Toronto Tops Chicago 11-9 - Recap
|Toronto Tops Chicago 11-9 - Recap|
Toronto got a 11-9 victory over Chicago on Sunday, with Jesse Chavez earning the victory and helping Blue Jays moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.
Toronto got 4 1/3 innings from Brett Cecil, who gave up 6 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Jesse Chavez earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 3 RBIs from Colby Rasmus in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Dylan Axelrod worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kevin Youkilis in a losing cause.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-10 advantage in hits.
Casey Janssen pitched the final 1 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Toronto heads into a battle against Cleveland. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.