Carlos Carrasco vs Alfredo Simon Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 6-5
|Carlos Carrasco vs Alfredo Simon Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 6-5|
Baltimore grabbed a 6-5 win over Cleveland on Saturday, as Alfredo Simon was credited with a win at Camden Yards.
Baltimore was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Baltimore got 7 innings from Alfredo Simon, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 2 RBIs from Adam Jones in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Brantley in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-4 advantage in hits.
Mike Gonzalez pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.