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The Detroit Tigers and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Justin Verlander in this game. Verlander has a 10-7 record and a 3.69 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jake Peavy who starts for the White Sox. Righthander Peavy is 7-4 with a 4.19 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Detroit was a 6-2 winner on the road against the White Sox. Bettors on Detroit at -134 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Detroit has won 4 straight games.
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Detroit: 56-44 SU
Chicago: 39-59 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games when playing Detroit
Chi White Sox are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games at home
Chi White Sox are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing Detroit
Detroit home to Philadelphia, Friday, July 26
Chi White Sox home to Kansas City, Friday, July 26