Chicago Chicago Game Ends in 1-0 White Sox Victory - Recap
Chicago's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Chicago scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Saturday at Wrigley Field.
The White Sox were a +104 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Philip Humber earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Juan Pierre in the win.
Chicago got a 9-inning outing from Matt Garza in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Darwin Barney had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 5 hits, while Chicago only had 4.
Matt Thornton pitched the final 2 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.