Texas Falls 17-7 to Cleveland - Recap
Cleveland scored early and often on Monday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 17-7 win over Texas.
Cleveland won as a -111 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Scott Atchison earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 9 RBIs from Lonnie Chisenhall in the win.
Texas got a 2-inning outing from Nick Martinez in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Beltre had 2 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 18-11 in the game.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas City. Texas will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Miami.