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Toronto Blue Jays vs. Chicago White Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays and the Chicago White Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at U.S. Cellular Field.

The Blue Jays will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander JA Happ in this game. Happ has a 4-6 record and a 4.82 ERA this season.

The White Sox will counter Happ with Jose Quintana. Lefthander Quintana has a 3.49 ERA to go along with a 8-6 record this season.

Last time out for Toronto, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at -150 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The White Sox were a 6-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +223 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.

Team records:
Toronto: 71-84 SU
Chicago: 61-94 SU

Toronto most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 0-10
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Toronto's last 10 games
Toronto is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Toronto's last 19 games when playing Chi White Sox
Toronto is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Chi White Sox's last 19 games when playing Toronto
Chi White Sox are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games when playing Toronto
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Toronto

Next up:
Toronto at Baltimore, Tuesday, September 24
Chi White Sox at Cleveland, Tuesday, September 24