Oakland Falls 4-3 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Oakland dropped a 4-3 decision at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Friday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Philip Humber.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from Philip Humber, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 1 RBI from Alex Rios in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.