Rick Porcello Earns Win in Chicago vs Detroit Game
Detroit grabbed a 5-2 win over Chicago on Sunday, as Rick Porcello was credited with a win at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Tigers were a -107 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ramon Santiago in the win.
Chicago got a 5-inning outing from Chris Sale in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam Dunn had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 8.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Baltimore.