Chicago vs Seattle Wrap - Chicago Wins 5-2
|Chicago vs Seattle Wrap - Chicago Wins 5-2|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Seattle was handed a 5-2 defeat against Chicago on Sunday at Safeco Field.
Chicago was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Sergio Santos earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Alexei Ramirez in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Milton Bradley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 12 hits, while Seattle only had 9.
Chicago heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Seattle, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.