The Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers will meet in a pivotal AL Central series. All odds for this game can be found at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The Tigers are making a move and if they play well this weekend can go a long way to taking the lead in the division. They are 8-2 in the last 10 games and sit just 1.5 games back of the division. They will start their ace and maybe the best pitcher in baseball in Justin Verlander tonight. Verlander has just allowed 99 hits in 140 innings of work, good enough for 2.43 ERA.
The White Sox maybe one of the most surprising teams in baseball this season. They’re 26-20 on theroad this season and they’re the leaders in the AL Central. Jake Peavy will look to get the series off to a good start for the road team. Peavy is having a bounce back season pitching to a 3.12 ERA in 127 innings of work.
Detroit is 9-1 in their last 10 home games, 11-2 in their last 13 games overall, and 37-14 in Verlander’s last 51 starts. Chicago is 9-2 in their last 11 games against the A.L. Central, 1-5 in their last six games as a road underdog, and 1-5 in Peavy’s last six starts. Chicago is 1-6 in their last seven games in Detroit.
The White Sox could have a tough time with Detroit, but we cannot ignore a first place team getting such big odds. Take the White Sox as moneyline underdogs in this one so before making the bet read online sportsbook reviews.