, June 10