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The fans at U.S. Cellular Field will be treated to a game between the Houston Astros and the Chicago White Sox when they take their seats on Wednesday.
Jarred Cosart will be the starting pitcher for the Astros on this day. Righthander Cosart is 1-1 this season with a 1.60 ERA.
Cosart's opponent in this one will be Chris Sale. The White Sox lefthander has a 3.08 ERA to go along with a 9-12 record this season.
The Astros were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -235 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Houston: 44-87 SU
Chicago: 55-76 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Seattle are 2-8
After playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Houston's last 11 games
Houston is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Houston
Houston home to Seattle, Thursday, August 29
Chi White Sox at Boston, Friday, August 30