Chris Sale vs Matt Shoemaker Battle Sees Chicago Fall 6-5
Los Angeles moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the Chicago White Sox at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Cory Rasmus earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Mike Trout in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Chris Sale in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Conor Gillaspie had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 9.
Ernesto Frieri pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.