Chicago Tops Texas 5-3 - Recap
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Texas Rangers at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Hector Noesi earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Tyler Flowers in the win.
Texas got a 5-inning outing from Nick Martinez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Elvis Andrus had 1 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.