Righthander Jason Hammel will take the mound for the Orioles to start this game. Hammel is 1-0 this season with a 2.08 ERA.
The White Sox will counter Hammel with Gavin Floyd. Righthander Floyd has a 3.08 ERA to go along with a 1-1 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the White Sox listed as 145-moneyline favorites versus the Orioles, while the game’s total is sitting at 8.
Last time out for Baltimore, they were an 8-1 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at -155 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Baltimore: 7-5 SU
Chicago: 6-5 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After a loss are 8-2
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Baltimore’s last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore’s last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Chi White Sox’s last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi White Sox’s last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games when playing Baltimore
Chi White Sox are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Baltimore at LA Angels, Friday, April 20
Chi White Sox at Seattle, Friday, April 20