Chicago Falls 7-3 to Detroit - Recap
Chicago wasted a 11-effort from Chris Sale and fell 7-3 on Monday against Detroit at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -119 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Chicago got an 8-inning outing from Chris Sale in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Alex Rios had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 5.