Chicago vs Detroit Recap - Tigers Over White Sox 7-6
Chicago lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 7-6 to Detroit in 12 innings.
Detroit was favored by -134 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 6 2/3 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. Alberto Alburquerque earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Andy Dirks in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Chris Sale worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Paul Konerko in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 12 hits, while Detroit only had 11.