Chicago vs Cleveland Final: 8-1 - Recap
Chicago used a 2-HR day from Brent Morel on Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field as the White Sox defeated Cleveland 8-1 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as -158 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 5 2/3 innings from Gavin Floyd, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. Matt Thornton earned the victory, while the White Sox got 4 RBIs from Paul Konerko in the win.
Cleveland got a 6 1/3-inning outing from David Huff in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Asdrubal Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.