Cleveland vs Detroit Game Final 5-3 - Ubaldo Jimenez Earns Win
|Cleveland vs Detroit Game Final 5-3 - Ubaldo Jimenez Earns Win|
Detroit dropped a 5-3 decision at Progressive Field on Tuesday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez.
Cleveland was favored by -116 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Travis Hafner in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Rick Porcello worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andy Dirks in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.