Saturday, April 18, 2015
Comerica Park in Detroit
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Probable Pitchers: (L) Sale, C (1-0) vs. (R) Sanchez, A (1-1)
The Chicago White Sox take on the Detroit Tigers on Saturday at Comerica Park in Detroit.
The White Sox are 4-1 in their last 5 games vs. a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15 and 16-35 in their last 51 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600. They are 2-5 in Sale's last 7 starts vs. a team with a winning record and are 0-4 in Sale's last 4 road starts vs. a team with a winning record. The over is 7-3-1 in the White Sox last 11 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600 and 7-1 in Sale's last 8 starts during game 2 of a series.
The Tigers are 5-0 in their last 5 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400 and 8-1 in their last 9 overall. They are 16-5 in Sanchez's last 21 starts during game 2 of a series and 9-4 in Sanchez's last 13 starts. The over is 4-1 in the Tigers last 5 during game 2 of a series and 7-2-2 in their last 11 games vs. a left-handed starter.
Head-to-head, the over is 9-3-1 in the last 13 meetings in Detroit and 5-2-1 in Sales last 8 starts vs. Tigers. They are 11-29 in the last 40 meetings in Detroit and 1-4 in Sales last 5 road starts vs. Tigers.
Chicago White Sox Betting Trends
The Chicago White Sox are 4-4-0 against the over/under
The run differential for the Chicago White Sox is -1.8
Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
The Detroit Tigers are 5-4-0 against the over/under
The run differential for the Detroit Tigers is 3.7
Injuries to Watch
Chicago White Sox
04/06/15 P Jacob Petricka Forearm 15-day DL (3/27)
04/04/15 P Nate Jones Elbow 60-day DL (3/27)
04/17/15 DH Victor Martinez Back is downgraded to not expected to be in the starting lineup Friday vs. Chicago White Sox
04/09/15 P Joe Nathan Elbow 15-day DL (4/7)
04/04/15 P Bruce Rondon Bicep 15-day DL (4/1)
04/04/15 P Justin Verlander Tricep 15-day DL (3/29)
Guy's Pick: Take Detroit
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