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|Kansas City Royals vs. Chicago White Sox|
The Kansas City Royals 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 Royals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander James Shields in this game. Shields has a 4-7 record and a 3.24 ERA this season.
The White Sox will counter Shields with Jose Quintana. Lefthander Quintana has a 3.61 ERA to go along with a 5-2 record this season.The Royals were a 7-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at +129 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. The White Sox were a 7-4 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +135 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Kansas City has won 3 straight games.
Kansas City: 48-51 SU
Chicago: 40-59 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Kansas City are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Chi White Sox home to Kansas City, Saturday, July 27