Mark Buehrle Earns Win in Minnesota vs Chicago Game
|Mark Buehrle Earns Win in Minnesota vs Chicago Game|
Chicago used a 2-HR day from Carlos Quentin on Friday at Target Field as the White Sox defeated Minnesota 5-3 in baseball action.
Chicago won as a -106 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 8 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 4 RBIs from Carlos Quentin in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Nick Blackburn worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kubel in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 9 hits, while Minnesota only had 5.
The game was closed out by Chris Sale who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.