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|Minnesota Twins vs. Chicago White Sox|
The Minnesota Twins and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Twins will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Kyle Gibson in this game. Gibson has a 2-3 record and a 6.69 ERA this season.
The White Sox will counter Gibson with John Danks. Lefthander Danks has a 4.52 ERA to go along with a 2-9 record this season.Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Royals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Royals at -148 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The White Sox were a 6-5 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -108 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has won 3 straight games.
Minnesota: 49-62 SU
Chicago: 43-69 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Chi White Sox home to Minnesota, Friday, August 9