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Chicago White Sox Host Boston Red Sox in MLB Baseball Betting Action

The Chicago White Sox will try to be nasty hosts on Wednesday when the Boston Red Sox pay a visit to U.S. Cellular Field.

Chicago hands the ball to starter Chris Sale in this one and he'll try to improve on his 12-7 mark on the year. Boston counters with Rick Porcello, who will try to quiet the fans and the White Sox bats at the same time.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Chicago was a -173 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 7.5.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 6.1-5.7 victory for the Red Sox. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Chicago White Sox Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Chicago White Sox bring a 59-65 record to the battle against the 57-69 Red Sox. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Boston injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 18-rated Chicago White Sox and the league No. 8-ranked Boston Red Sox, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Chicago White Sox No. 26 ranked offense (3.85 runs per game) against a Boston Red Sox defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 28 at 4.9 runs allowed per game. The Chicago White Sox have been averaging 8.61 hits per game, less than the Boston Red Sox have managed so far this season (9.22 hits on average).

Defensively, Boston features the No. 26-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.87 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 30 at home, scoring 3.48 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston looks to rebound from a loss to the White Sox, who beat them 5-4 on Tuesday behind a start from J Quintana at U.S. Cellular Field.

Betting Trends
  • The total has gone OVER in 14 of Boston's last 16 games
  • Boston is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
  • Boston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
  • Chi White Sox is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
  • Chi White Sox is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Boston at New York, Friday, August 28th
Chicago home to Seattle, Thursday, August 27th