Chicago vs Texas Final: 2-1 - Recap
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 2-1 win against the Texas Rangers at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago won as a +122 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 8 innings from Jose Quintana, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 1 RBI from Kevin Youkilis in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Matt Harrison worked 8 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Texas only had 2.
Addison Reed pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Texas, they head home to face Minnesota.