Courtesy of OddsShark.com:
The New York Yankees and the Chicago White Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at U.S. Cellular Field.
Ace CC Sabathia will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Lefthander Sabathia is 17-5 this season with a 3.02 ERA.
Sabathia's opponent in this one will be John Danks. The White Sox lefthander has a 3.31 ERA to go along with a 12-8 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Yankees listed as 135-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total has not yet been posted.
Omar Vizquel went 2-for-4 with two runs batted in on Friday, leading the White Sox in a 9-4 drubbing of the Yankees. The White Sox won that game as +120 underdogs, while the 13 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (10) set by sportsbooks.
Freddy Garcia picked up the win for the White Sox, allowing five hits and two runs over his seven innings of work.
A.J. Burnett allowed nine runs off eight hits in just 3 1-3 innings in a losing effort.
Chicago: 70-58 SU
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing Chi White Sox
NY Yankees are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road
NY Yankees are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
Chi White Sox are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Chi White Sox are 18-6 SU in their last 24 games at home
Chi White Sox are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
Chi White Sox are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing NY Yankees
Chi White Sox home to NY Yankees, Sunday, August 29