Texas Downed 4-2 By Cleveland - Yu Darvish Takes Loss
Texas wasted a 11-effort from Yu Darvish and fell 4-2 on Sunday against Cleveland at Progressive Field.
The Indians were a +160 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Ubaldo Jimenez earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 5, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 11 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Texas, they head on the road to face Baltimore.