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Chicago White Sox vs. Cleveland Indians

The fans at Progressive Field will be treated to a game between the Chicago White Sox and the Cleveland Indians when they take their seats on Wednesday.

The White Sox will trot Dylan Axelrod out to the mound in this one. Righthander Axelrod has a 3-6 record and a 5.33 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Indians will be Corey Kluber. The righthander has a 3.83 ERA to go along with a 6-5 record this season.

Last time out for Chicago, they were a 7-4 loser as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Indians at -188 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
Chicago has lost 5 straight games.
Cleveland has won 6 straight games.

Team records:
Chicago: 40-64 SU
Cleveland: 58-48 SU

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 0-10
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 9-1
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a win are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games when playing Cleveland
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox

Next up:
Cleveland home to Chi White Sox, Thursday, August 1