MLB Matchups  >>  Chi White Sox White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals Preview 05/05/2013

The Chicago White Sox and the Kansas City Royals will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Kauffman Stadium.

Lefthander Jose Quintana will take the mound for the White Sox to start this game. Quintana is 2-0 this season with a 3.58 ERA.

Starting this game for the Royals will be Wade Davis. The righthander has a 5.55 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Royals listed as 125-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
In their last action, Chicago was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Royals. Bettors on Kansas City at -143 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

CURRENT STREAK:
Kansas City has won 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Chicago: 12-16 SU
Kansas City: 16-10 SU
CHICAGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing NY Mets are 2-1
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

KANSAS CITY MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 1-8
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a win are 5-5


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Kansas City is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Chi White Sox
Kansas City is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games

NEXT UP:
Chi White Sox at NY Mets, Tuesday, May 7
Kansas City home to Washington, Monday, May 6