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A winning streak will be on the line for the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday when they battle the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Hector Santiago will be the starting pitcher for the White Sox on this day. Lefthander Santiago is 4-7 this season with a 3.47 ERA.
Santiago's opponent in this one will be Ubaldo Jimenez. The Indians righthander has a 3.39 ERA to go along with a 12-9 record this season.
In their last action, Chicago was a 3-2 winner at home against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Chicago at -143 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Cleveland won its last outing, a 9-2 result against the Astros on September 22. Bettors who backed the Indians at -256 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago has won 2 straight games.
Cleveland has won 4 straight games.
Chicago: 62-94 SU
Cleveland: 86-70 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Cleveland are 0-10
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 9-1
After playing Houston are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Chi White Sox are 6-18 SU in their last 24 games
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland's last 7 games when playing Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Cleveland home to Chi White Sox, Wednesday, September 25