Boston vs Chicago Recap - Red Sox Over White Sox 3-1
Chris Sale struck out 10 Boston batters, but it wasn't enough as the Red Sox defeated Chicago 3-1 in MLB action Thursday.
Boston was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Boston got 8 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Xander Bogaerts in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Chris Sale worked 7 innings, giving up 1 hit and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Tyler Flowers in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Koji Uehara who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Baltimore looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Texas.