Chicago vs Baltimore Wrap - Baltimore Wins 4-3
Chicago dropped a 4-3 decision at Camden Yards on Monday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Pedro Strop.
Baltimore was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Baltimore got 6 innings from Wei-Yin Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. Pedro Strop earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Nate McLouth in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Francisco Liriano worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kevin Youkilis in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.