Matchup: New York Yankees vs. Chicago White Sox
Pitchers: Yankees Masahiro Tanaka (R) vs White Sox Andre Rienzo (R)
Latest Odds: Yankees -177 Total 8
The fans at U.S. Cellular Field will be treated to a game between the New York Yankees and the Chicago White Sox when they take their seats on Sunday.
Masahiro Tanaka will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Right hander Tanaka is 6-1 this season with a 2.39 ERA. Including the last two years in Japan, Tanaka had gone 42 regular-season starts without a loss prior to losing Tuesday's to the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. He allowed 3 earned runs over 6 six innings.
The White Sox will counter Tanaka with Andre Rienzo. Right hander Rienzo has a 4.00 ERA to go along with a 4-0 record this season. Rienzo has held opponents to a .212 average since joining the rotation, and the White Sox have all six of his starts, including a 7-6 victory in Kansas City on Tuesday in that game he surrendered two runs over six innings awith a career-high eight strike outs.
Oddsmakers currently have the Yankees listed as 177-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
New York was a 4-3 winner in its last match on the road against the White Sox. They won as -124 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 25-23
NY Yankees is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games on the road
NY Yankees is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Chi White Sox
Team record: 25-26
Chi White Sox is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi White Sox's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing NY Yankees
Free MLB Pick: Under 8 Runs