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Houston Astros vs. Chicago White Sox

The Houston Astros and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.

Dallas Keuchel will be the starting pitcher for the Astros on this day. Left hander Keuchel is 9-5 this season with a 3.20 ERA.

The White Sox will counter Keuchel with Hector Noesi. Right hander Noesi has a 5.26 ERA to go along with a 3-7 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the White Sox as -120-moneyline favorites versus the Astros, while the game's total opened at 8.5

In their last action, Houston was a 3-2 loser on the road against the White Sox. Bettors on Chicago at -163 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Houston:
Team record: 40-57
Houston is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games
Houston is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games on the road

Chicago:
Team record: 46-51
Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
Chi White Sox is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 12 games at home

Next up:
Houston at Chi White Sox Sunday, July 20