Toronto Downed 4-3 By Chicago - Francisco Cordero Takes Loss
Chicago got a 4-3 victory over Toronto on Thursday, with Addison Reed earning the victory and helping White Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as -146 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Addison Reed earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Alex Rios in the win.
Toronto got a 7-inning outing from Henderson Alvarez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Yunel Escobar had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Atlanta.