Game Wrap - Chicago 2-1 Victors Over Dodgers
Los Angeles dropped a 2-1 decision at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher John Danks.
Chicago was an underdog by +167 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
John Danks earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Adam Dunn in the win.
Los Angeles got a 6-inning outing from Josh Beckett in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Dee Gordon had 2 hits in the loss for the Dodgers.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-2 advantage in hits.
Ronald Belisario pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Chicago heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.