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|Atlanta Braves vs. Chicago White Sox|
The Atlanta Braves and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field in an interleague contest.
The Braves will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Paul Maholm in this game. Maholm has a 9-8 record and a 3.98 ERA this season.
The White Sox will counter Maholm with Jake Peavy. Righthander Peavy has a 4.30 ERA to go along with a 6-4 record this season.The Braves were a 6-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Atlanta: 55-41 SU
Chicago: 37-56 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-4
After a win are 4-6
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 6-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Chi White Sox home to Atlanta, Sunday, July 21