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The Chicago White Sox and the Oakland Athletics will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at O.co Coliseum.
Lefthander Jose Quintana will take the mound for the White Sox to start this game. Quintana is 3-2 this season with a 3.75 ERA.
The Athletics will counter Quintana with Daniel Straily. Righthander Straily has a 5.08 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Athletics on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -185 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago has lost 4 straight games.
Chicago: 24-28 SU
Oakland: 32-24 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Chi White Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing Oakland
Chi White Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
Chi White Sox are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games on the road
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oakland is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Oakland's last 19 games
Oakland home to Chi White Sox, Sunday, June 2