Chicago vs Kansas City Final: 5-4 - Recap
|Chicago vs Kansas City Final: 5-4 - Recap|
Chicago got 6 innings of work from Chris Sale en route to a 5-4 victory over Kansas City on Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field.
The White Sox were a -174 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Chris Sale earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Tyler Flowers in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Lorenzo Cain in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 11 hits, while Chicago only had 8.
The game was closed out by Addison Reed who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 3 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.