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CHICAGO CUBS (11-20) AT CHI WHITE SOX (17-17) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
979: CHICAGO CUBS
980: CHI WHITE SOX
8.0
-104
11-20
17-17
15-15-1
19-14-1
3.7 / 4.1
5.0 / 5.0
(L) T WOOD
(L) J DANKS
2-3
2-2
3.34
5.00
1.25
1.58
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
CHICAGO CUBSWOOD-111 
CHI WHITE SOXDANKS +111 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
CHICAGO CUBS team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games11-21-8138-218-49.11325-1484-283.815-16155-1841318-1371
when the total is 8 to 8.53-1+3.238-63-16.8437-485-84.21-347-52459-438
as a road underdog of +100 to +1250-1-115-29-12.4145-197-33.50-116-25160-163
in road games4-9-3.262-113-22.3613-787-114.15-773-93644-692
on the road when the total is 8 to 8.50-1-116-37-14.5231-286-41.80-125-28264-242
in May games2-3-0.525-34-6.9232-242-39.42-330-27209-242
when playing on Wednesday2-4-1.421-33-8.2215-219-31.33-222-31190-227
in an inter-league game0-4-4.618-21-0.6121-138-24.40-418-18117-132
in games played on a grass field11-21-8138-218-49.11268-1400-261.615-16155-1841254-1300
in night games5-9-3.667-110-22.6606-725-136.57-683-83620-646
against left-handed starters4-4+1.144-52+4.3359-386-67.94-436-54351-360
after a loss8-12-2.788-128-18.4709-765-81.67-1296-114694-719
after 3 or more consecutive losses2-3-0.429-45-8174-223-38.72-336-37202-181

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 games17-17+4.4165-193-26.21438-1370-1619-14160-1811296-1403
when the total is 8 to 8.510-9+4.265-95-30.9353-355-27.710-970-83334-354
at home with a money line of -100 to -1251-1-0.119-27-12.2180-162-6.40-225-19172-159
in home games9-7+391-87-7773-631-5.210-685-82674-666
at home when the total is 8 to 8.57-3+5.233-47-19.5165-156-25.65-536-38155-153
in May games3-2+1.835-26+11.8241-233+4.61-428-28211-243
when playing on Wednesday2-3-0.227-27+0.1228-203+7.54-128-23197-219
in an inter-league game3-2+1.820-23-4.6178-134+38.72-319-21148-153
in games played on a grass field17-17+4.4157-187-29.31310-1217+0.519-14156-1711182-1239
in night games11-10+4.8104-131-24.9926-906-38.911-9109-116854-904
against left-handed starters4-4+2.240-53-15.5365-393-69.55-346-44357-373
after a win7-9-0.683-81+0.1750-687-2.49-771-84667-711
after 3 or more consecutive wins0-0023-19+3.8220-172+26.70-017-23191-190
when playing against a team with a losing record7-9078-82-16.5719-613-34.37-971-83609-676
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.
CHICAGO CUBS - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/23/2014SAMARDZIJA(R)ARIZONAMILEY(L)5-7L-1156.5 unO5321081
4/24/2014JACKSON(R)ARIZONABOLSINGER(R)2-5L-12010 evU561841
4/25/2014VILLANUEVA(R)@ MILWAUKEEGARZA(R)2-5L1608 unU5411290
4/26/2014WOOD(L)@ MILWAUKEEESTRADA(R)3-5L1507.5 ovO410860
4/27/2014HAMMEL(R)@ MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R)4-0W1357.5 unU952350
4/29/2014SAMARDZIJA(R)@ CINCINNATISIMON(R)2-3L1207.5 unU88011110
4/30/2014JACKSON(R)@ CINCINNATICINGRANI(L)9-4W1707.5 unO13110752
5/2/2014WOOD(L)ST LOUISWAINWRIGHT(R)6-5W+1508 unO1261840
5/3/2014ARRIETA(R)ST LOUISWACHA(R)3-0W+1658 unU660780
5/4/2014HAMMEL(R)ST LOUISLYNN(R)4-5L+1207 unO5801171
5/5/2014SAMARDZIJA(R)CHI WHITE SOXQUINTANA(L)1-3L-1256.5 unU472680
5/6/2014JACKSON(R)CHI WHITE SOXNOESI(R)1-5L-1357 ovU4601160
5/7/2014WOOD(L)@ CHI WHITE SOXDANKS(L) 
5/8/2014ARRIETA(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXCARROLL(R) 
5/9/2014HAMMEL(R)@ ATLANTATEHERAN(R) 
5/10/2014SAMARDZIJA(R)@ ATLANTASANTANA(R) 
5/11/2014JACKSON(R)@ ATLANTAWOOD(L) 
5/12/2014WOOD(L)@ ST LOUISLYONS(L) 
5/13/2014ARRIETA(R)@ ST LOUISWAINWRIGHT(R) 
5/14/2014 @ ST LOUIS  

