Chicago Tops Kansas City 9-8 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 14 as Kansas City was handed a 9-8 defeat against Chicago on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
Chicago was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Dylan Axelrod earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dayan Viciedo in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.