Chicago vs Cleveland Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Chicago vs Cleveland Final: 4-2 - Recap|
Chicago got 6 innings of work from Edwin Jackson en route to a 4-2 victory over Cleveland on Sunday at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 1 RBI from Paul Konerko in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ezequiel Carrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 6 hits, while Cleveland only had 5.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 2/3 innings 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 Detroit. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.