Jason Hammel vs Josh Tomlin Battle Sees Colorado Fall 4-3
Ty Wigginton swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs but it wasn't enough as Indians defeated Colorado 4-3 at Progressive Field.
Cleveland was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Cleveland got 6 1/3 innings from Josh Tomlin, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Travis Hafner in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jason Hammel worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ty Wigginton in a losing cause.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.