John Danks Earns Win in Chicago vs Chicago Game
Chicago got a 7-4 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with John Danks earning the victory and helping White Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as +127 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
John Danks earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dayan Viciedo in the win.
Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Ryan Dempster in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Alfonso Soriano had 3 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.