Chicago Falls 3-1 to Kansas City - Recap
Chicago dropped a 3-1 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Thursday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jeremy Guthrie.
Kansas City was an underdog by +106 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Jeremy Guthrie earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Alex Gordon in the win.
Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Gavin Floyd in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Gordon Beckham had 4 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Philadelphia. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.