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The division rival Minnesota Twins and Chicago White Sox are set to renew hostilities on Tuesday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.
Michael Pelfrey will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Pelfrey is 5-12 this season with a 5.31 ERA.
Pelfrey's opponent in this one will be Jose Quintana. The White Sox lefthander has a 3.56 ERA to go along with a 7-6 record this season.
The Twins were a 12-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota: 64-85 SU
Chicago: 59-91 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Minnesota's last 14 games
Minnesota is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Minnesota
Chi White Sox home to Minnesota, Wednesday, September 18