Kevin Slowey vs Mark Buehrle Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-0
Chicago's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Minnesota scoreless in a 3-0 victory on Monday at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago was favored by -180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 7 2/3 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Tyler Flowers in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Slowey worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ben Revere in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Minnesota only had 4.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.