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A winning streak will be on the line for the Detroit Tigers on Sunday when they battle the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park.
The White Sox will give the ball to starter Erik Johnson in this one. Righthander Johnson is 1-2 this season with a 2.87 ERA.
Johnson's opponent in this one will be Anibal Sanchez. The Tigers righthander has a 2.51 ERA to go along with a 14-7 record this season.
The White Sox were a 7-6 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -134 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors.
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Detroit has won 3 straight games.
Chicago: 60-94 SU
Detroit: 91-64 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Toronto are 8-2
After playing Detroit are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 9-1
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Detroit
Chi White Sox are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games
Detroit is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Detroit is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox home to Toronto, Monday, September 23
Detroit at Minnesota, Monday, September 23