Cleveland vs Baltimore Final: 6-4 - Recap
|Cleveland vs Baltimore Final: 6-4 - Recap|
Baltimore dropped a 6-4 decision at Progressive Field on Wednesday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Bryan Shaw.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 4 2/3 innings from Zach McAllister, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Bryan Shaw earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Yan Gomes in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Zach Britton worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Manny Machado in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.