MLB Matchups  >>  Toronto vs. Chi White Sox Preview 08/15/2014

The Toronto Blue Jays and the Chicago White Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at U.S. Cellular Field.

The Blue Jays will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Marcus Stroman in this game. Stroman has a 7-3 record and a 3.34 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Hector Noesi who starts for the White Sox. Right hander Noesi is 6-8 with a 4.67 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Blue Jays listed as 134-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.

Last time out for Chicago, they were a 7-1 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -121 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Toronto was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Mariners. Bettors on Seattle at -157 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 63-59
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Toronto is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games
Toronto is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
Team record: 57-64
Chi White Sox is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games
Chi White Sox is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games at home
Next up:
Toronto at Chi White Sox Saturday, August 16