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Matchup Reports

Friday at 8:10 PM
CLEVELAND (64-50) AT CHI WHITE SOX (41-73) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
973: CLEVELAND
974: CHI WHITE SOX
9.0
+134
64-50
41-73
58-52-4
54-55-5
5.1 / 4.1
4.1 / 5.4
(R) S BIEBER
(L) C RODON
6-2
3-3
4.58
2.94
1.42
1.09
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Mostly Cloudy   Temperature: 54.0 °
Humidity: 51   Wind: Southwest at 11.5 MPH (10 KT)
 
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Line
TeamPitcherEstimateEdge
CLEVELANDBIEBER-114 
CHI WHITE SOXRODON +114 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
CLEVELAND team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games64-50-14.3272-185+5.81860-1723-86.358-52205-2301667-1759
when the total is 9 to 9.516-17-1275-57-10.7615-604-39.317-1455-70551-601
as a road favorite of -125 to -1758-12-10.345-41-13.2253-168+15.67-1229-49193-210
in road games26-26-9.6125-97+5.5873-913-12.922-2987-121820-872
on the road when the total is 9 to 9.57-7-2.529-25-1.8285-333-22.74-1017-34282-294
in August games6-2+1.241-25+5.1327-274+34.13-527-36254-318
when playing on Friday8-10-8.148-26+10.2303-259+6.713-538-32273-269
against division opponents35-16+7.3134-68+23.7808-702-32.823-2790-104737-716
in night games36-34-17.2175-123-4.91264-1150-35.636-32138-1471131-1177
against left-handed starters18-12+0.689-58+8539-534-41.815-1460-81483-542
after a win34-29-11.9166-106+11.2985-872-56.235-25118-136847-929
when playing against a team with a losing record43-21+5.2135-80+1.4924-699-13.233-30101-105753-803
when playing against a team with a losing record in the second half of the season15-7+1.367-35+3.6492-342+25.712-1049-49377-422

CHI WHITE SOX team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games41-73-18.5186-252-25.11754-1780-58.254-55208-2101640-1752
when the total is 9 to 9.524-44-13.976-101-4643-611+10.629-3684-79582-613
as a home underdog of +125 to +1758-10+1.134-30+19.2102-115+27.67-1027-32102-101
in home games21-36-13.8105-114-0.2948-820-1430-26102-106841-848
at home when the total is 9 to 9.514-27-12.552-55+5.9396-314+30.322-1952-48341-332
in August games4-4+1.327-37-0.7293-316-35.94-428-34290-297
when playing on Friday6-11-2.527-42-11.7265-294-45.112-438-27273-257
when playing with a day off6-11-418-33-14.9207-206-9.59-830-20210-190
against division opponents16-28-10.981-115-25.1751-751-69.617-2393-93719-717
in night games28-36+3122-157-11139-1156-29.929-32138-1301084-1118
against right-handed starters33-53-8.9138-188-17.91304-1286+13.841-40160-1511205-1277
after a loss25-47-12.898-148-22.9854-913-43.740-28122-115819-882
after 3 or more consecutive losses10-19-5.537-55-5.4235-252+9.522-655-32231-237
when playing against a team with a winning record16-37-1185-136-21.3785-904-17.823-2897-115776-840
when playing against a team with a winning record in the second half of the season5-10-2.239-63-7.8397-507-45.56-944-54408-452
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
CLEVELAND - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
7/27/2018CARRASCO(R)@ DETROITFIERS(R)8-3W-2608.5 ovO9411080
7/28/2018CLEVINGER(R)@ DETROITHARDY(L)1-2L-2009 unU562671
7/29/2018KLUBER(R)@ DETROITZIMMERMANN(R)8-1W-2358.5 ovO16100540
7/30/2018BIEBER(R)@ MINNESOTASANTANA(R)4-5L-12010 unU9101860
7/31/2018BAUER(R)@ MINNESOTAGIBSON(R)6-2W-1558.5 unU1180691
8/1/2018CARRASCO(R)@ MINNESOTAMEJIA(L)2-0W-1809 ovU890542
8/3/2018CLEVINGER(R)LA ANGELSBARRIA(R)4-7L-2509 ovO8701070
8/4/2018KLUBER(R)LA ANGELSPENA(R)3-0W-2908.5 ovU450350
8/5/2018BIEBER(R)LA ANGELSMCGUIRE(R)4-3W-2659.5 unU76111111
8/6/2018BAUER(R)MINNESOTAGIBSON(R)10-0W-2058.5 ovO1150361
8/7/2018CARRASCO(R)MINNESOTAMEJIA(L)2-3L-2358.5 ovU6801190
8/8/2018CLEVINGER(R)MINNESOTAODORIZZI(R)5-2W-1909 ovU860873
8/9/2018KLUBER(R)MINNESOTABERRIOS(R)5-4W-2057.5 ovO681721
8/10/2018BIEBER(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXRODON(L) 
8/11/2018BAUER(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXSHIELDS(R) 
8/12/2018CARRASCO(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXCOVEY(R) 
8/13/2018CLEVINGER(R)@ CINCINNATIBAILEY(R) 
8/14/2018KLUBER(R)@ CINCINNATIROMANO(R) 
8/15/2018 @ CINCINNATI  
8/17/2018 BALTIMORE  

