John Danks vs Kevin Millwood Battle Sees Seattle Fall 7-4
Chicago got a 7-4 victory over Seattle on Sunday, with John Danks earning the victory and helping White Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as -117 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from John Danks, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 3 RBIs from Alex Rios in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Kevin Millwood worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 12 hits, while Seattle only had 8.
Hector Santiago pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Seattle will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.