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Oakland Athletics vs. Chicago White Sox

The Oakland Athletics and the Chicago White Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Guaranteed Rate Field.

Mike Fiers will be the starting pitcher for the Athletics on this day. Right hander Fiers is 10-3 this season with a 3.35 ERA.

The White Sox will counter Fiers with Ross Detwiler. Left hander Detwiler has a 5.72 ERA to go along with a 1-2 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Athletics as -175-moneyline favorites versus the White Sox, while the game's total opened at 11.

The White Sox were a 8-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -122 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for PUSH bettors.

Oakland was a 10-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Cubs. They lost as +135 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of PUSH bettors.

Oakland:
Team record: 65-50 SU
Oakland is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Oakland is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
Oakland is 15-6 ATS in its last 21 games on the road

Chicago:
Team record: 51-62 SU
Chi White Sox is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Chi White Sox is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Chi White Sox is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Oakland at Chicago Saturday, August 10