Chicago Drops Washington 3-0 - Match Report
Washington couldn't get its offense rolling against Jake Peavy in a 3-0 loss to Chicago in baseball action on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as -154 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 1 2/3 innings from John Danks, who gave up 0 earned runs on 0 hits, while striking out 2. Jake Peavy earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Ramon Castro in the win.
Washington got a 7-inning outing from Tom Gorzelanny in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Desmond had 1 hit in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 10 hits, while Washington only had 2.
The game was closed out by Sergio Santos who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.