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CHI WHITE SOX (20-22) AT HOUSTON (14-27) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
965: CHI WHITE SOX
966: HOUSTON
OFF
-122
20-22
14-27
24-17-1
18-21-2
4.9 / 5.1
3.5 / 4.9
(R) H NOESI
(R) J COSART
0-2
2-3
4.91
4.30
1.50
1.30
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Overcast   Temperature: 57.0 °
Humidity: 96   Wind: from the North at 16.1 gusting to 20.7 MPH (14 gusting to 18
 
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
CHI WHITE SOXNOESI +177 
HOUSTONCOSART-177
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
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 games20-22+3.1168-198-27.51441-1375-17.324-17165-1841301-1406
when the total is 9 to 9.55-4+342-31+11.2548-485+146-237-32475-515
as a road underdog of +100 to +1253-1+2.423-28-1.6205-208+21.50-323-25177-225
in road games9-12+1.275-108-19.3666-741-1111-977-100624-738
on the road when the total is 9 to 9.53-1+3.815-12+7.7215-239-9.12-19-16199-242
in May games6-7+0.538-31+10.4244-238+3.36-733-31216-246
when playing on Saturday0-6-6.224-35-12247-209+30.71-422-33211-231
in day games7-8+0.562-63-0.4508-459+24.18-751-67437-495
in games played on a grass field20-22+3.1160-192-30.61313-1222-0.824-17161-1741187-1242
against right-handed starters14-16+0.3126-143-12.71074-980+51.517-12117-138942-1031
when playing against a team with a losing record9-12-1.280-85-17.6721-616-35.510-1174-85612-678

HOUSTON team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games14-27-5.8120-244-62.61383-1452-134.918-21177-1711338-1390
when the total is 9 to 9.55-8-0.223-51-15.4406-450-80.47-640-28397-411
at home with a money line of -100 to -1250-1-1.18-8-0.8120-117-13.71-08-6103-117
in home games8-14-3.467-116-30.6758-659-41.511-1086-87647-708
at home when the total is 9 to 9.52-4-1.312-28-12.8216-206-42.93-318-18189-205
in May games5-8-0.828-41+1.6221-272-58.16-636-31221-258
when playing on Saturday2-4-1.220-38-7.1206-251-63.44-231-24227-215
in day games4-7-130-74-28.3411-456-73.34-646-49372-455
in games played on a grass field13-25-5.7117-237-62.21159-1293-156.116-20173-1651156-1203
against right-handed starters9-18-3.887-174-40.21029-1085-103.815-11131-1171017-1024
when playing against a team with a losing record4-12-5.257-95-17.9718-614-22.58-775-71623-658
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.
CHI WHITE SOX - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
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)8-3W-1058.5 ovO1180431
5/8/2014CARROLL(R)CHICAGO CUBSARRIETA(R)5-12L-1209 unO1311115131
5/9/2014RIENZO(R)ARIZONAMCCARTHY(R)9-3W+1209 unO1562450
5/10/2014QUINTANA(L)ARIZONAMILEY(L)3-4L-1158.5 unU7301280
5/11/2014NOESI(R)ARIZONAANDERSON(R)1-5L+1009 evU42110100
5/12/2014DANKS(L)@ OAKLANDCHAVEZ(R)4-5L1828 evO760880
5/13/2014CARROLL(R)@ OAKLANDPOMERANZ(L)0-11L1758.5 ovO4411780
5/14/2014RIENZO(R)@ OAKLANDMILONE(L)4-2W1829 unU950330
5/16/2014QUINTANA(L)@ HOUSTONMCHUGH(R) 
5/17/2014NOESI(R)@ HOUSTONCOSART(R) 
5/18/2014DANKS(L)@ HOUSTONPEACOCK(R) 
5/19/2014CARROLL(R)@ KANSAS CITYVARGAS(L) 
5/20/2014RIENZO(R)@ KANSAS CITYVENTURA(R) 
5/21/2014QUINTANA(L)@ KANSAS CITYGUTHRIE(R) 
5/22/2014SALE(L)NY YANKEESPHELPS(R) 
5/23/2014 NY YANKEES  
5/24/2014 NY YANKEES  

HOUSTON - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
5/3/2014KEUCHEL(L)SEATTLEIWAKUMA(R)8-9L+1108 unO1162951
5/4/2014MCHUGH(R)SEATTLEMAURER(R)7-8L-1108.5 unO11611270
5/5/2014COSART(R)@ DETROITSCHERZER(R)0-2L2307.5 evU342671
5/6/2014OBERHOLTZER(L)@ DETROITRAY(L)4-11L1659 evO9501871
5/7/2014PEACOCK(R)@ DETROITPORCELLO(R)2-3L1878.5 unU760560
5/8/2014KEUCHEL(L)@ DETROITSMYLY(L)6-2W1709 unU830740
5/9/2014FELDMAN(R)@ BALTIMORECHEN(L)3-4L1508.5 unU630841
5/10/2014MCHUGH(R)@ BALTIMOREGONZALEZ(R)4-5L1358.5 evO119013101
5/11/2014COSART(R)@ BALTIMORETILLMAN(R)5-2W1708.5 unU11110870
5/12/2014PEACOCK(R)TEXASLEWIS(R)0-4L+1259 ovU111211081
5/13/2014KEUCHEL(L)TEXASHARRISON(L)8-0W+1058 unP1181740
5/14/2014FELDMAN(R)TEXASTEPESCH(R)5-4W+1058.5 unO111101180
5/16/2014MCHUGH(R)CHI WHITE SOXQUINTANA(L) 
5/17/2014COSART(R)CHI WHITE SOXNOESI(R) 
5/18/2014PEACOCK(R)CHI WHITE SOXDANKS(L) 
5/19/2014KEUCHEL(L)@ LA ANGELSRICHARDS(R) 
5/20/2014FELDMAN(R)@ LA ANGELSSKAGGS(L) 
5/21/2014MCHUGH(R)@ LA ANGELSWEAVER(R) 
5/22/2014COSART(R)@ SEATTLEYOUNG(R) 
5/23/2014 @ SEATTLE  
5/24/2014 @ SEATTLE  
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.
CHI WHITE SOX - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games20-22+3.124-174.90.2600.3185.10.2590.342
Road Games9-12+1.211-94.60.2510.3005.20.2870.358
vs Right-handed Starters14-16+0.317-124.70.2550.3195.30.2620.346
Past 7 Games2-5-2.34-33.70.2500.2806.00.2820.358
Grass Games20-22+3.124-174.90.2600.3185.10.2590.342
Day Games7-8+0.58-75.20.2620.3145.30.2620.347
CHI WHITE SOX - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.90.2600.318421465381130460.031931243822327836324528
Road Games4.60.2510.3002172918365220.0390511911312921132216
Righty Starters4.70.2550.31930104726790300.03131992831621029272622
CHI WHITE SOX - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.091.46114171641208861048-76460%
Road Games4.121.50063.3312964431414-250100%

