Chicago vs Cleveland Wrap - Chicago Wins 10-6
Cleveland dropped a 10-6 decision at Progressive Field on Wednesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher John Danks.
Chicago won as a +118 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
John Danks earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 5, and allowing 7 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Shelley Duncan in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Chicago heads into a battle against Detroit. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.