Cleveland Drops Houston 5-4 - Match Report
Cleveland got a 5-4 victory over Houston on Sunday, with Cody Allen earning the victory and helping Indians moneyline bettors cash out.
Cleveland won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cody Allen earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Carlos Santana in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Castro in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Cleveland heads into a battle against Chicago. Houston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.