Trevor Cahill Tagged With Loss in Athletics-White Sox Match
Chicago grabbed a 4-3 win over Oakland on Sunday, as Mark Buehrle was credited with a win at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Chicago was an underdog by +142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 6 1/3 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Alexei Ramirez in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 7 innings, giving up 10 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Mark Ellis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 11 hits, while Oakland only had 10.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.