Cleveland Tops Colorado 7-6 - Recap
Cleveland grabbed a 7-6 win over Colorado on Saturday, as Bryan Shaw was credited with a win at Progressive Field.
The Indians were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Bryan Shaw earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Mike Aviles in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Franklin Morales worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from DJ LeMahieu in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 11 hits, while Colorado only had 8.
The game was closed out by Cody Allen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.