Chicago Tampa Bay Game Ends in 9-2 White Sox Victory - Recap
|Chicago Tampa Bay Game Ends in 9-2 White Sox Victory - Recap|
Chicago got 6 innings of work from Gavin Floyd en route to a 9-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Thursday at Tropicana Field.
Chicago won as a -103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Gavin Floyd earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Omar Vizquel in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeff Niemann worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Sam Fuld in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
Chicago heads into a battle against Detroit. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.