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MLB BASEBALL

Chicago White Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Chicago White Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Tropicana Field.

The White Sox will give the ball to starter Dylan Axelrod in this one. Righthander Axelrod is 3-4 this season with a 4.57 ERA.

Starting this game for the Rays will be Jeremy Hellickson. The righthander has a 4.90 ERA to go along with a 7-3 record this season.

Chicago was a 3-2 winner in its last match at home against the Orioles. They won as -108 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Tampa Bay was a 7-5 winner in its last match on the road against the Astros. They won as -155 favorites, while the total score of 12 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team records:
Chicago: 34-48 SU
Tampa Bay: 46-40 SU

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Houston are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox

Next up:
Tampa Bay home to Chi White Sox, Saturday, July 6