Josh Tomlin Earns Win in Cleveland vs Kansas City Game
Cleveland got 5 innings of work from Josh Tomlin en route to an 8-5 victory over Kansas City on Monday at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Josh Tomlin earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jose Lopez in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Nate Adcock worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 14-7 in the game.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.