James Shields vs Chris Sale Tilt Ends in Chicago 1-0 Win
Kansas City couldn't get its offense rolling against Chris Sale in a 1-0 loss to Chicago in baseball action on Monday.
Chicago won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chris Sale earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Tyler Flowers in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher James Shields worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alcides Escobar in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Addison Reed pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.