CHI WHITE SOX - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/23/2014RIENZO(R)@ DETROITSMYLY(L)6-4W1758.5 unO1030640
4/24/2014QUINTANA(L)@ DETROITSCHERZER(R)4-7L1907.5 unO11801371
4/25/2014JOHNSON(R)TAMPA BAYARCHER(R)9-6W+1258.5 unO124010110
4/26/2014DANKS(L)TAMPA BAYRAMOS(L)0-4L+1008.5 unU5719100
4/27/2014CARROLL(R)TAMPA BAYPRICE(L)9-2W+1508 evO1151764
4/28/2014RIENZO(R)TAMPA BAYODORIZZI(R)7-3W+1209 unO1292781
4/29/2014QUINTANA(L)DETROITVERLANDER(R)3-4L+1258.5 unU761950
4/30/2014NOESI(R)DETROITSCHERZER(R)1-5L+1558 evU681890
5/2/2014DANKS(L)@ CLEVELANDSALAZAR(R)5-12L1358.5 unO10821372
5/3/2014CARROLL(R)@ CLEVELANDMASTERSON(R)0-2L1558.5 evU562552
5/4/2014RIENZO(R)@ CLEVELANDKLUBER(R)4-3W1408.5 unU4309120
5/5/2014QUINTANA(L)@ CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA(R)3-1W1156.5 unU680472
5/6/2014NOESI(R)@ CHICAGO CUBSJACKSON(R)5-1W1257 ovU1160460
5/7/2014DANKS(L)CHICAGO CUBSWOOD(L) 
5/8/2014CARROLL(R)CHICAGO CUBSARRIETA(R) 
5/9/2014RIENZO(R)ARIZONAMCCARTHY(R) 
5/10/2014QUINTANA(L)ARIZONAMILEY(L) 
5/11/2014NOESI(R)ARIZONABOLSINGER(R) 
5/12/2014DANKS(L)@ OAKLANDCHAVEZ(R) 
5/13/2014CARROLL(R)@ OAKLANDSTRAILY(R) 
5/14/2014 @ OAKLAND  
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.
CHICAGO CUBS - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games11-20-715-153.70.2280.2934.10.2480.311
Road Games4-9-3.25-73.10.2220.2693.70.2450.314
vs Left-handed Starters4-4+1.14-44.10.2540.3253.50.2140.274
Past 7 Games3-4+0.23-43.70.2180.3013.60.2500.304
Grass Games11-20-715-153.70.2280.2934.10.2480.311
Night Games5-9-3.67-64.10.2370.3033.90.2460.310
Interleague0-4-4.60-40.50.1320.2063.20.2430.293
CHICAGO CUBS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games3.70.2280.29331105624172250.02108962852221024202827
Road Games3.10.2220.2691346510328100.02383012712881191411
Lefty Starters4.10.2540.3258276702380.033129655589685
CHICAGO CUBS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.071.39090.74541801046852-84450%
Road Games1.941.08041.79926119371-22250%

CHI WHITE SOX - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games17-17+4.419-145.00.2600.3225.00.2580.342
Home Games9-7+310-65.20.2630.3364.80.2260.327
vs Left-handed Starters4-4+2.25-36.20.2890.3294.20.2420.332
Past 7 Games3-4-0.21-63.00.2070.2714.00.2180.293
Grass Games17-17+4.419-145.00.2600.3225.00.2580.342
Night Games11-10+4.811-94.70.2540.3184.60.2500.334
Interleague3-2+1.82-35.60.2660.3184.60.2560.326
CHI WHITE SOX - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games5.00.2600.322341195311109360.031591083102123330263523
Home Games5.20.2630.3361656314852180.03776214691191114177
Lefty Starters6.20.2890.32982878329120.0447176564844145
CHI WHITE SOX - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.801.4571165549100469847-75455.6%
Home Games4.031.50860.3312745246484-51420%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
TRAVIS WOOD recent results and season statistics
TRAVIS WOOD - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts3.341.2482-3637.76.316144037372-4-1.83-3
Road Starts5.561.8520-2211.35.777181350-2-21-1
Last 3 Starts3.661.1182-1319.76.6981923182-1+1.52-1
TRAVIS WOOD - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/2/2014ST LOUIS6-5+1508Win,OverW7326006WAINWRIGHT(R)
4/26/2014at MILWAUKEE3-5+1507.5Loss,OverL5.7557133ESTRADA(R)
4/21/2014ARIZONA5-1-1108.5Win,UnderW7116109ARROYO(R)

