Recap - Chicago Defeats Oakland 4-3
|Recap - Chicago Defeats Oakland 4-3|
Oakland dropped a 4-3 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brett Myers.
The White Sox were a -106 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Brett Myers earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jemile Weeks in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.