Cleveland Falls 8-2 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of an 8-2 win against the Cleveland Indians at U.S. Cellular Field.
The White Sox were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Gavin Floyd earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Alexei Ramirez in the win.
Cleveland got a 5-inning outing from Fausto Carmona in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt LaPorta had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 10 hits, while Cleveland only had 7.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Cincinnati.