John Danks vs Anibal Sanchez Battle Sees Detroit Fall 3-1
Chicago grabbed a 3-1 win over Detroit on Monday, as John Danks was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Chicago was an underdog by +183 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
John Danks earned the victory for the White Sox, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jose Abreu in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-5 advantage in hits.
Matt Lindstrom pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.