Game Wrap - Chicago 6-4 Victors Over Angels
Chicago needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Los Angeles for a 6-4 final at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from Jake Peavy, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Sergio Santos earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Omar Vizquel in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Erick Aybar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 15 hits, while Los Angeles only had 9.
The game was closed out by Matt Thornton who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Texas.