April 16, 2018 3:32 PM CDT

Chicago White Sox vs Oakland Athletics 4/16/2018

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The Oakland Athletics are 3-5 at home this season and are heavy favorites to beat the Chicago White Sox who are 3-3 on the road this season. The Athletics have a better than 60% chance of winning based on 10,000 game simulations generated one play at a time by the AccuScore Simulation Supercomputer. Athletics\' starter Daniel Mengden is forecasted to have a better game than White Sox\' starter Reynaldo Lopez. Daniel Mengden has a 53% chance of having a Quality Start (QS) while Reynaldo Lopez has a 31% chance of a QS. If Daniel Mengden has a quality start the Athletics has a 83% chance of winning. His simulated strikeout to walk ratio is 5.2 and he has a 42% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio. When he has a 5/1 ratio the Athletics win 70%. In Reynaldo Lopez quality starts the White Sox win 63%. He has a 8% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio and if he does his team wins 63% of simulations. In simulations we tracked the batter for each team that was most productive based his average hits, walks and RBI per simulation. The most productive batter for the Oakland Athletics is Jed Lowrie who averaged 2.83 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 51% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the Athletics have a 75% chance of winning. The most productive batter for the Chicago White Sox is Jose Abreu who averaged 2.22 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 37% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the White Sox have a 52% chance of winning.

CURRENT SEASON: We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. NEITHER TEAM HAS UNITS EDGE

Chicago White SoxRECORDOakland AthleticsRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road3-3, 50% 109Record at Home3-5, 38% -242Chicago White Sox
VS Oakland Athletics0-0 No GamesVS Chicago White Sox0-0 No GamesN/A
vs Team Under .5003-5, 38% -170vs Team Under .5003-3, 50% 7Oakland Athletics
Record As Road Underdog3-3, 50% 109Record As Home Favorite2-3, 40% -162Chicago White Sox
When Reynaldo Lopez Starts0-2, 0% -200When Daniel Mengden Starts1-2, 33% -31Oakland Athletics

LAST SEASON: We advise focusing on these trends in the first month of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Oakland Athletics

Chicago White SoxRECORDOakland AthleticsRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road28-53, 35% -1004Record at Home46-35, 57% 1209Oakland Athletics
VS Oakland Athletics1-5, 17% -382VS Chicago White Sox5-1, 83% 296Oakland Athletics
vs Team Under .50044-46, 49% 834vs Team Under .50051-62, 45% -1137Chicago White Sox
Record As Road Underdog26-52, 33% -1071Record As Home Favorite21-14, 60% 287Oakland Athletics
When Reynaldo Lopez Starts4-3, 57% 236When Daniel Mengden Starts5-1, 83% 425Oakland Athletics

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

Chicago White SoxRECORDOakland AthleticsRECORDO-U EDGE
OVER-UNDER ON ROAD2-4, 33% OverOVER-UNDER AT HOME4-4, 50% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS2-4, 33% OverROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS4-4, 50% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON37-42, 47% OverROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON43-31, 58% OverOVER
OVER-UNDER IN Reynaldo Lopez STARTS0-2, 0% OverOVER-UNDER IN Daniel Mengden STARTS3-0, 100% OverN/A

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SIDE VALUE (Current Season) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 3-3, 50% -17 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 0-8, 0% -800 SIDE VALUE (Last Season) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 46-35, 57% +1184 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 38-43, 47% -315

MONEY LINE (Current Season) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 5-1, 83% +299 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 4-4, 50% -102 MONEY LINE (Last Season) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 57-24, 70% +1124 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 41-40, 51% -478

OVER-UNDER RECORD (Current Season) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 1-4, 20% -340 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 5-3, 62% + 170 OVER-UNDER RECORD (LAST SEASON) - Chicago White Sox Road Games: 37-37, 50% -370 Oakland Athletics Home Games: 28-36, 44% -1160

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