Toronto Falls 3-2 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Toronto dropped a 3-2 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Monday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jose Quintana.
Chicago won as a -143 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jose Quintana earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Marcus Semien in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher J.A. Happ worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Goins in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Toronto only had 6.
Addison Reed pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Baltimore.