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The Chicago White Sox will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
The White Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Chris Sale in this game. Sale has a 2-2 record and a 4.09 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Rangers will be Nick Tepesech. The righthander has a 2.53 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 10-6 loser as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -195 were rewarded, while the 16 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Chicago: 10-15 SU
Texas: 17-9 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Texas are 7-3
After playing Texas are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Texas most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 2-8
After playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi White Sox's last 13 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Chi White Sox's last 22 games when playing Texas
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Texas's last 13 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Texas is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Texas's last 22 games when playing Chi White Sox
Texas home to Chi White Sox, Thursday, May 2