Los Angeles vs Chicago Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 4-3
Chicago dropped a 4-3 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jered Weaver.
Los Angeles was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Jered Weaver earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Maicer Izturis in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Philip Humber worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 5.
The game was closed out by Jordan Walden who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.