MLB Matchups  >>  Chi White Sox White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers Preview 04/24/2014

The Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers will meet on the field at Comerica Park on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.

Lefthander Jose Quintana will take the mound for the White Sox to start this game. Quintana is 1-1 this season with a 3.75 ERA.

Quintana's opponent in this one will be Max Scherzer. The Tigers righthander has a 2.33 ERA to go along with a 1-1 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 215-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
In their last action, Chicago was a 6-4 winner on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Chicago at +174 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

TEAM RECORDS:
Chicago: 11-11 SU
Detroit: 10-8 SU
CHICAGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

DETROIT MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Detroit is 19-6 SU in their last 25 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox

NEXT UP:
Chi White Sox home to Tampa Bay, Friday, April 25
Detroit at Minnesota, Friday, April 25