Josh Tomlin Tagged With Loss in Indians-White Sox Match
Cleveland dropped a 4-2 decision at Progressive Field on Monday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Sale.
Chicago won as a -108 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 6 2/3 innings from Chris Sale, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Josh Tomlin worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-5 advantage in hits.
Hector Santiago pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.