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Houston Astros Host Chicago White Sox in MLB Baseball Betting Action

Chicago White Sox


Houston Astros
Saturday, May 17, 2014 4:10 PM ET
Minute Maid Park

The Houston Astros will look to improve on a 14-28 record when they take on the Chicago White Sox, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Saturday.

Hector Noesi, with a record of 0-3 on the season, gets the ball for the Chicago White Sox, while the Houston Astros trot Jarred Cosart to the mound in this one. He is 2-3 so far in 2014.

Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Opening Odds and Betting Line

Baseball betting odds makers, including 5Dimes, opened the Houston Astros as -135 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 9 at shops such as BetOnline.

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Computer Prediction: Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the White Sox to win this game 4.5-3.2. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

14-28 Houston battles the White Sox, currently with a 21-22 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Chicago injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 29 (Houston Astros) and the No. 13 (Chicago White Sox) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.

How Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Stats Matchup

At the plate, Houston owns the No. 29 ranking for hits at 7.71 per game. By contrast, the Chicago White Sox are rated No. 6 in the same category at 9.07 per game.

Defensively, Chicago features the No. 28-rated defense on the road, allowing 5.09 runs per game. Houston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 22 at home, scoring 3.65 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Chicago was a 7-2 winner on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Chicago at +100 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. The White Sox enjoyed a 7-2 victory at the expense of the Astros on Friday, with Jose Quintana throwing 5 innings of 7-hit ball at Minute Maid Park.

Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Betting Odds Trends

Chi White Sox is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
Chi White Sox is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Chi White Sox is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Houston is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
Houston is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games at home
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox

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Chicago at Houston, Sunday, May 18th