Dylan Axelrod vs Joe Saunders Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 8-1
Baltimore dropped an 8-1 decision at Camden Yards on Wednesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Dylan Axelrod.
Chicago won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 7 1/3 innings from Dylan Axelrod, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 3 RBIs from Gordon Beckham in the win.
Baltimore got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 1 hit in the loss for the Orioles.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-3 advantage in hits.