Cleveland vs. Chi White Sox,
06/01/2019 14:10 EDT,
Score: 5 - 2
Money Line: +114 Chi White Sox
JEFRY RODRIGUEZ (R) vs. IVAN NOVA (R)
The up-trending White Sox have won five games in a row for the first time since April 2017. They have pulled into a tie for second place in the American League Central and have a boatload full of momentum on their sides . The south siders have scored at least a 6 runs in each of the last three games and are looking confident. Im betting the White Sox have the edge today vs a slumping Cleveland side that has lost two straight games, five of seven and nine of 12 overall.
The White Sox are 5-0 L/5 on the ML off a five-plus run win as a dog.
CHI WHITE SOX are 10-2 against the money line in home games against division opponents this season.
CLEVELAND is 2-7 against the money line in road games vs. teams whose hitters draw 3 walks or less/game this season.CLEVELAND is 7-12 against the money line against division opponents this season.
Nova the Pale Hose starter vs the Tribe today will be fresh after throwing only 59 pitches during his five-inning start on Monday in a game eventually suspended by unplayable field conditions. The White Sox are 5-1 in Nova’s last six starts. In five career starts against the Indians, Nova is 3-1 with a 3.16 ERA. He has tallied 25 strikeouts in 31 1/3 innings. He is 1-0 with a 1.29 ERA (two earned runs in 14 innings) in two starts against Cleveland this season.
MLB team (CHI WHITE SOX) - after 5 or more consecutive wins, in a game involving two marginal losing teams (46 to 49%) are 45-17 L/22 seasons for a 73% conversion rate for bettors.
Play on the Chicago White Sox to win on the ML