Los Angeles Downed 6-1 By Chicago - C.J. Wilson Takes Loss
Chicago grabbed a 6-1 win over Los Angeles on Thursday, as Chris Sale was credited with a win at Angel Stadium.
Chicago was an underdog by +141 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 5 1/3 innings from Chris Sale, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Adam Dunn in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Mark Trumbo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 13 hits, while Los Angeles only had 6.
Chicago heads into a battle against Chicago. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.