MLB Matchups  >>  Chi White Sox White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics Preview 05/13/2014

The Oakland Athletics will be trying to extend a winning streak on Tuesday when they take on the Chicago White Sox at O.co Coliseum.

The White Sox will give the ball to starter Scott Carroll in this one. Righthander Carroll is 1-2 this season with a 3.64 ERA.

Starting this game for the Athletics will be Drew Pomeranz. The lefthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Athletics listed as 160-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.
Chicago was a 5-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Athletics. They lost as +181 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Oakland has won 5 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Chicago: 19-21 SU
Oakland: 24-15 SU
CHICAGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Oakland are 3-7
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

OAKLAND MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a win are 7-3


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 8 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 7 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oakland is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Oakland is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing Chi White Sox

NEXT UP:
Oakland home to Chi White Sox, Wednesday, May 14