Chicago vs Toronto Final: 7-2 - Recap
Chicago got 6 1/3 innings of work from Francisco Liriano en route to a 7-2 victory over Toronto on Thursday at Rogers Centre.
Chicago was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Francisco Liriano earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Alex Rios in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Aaron Laffey worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jeff Mathis in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Texas.