Detroit vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 6-2
|Detroit vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 6-2|
Detroit dropped a 6-2 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Monday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Sale.
Bettors who backed the White Sox were rewarded as +112 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 9 innings from Chris Sale, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the White Sox got 2 RBIs from Josh Phegley in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Miguel Cabrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 14 hits, while Detroit only had 9.