Jake Peavy vs Derek Holland Battle Sees Texas Fall 8-6

Jake Peavy vs Derek Holland Battle Sees Texas Fall 8-6

Chicago used a 3-HR day from Carlos Quentin on Tuesday at Rangers Ballpark as the White Sox defeated Texas 8-6 in baseball action.

The White Sox were a +119 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Chicago got 3 innings from Jake Peavy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Tony Pena earned the victory, while the White Sox got 5 RBIs from Carlos Quentin in the win.

Texas got a 4-inning outing from Derek Holland in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Hamilton had 3 hits in the loss for the Rangers.

The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 12 hits, while Chicago only had 10.

Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.