Josh Tomlin vs Jose Quintana Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 6-2
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the Cleveland Indians at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Jose Quintana earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dayan Viciedo in the win.
Cleveland got a 5-inning outing from Josh Tomlin in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Brantley had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Scott Downs who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.