CHI WHITE SOX - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
7/27/2018LOPEZ(R)TORONTOSTROMAN(R)5-10L+1109 evO1161950
7/28/2018GIOLITO(R)TORONTOAXFORD(R)9-5W+12010 unO12401280
7/29/2018RODON(L)TORONTOBORUCKI(L)4-7L-1209 evO9601040
7/31/2018SHIELDS(R)KANSAS CITYDUFFY(L)2-4L-1209 unU10130650
8/1/2018COVEY(R)KANSAS CITYJUNIS(R)5-10L-1309.5 unO9621060
8/2/2018LOPEZ(R)KANSAS CITYKELLER(R)6-4W-1409.5 evO950750
8/3/2018GIOLITO(R)@ TAMPA BAYSTANEK(R)3-2W1858.5 unU541660
8/4/2018RODON(L)@ TAMPA BAYSNELL(L)2-1W1357 unU540361
8/5/2018SHIELDS(R)@ TAMPA BAYWOOD(R)8-7W1408 unO106111100
8/6/2018COVEY(R)NY YANKEESLYNN(R)0-7L+1759.5 ovU3501070
8/7/2018LOPEZ(R)NY YANKEESSABATHIA(L)3-4L+1809 unU690890
8/8/2018GIOLITO(R)NY YANKEESSEVERINO(R)3-7L+2358.5 evO961780
8/10/2018RODON(L)CLEVELANDBIEBER(R) 
8/11/2018SHIELDS(R)CLEVELANDBAUER(R) 
8/12/2018COVEY(R)CLEVELANDCARRASCO(R) 
8/13/2018LOPEZ(R)@ DETROITTURNER(R) 
8/14/2018GIOLITO(R)@ DETROITHARDY(L) 
8/15/2018 @ DETROIT  
8/17/2018 KANSAS CITY  
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
CLEVELAND - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPSLGOPSRunsAvgOBPSLGOPS
All Games64-50-14.358-525.10.2570.3240.4260.7504.10.2430.2930.4000.693
Road Games27-27-9.722-314.40.2430.3050.3990.7033.70.2370.2910.3890.680
vs Left-handed Starters18-12+0.615-145.00.2550.3240.4110.7344.00.2480.2980.3960.695
Past 7 Games5-2+0.13-44.70.2310.3250.4070.7332.70.2250.2650.3220.587
Grass Games64-50-14.358-525.10.2570.3240.4260.7504.10.2430.2930.4000.693
Night Games36-34-17.236-324.80.2540.3190.4180.7374.20.2500.3030.4070.710
Division35-16+7.323-275.40.2650.3340.4400.7743.00.2210.2700.3360.605
CLEVELAND - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABH2B3BHRSLGRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games5.10.2570.32411439321012194141470.42656038684683788816410056
Road Games4.40.2430.305541901461879640.3992321704243437538284329
Lefty Starters5.00.2550.324301035264432380.4111411052242321321222911
CLEVELAND - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.891.2983091761683015610029610-18281368.3%
Road Games3.951.266134.3625912525451243-912570.6%

CHI WHITE SOX - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPSLGOPSRunsAvgOBPSLGOPS
All Games41-73-18.554-554.10.2410.2960.3880.6845.40.2530.3350.4110.746
Home Games21-36-13.830-264.10.2500.3040.3950.6985.00.2390.3160.3870.703
vs Right-handed Starters33-53-8.941-404.20.2470.3010.3950.6965.50.2570.3410.4190.759
Past 7 Games4-3+2.63-43.60.1980.2750.3630.6384.60.2110.3100.3460.655
Grass Games37-71-2352-514.10.2420.2960.3870.6825.40.2540.3350.4120.747
Night Games28-36+329-324.00.2440.2960.3950.6915.40.2550.3320.4120.744
Division16-28-10.917-234.10.2480.3020.3980.7004.80.2500.3250.3910.716
CHI WHITE SOX - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABH2B3BHRSLGRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.10.2410.2961143879935173311120.38845230011007572591839389
Home Games4.10.2500.3045719234809416510.3952251495513937638323733
Righty Starters4.20.2470.30186292572213223850.3953552258146554468586967
CHI WHITE SOX - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.741.4873762161983814217840015-22261661.9%
Home Games3.861.273198898517523772098-1212570.6%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
SHANE BIEBER recent results and season statistics
SHANE BIEBER - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts4.581.4216-210575.7312970611587-3+2.45-5
Road Starts4.501.4172-04246.013122935203-1+1.82-2
Last 3 Starts7.901.6831-1313.74.613122023161-2-1.91-2
SHANE BIEBER - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/5/2018LA ANGELS4-3-2659.5Win,UnderW5.7227017MCGUIRE(R)
7/30/2018at MINNESOTA4-5-12010Loss,Under 6.3436027SANTANA(R)
7/24/2018PITTSBURGH4-9-1709Loss,OverL1.7777202MUSGROVE(R)

