Minnesota vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 5-4
|Minnesota vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 5-4|
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the Minnesota Twins at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Chicago got 5 1/3 innings from Andre Rienzo, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. David Purcey earned the victory, while the White Sox got 1 RBI from Conor Gillaspie in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Oswaldo Arcia in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 8 hits, while Chicago only had 7.
Addison Reed pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.