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The Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox will meet on the field at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday in a battle of division rivals.

Jeremy Guthrie will be the starting pitcher for the Royals on this day. Right hander Guthrie is 2-6 this season with a 4.10 ERA.

Guthrie's opponent in this one will be Jose Quintana. The White Sox left hander has a 3.59 ERA to go along with a 3-6 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the White Sox as -122-moneyline favorites versus the Royals, while the game's total opened at 8.5

Chicago was a 4-0 loser in its last match at home against the Tigers. They lost as -117 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.

The Royals were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -115 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Kansas City:
Team record: 33-32
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Kansas City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Kansas City's last 16 games when playing Chi White Sox

Team record: 33-34
Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi White Sox's last 15 games
Chi White Sox is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Kansas City at Chi White Sox Saturday, June 14