Game Wrap - Chicago 7-5 Victors Over Red Sox
|Game Wrap - Chicago 7-5 Victors Over Red Sox|
Boston dropped a 7-5 decision at Fenway Park on Tuesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Philip Humber.
Chicago was an underdog by +175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from Philip Humber, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 3 RBIs from Kevin Youkilis in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jon Lester worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Carl Crawford in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 11 hits, while Boston only had 9.
Addison Reed pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.