Philip Humber Tagged With Loss in White Sox-Red Sox Match
Boston used a 2-HR day from Jarrod Saltalamacchia on Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field as the Red Sox defeated Chicago 10-3 in baseball action.
Boston won as a -106 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 6 innings from Felix Doubront, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 4 RBIs from Kevin Youkilis in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Philip Humber worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 9 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Paul Konerko in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 12 hits, while Chicago only had 7.
Junichi Tazawa pitched the final 3 innings for the save. He struck out 4 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.