JOHN DANKS recent results and season statistics
JOHN DANKS - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts5.001.5832-26366.0202037320212-4-13-3
Home Starts4.071.4711-1317.75.98816110111-2-0.82-1
Last 3 Starts6.881.9411-23175.713132321081-2-0.21-2
JOHN DANKS - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/2/2014at CLEVELAND5-12+1358.5Loss,OverL58810233SALAZAR(R)
4/26/2014TAMPA BAY0-4+1008.5Loss,UnderL5.7447044RAMOS(L)
4/21/2014at DETROIT3-1+1828.5Win,UnderW6.3116031SANCHEZ(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
CHICAGO CUBS is 6-6 (+0.1 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
6 of 10 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+1.5 Units)
Games this season
CHI WHITE SOX is 2-0 (+2.4 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
2 of 2 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+2.0 Units)

All games at CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
CHICAGO CUBS is 4-1 (+4.2 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
2 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-0.1 Units, Under=-0.2 Units)
Games played at CHI WHITE SOX this season.
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
5/6/2014CHI WHITE SOX5+125  111060NOESI(R) 5141
 CHICAGO CUBS1-1357 ovUnder40260JACKSON(R) 7160
5/5/2014CHI WHITE SOX3+115  60180QUINTANA(L) 7113
 CHICAGO CUBS1-1256.5 unUnder40172SAMARDZIJA(R) 9032
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
TRAVIS WOOD vs. CHI WHITE SOX since 1997
WOOD is 2-0 when starting against CHI WHITE SOX with an ERA of 2.25 and a WHIP of 1.250.
His team's record is 2-0 (+3.1 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-1. (-1.1 units)
TRAVIS WOOD recent starts vs. CHI WHITE SOX
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/30/2013CHI WHITE SOX8-3+11511WinW6225026PEAVY(R)
6/19/2012at CHI WHITE SOX2-1+1959Win,UnderW6114045PEAVY(R)

JOHN DANKS vs. CHICAGO CUBS since 1997
DANKS is 3-2 when starting against CHICAGO CUBS with an ERA of 3.06 and a WHIP of 1.076.
His team's record is 3-3 (+0.2 units) in these starts. The OVER is 3-3. (-0.4 units)
JOHN DANKS recent starts vs. CHICAGO CUBS
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/29/2013at CHICAGO CUBS3-9+1259.5Loss,OverL4446212FELDMAN(R)
5/19/2012at CHICAGO CUBS7-4+1259Win,OverW6.3003014DEMPSTER(R)
6/27/2010CHICAGO CUBS6-8-1357.5Loss,OverL5667125DEMPSTER(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 CHICAGO CUBS in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1103, -16.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 49.7% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (147-149, -24.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 51.1% of the time since 1997. (1129-1080, -70.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 54.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (162-136, +10.6 units)
Edge=CHI WHITE SOX
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 51.1% of the time since 1997. (996-954, -102.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 54.2% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (143-121, +6.6 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHI WHITE SOX games 50.5% of the time since 1997. (929-912, -112.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHI WHITE SOX games 54.6% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (149-124, +8.3 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CHICAGO CUBS
[CF] 05/03/2014 - Ryan Sweeney 15-day DL (5/3) ( Hamstring )
[P] 04/27/2014 - Jose Veras 15-day DL (4/25) ( Oblique )
[CF] 04/24/2014 - Justin Ruggiano 15-day DL (4/24) ( Hamstring )
[P] 03/31/2014 - James McDonald 60-day DL (2/23) ( Shoulder )
[P] 03/28/2014 - Kyuji Fujikawa 60-day DL (3/21) ( Elbow )
CHI WHITE SOX
[LF] 05/04/2014 - Adam Eaton 15-day DL (5/3) ( Hamstring )
[3B] 04/27/2014 - Conor Gillaspie 15-day DL (4/22) ( Hand )
[P] 04/22/2014 - Chris Sale 15-day DL (4/18) ( Elbow )
[P] 04/19/2014 - Felipe Paulino 15-day DL (4/19) ( Shoulder )
[RF] 04/10/2014 - Avisail Garcia 60-day DL (4/9); out for season ( Shoulder )
[P] 04/04/2014 - Nate Jones 60-day DL (4/4) ( Hip )
[2B] 03/30/2014 - Jeff Keppinger 15-day DL (3/21) ( Shoulder )
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