Juan Nicasio vs Fausto Carmona Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 8-7
Colorado moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of an 8-7 win against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as -106 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Colorado got 4 2/3 innings from Juan Nicasio, who gave up 6 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. Matt Lindstrom earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Troy Tulowitzki in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Fausto Carmona worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Carlos Santana in a losing cause.
Huston Street pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.