CARLOS RODON recent results and season statistics
CARLOS RODON - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts2.941.0883-31064.36.4242144826534-6-0.74-6
Home Starts1.930.8212-04287.0661736202-2+0.22-2
Last 3 Starts1.690.8901-0321.37.1541019182-1+1.91-2
CARLOS RODON - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/4/2018at TAMPA BAY2-1+1357Win,Under 6103054SNELL(L)
7/29/2018TORONTO4-7-1209Loss,Over 7.7225116BORUCKI(L)
7/24/2018at LA ANGELS4-2+1758.5Win,UnderW7.7222038PENA(R)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
Games over the last 3 seasons
CLEVELAND is 32-16 (+4.8 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
24 of 45 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+1.0 Units)
Games this season
CLEVELAND is 8-2 (+4.9 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX this season
5 of 9 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+0.7 Units)

All games at CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
CLEVELAND is 15-9 (+3.0 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
13 of 22 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+3.1 Units)
Games played at CHI WHITE SOX this season.
CHI WHITE SOX is 2-2 (+1.0 Units) against CLEVELAND this season
4 of 4 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+4.0 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
6/20/2018CHI WHITE SOX0+265 Over20051LOPEZ(R)L4.3464
 CLEVELAND12-3308 ovWin122391KLUBER(R)W7011
6/19/2018CHI WHITE SOX3+175 Over80091RODON(L)L6.3452
 CLEVELAND6-1858.5 ovWin90263CLEVINGER(R)W7.7152
6/18/2018CHI WHITE SOX2+235 Under61063COVEY(R)L5465
 CLEVELAND6-2658.5 ovWin912111BAUER(R)W7032
6/14/2018CLEVELAND5-140  62282CLEVINGER(R)W7151
 CHI WHITE SOX2+1308.5 unUnder71061RODON(L) 5223
6/13/2018CLEVELAND2-180 Under140091BAUER(R)L7.7342
 CHI WHITE SOX3+1708.5 unWin40130COVEY(R)W72100
6/12/2018CLEVELAND1-135 Under50060PLUTKO(R)L4.7583
 CHI WHITE SOX5+1259.5 ovWin82070SHIELDS(R)W7140
6/11/2018CLEVELAND4-235  71290CARRASCO(R)W7021
 CHI WHITE SOX0+2159 ovUnder20150GIOLITO(R)L5444
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
SHANE BIEBER vs. CHI WHITE SOX since 1997
No recent starts.
SHANE BIEBER recent starts vs. CHI WHITE SOX
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
No recent games found.

CARLOS RODON vs. CLEVELAND since 1997
RODON is 4-2 when starting against CLEVELAND with an ERA of 2.55 and a WHIP of 1.146.
His team's record is 5-6 (+0.7 units) in these starts. The OVER is 3-7. (-4.5 units)
CARLOS RODON recent starts vs. CLEVELAND
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/19/2018at CLEVELAND3-6+1758.5Loss,OverL6.3445025CLEVINGER(R)
6/14/2018CLEVELAND2-5+1308.5Loss,Under 5222134CLEVINGER(R)
7/30/2017CLEVELAND3-1+1309.5Win,Under 6.7116129TOMLIN(R)
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring CLEVELAND in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 52.4% of the time since 1997. (1533-1392, -26.1 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 54.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (223-187, +3.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 51% of the time since 1997. (1450-1393, -113.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 50% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (191-191, -27.0 units)
No Edge.
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 50.3% of the time since 1997. (1230-1214, -154.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 52.6% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (212-191, +0.5 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHI WHITE SOX games 50.7% of the time since 1997. (1262-1227, -139.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHI WHITE SOX games 49.7% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (191-193, -27.6 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CLEVELAND
[CF] 08/09/2018 - Leonys Martin 10-day DL (08/09) ( Illness )
[CF] 07/28/2018 - Tyler Naquin 10-day DL (07/28) ( Hip )
[P] 07/10/2018 - Josh Tomlin 10-day DL (07/10) ( Hamstring )
[RF] 07/04/2018 - Lonnie Chisenhall 60-day DL (07/03) ( Calf )
[P] 06/20/2018 - Evan Marshall 10-day DL (06/20) ( Elbow )
[P] 05/04/2018 - Danny Salazar 60-day DL (03/26) ( Shoulder )
[P] 03/26/2018 - Cody Anderson 60-day DL (02/25) ( Elbow )
[P] 03/26/2018 - Ryan Merritt 60-day DL (03/26) ( Knee )
[P] 03/26/2018 - James Hoyt 10-day DL (03/26) ( Oblique )
CHI WHITE SOX
[CF] 08/07/2018 - Leury Garcia 10-day DL (08/06) ( Hamstring )
[P] 06/14/2018 - Nate Jones 10-day DL (06/14) ( Arm )
[C] 05/23/2018 - Welington Castillo 80-game Suspension (05/23) ( Suspension )
[P] 04/24/2018 - Danny Farquhar 60-day DL (04/21) ( Head )
[P] 04/23/2018 - Miguel Gonzalez 60-day DL (04/23) ( Rotator Cuff )
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