HOUSTON - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games14-27-5.818-213.50.2290.2944.90.2660.331
Home Games8-14-3.411-103.70.2380.3025.50.2710.333
vs Right-handed Starters9-18-3.815-113.60.2280.2975.20.2690.341
Past 7 Games4-3+2.52-44.40.2800.3523.00.2660.292
Grass Games13-25-5.716-203.50.2280.2944.80.2670.329
Day Games4-7-0.94-64.20.2290.2924.50.2450.305
HOUSTON - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games3.50.2290.294411378315115430.031371283663127735253627
Home Games3.70.2380.3022274117663230.0376682131115913202115
Righty Starters3.60.2280.2972792521173290.0392912622119916152521
HOUSTON - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games5.731.563127.3838114618531104-87846.7%
Home Games5.421.44176.3464682828653-33442.9%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
HECTOR NOESI recent results and season statistics
HECTOR NOESI - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts4.911.5000-2314.74.9881715121-2-0.80-3
Road Starts1.801.0000-0155.01140161-0+1.20-1
Last 3 Starts4.911.5000-2314.74.9881715121-2-0.80-3
HECTOR NOESI - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/11/2014ARIZONA1-5+1009Loss,UnderL6338134ANDERSON(R)
5/6/2014at CHICAGO CUBS5-1+1257Win,Under 5114016JACKSON(R)
4/30/2014DETROIT1-5+1558Loss,UnderL3.7445012SCHERZER(R)

JARRED COSART recent results and season statistics
JARRED COSART - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts4.301.2952-38445.5222137520313-5-0.33-4
Home Starts3.711.0591-13175.7771226131-2-0.51-2
Last 3 Starts1.891.2631-13196.3541717121-2-0.30-3
JARRED COSART - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/11/2014at BALTIMORE5-2+1708.5Win,UnderW6228023TILLMAN(R)
5/5/2014at DETROIT0-2+2307.5Loss,UnderL7104033SCHERZER(R)
4/29/2014WASHINGTON3-4+1258.5Loss,Under 6225126GONZALEZ(L)
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
HOUSTON is 6-4 (+4.5 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
5 of 10 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-0.4 Units, Under=-1.0 Units)
Games this season
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

All games at HOUSTON over the last 3 seasons
HOUSTON is 3-1 (+3.0 Units) against CHI WHITE SOX over the last 3 seasons
3 of 4 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+1.8 Units)
Games played at HOUSTON this season.
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

Pitcher Versus Team Past History
HECTOR NOESI vs. HOUSTON since 1997
No recent starts.
HECTOR NOESI recent starts vs. HOUSTON
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
No recent games found.

JARRED COSART vs. CHI WHITE SOX since 1997
COSART is 0-0 when starting against CHI WHITE SOX with an ERA of 1.50 and a WHIP of 2.000.
His team's record is 0-1 (-1.0 units) in these starts. The UNDER is 1-0. (+1.0 units)
JARRED COSART recent starts vs. CHI WHITE SOX
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/28/2013at CHI WHITE SOX1-6+2157.5Loss,Under 6117054SALE(L)
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 Nobody in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1083, -71.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHI WHITE SOX games 54.3% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (165-139, +9.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in HOUSTON games 51.5% of the time since 1997. (1197-1129, -81.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in HOUSTON games 55.8% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (177-140, +0.8 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 CHI WHITE SOX games 50.5% of the time since 1997. (934-915, -111.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHI WHITE SOX games 54.8% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (154-127, +10.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in HOUSTON games 51.7% of the time since 1997. (955-891, -63.1 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in HOUSTON games 51.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (128-121, -9.0 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CHI WHITE SOX
[1B] 05/15/2014 - Jose Abreu is not expected to be in the starting lineup Friday vs. Houston Astros ( Ankle )
[LF] 05/04/2014 - Adam Eaton 15-day DL (5/3) ( Hamstring )
[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 )
HOUSTON
[P] 05/14/2014 - Anthony Bass 15-day DL (5/11) ( Oblique )
[P] 04/26/2014 - Matt Albers 15-day DL (4/22) ( Shoulder )
[P] 03/31/2014 - Jesse Crain 60-day DL (3/21) ( Bicep )
[P] 03/31/2014 - Alex White 15-day DL (3/21) ( Elbow )
[P] 03/31/2014 - Asher Wojcie 15-day DL (3/21) ( Side )
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