Kansas City Falls 8-3 to Cleveland - Recap
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of an 8-3 win against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
The Indians were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 2/3 innings from Derek Lowe, who gave up 3 earned runs on 11 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Shin-Soo Choo in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Luke Hochevar worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jeff Francoeur in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-11 advantage in hits.