Josh Tomlin vs Jake Westbrook Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 6-2
|Josh Tomlin vs Jake Westbrook Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 6-2|
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
The Indians were a +118 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Josh Tomlin earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Johnny Damon in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jake Westbrook worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.