Chicago White Sox vs Houston Astros Wrap - Chicago Wins 4-3
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 4-3 win against the Houston Astros at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago was an underdog by -103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Hector Noesi earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Tyler Flowers in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel worked 5 innings, giving up 12 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kike Hernandez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 13 hits, while Houston only had 9.
Zach Putnam pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.