Clayton Mortensen Tagged With Loss in Rockies-White Sox Match
Chicago scored 2 runs in the 10 to edge Colorado 6-4 on Thursday at Coors Field.
Chicago won as a -101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jesse Crain earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Juan Pierre in the win.
Colorado got a 6-inning outing from Aaron Cook in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jonathan Herrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 13 hits, while Colorado only had 9.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track vs Kansas City.