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The Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers will meet on the field at Comerica Park on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.
The White Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Chris Sale in this game. Sale has a 5-8 record and a 2.78 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Tigers will be Anibal Sanchez. The righthander has a 2.70 ERA to go along with a 7-5 record this season.
Chicago was an 8-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They lost as +215 underdogs, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.
Chicago: 35-53 SU
Detroit: 50-40 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-5
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Chi White Sox are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
Chi White Sox are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox at Philadelphia, Friday, July 12
Detroit home to Texas, Friday, July 12