Minnesota Falls 4-3 to Cleveland - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 4-3 to Cleveland - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Minnesota was handed a 4-3 defeat against Cleveland on Thursday at Progressive Field.
The Indians were a -142 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Corey Kluber, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Esmil Rogers earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Casey Kotchman in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Esmerling Vasquez worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Trevor Plouffe in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-6 advantage in hits.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas City. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.