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|Kansas City Royals vs. Chicago White Sox|
The Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Royals will trot Jeremy Guthrie out to the mound in this one. Righthander Guthrie has a 14-12 record and a 4.09 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the White Sox will be Andre Rienzo. The righthander has a 5.04 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.Last time out for Kansas City, they were a 6-0 loser as they battled the Mariners on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Mariners at -118 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Last time out for Chicago, they were a 7-2 loser as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Indians at -290 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Kansas City has lost 2 straight games.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Kansas City: 83-75 SU
Chicago: 62-96 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Chi White Sox home to Kansas City, Friday, September 27