Fausto Carmona vs Homer Bailey Tilt Ends in Cleveland 3-1 Win
Cleveland grabbed a 3-1 win over Cincinnati on Saturday, as Frank Herrmann was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
Cleveland was an underdog by +143 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Frank Herrmann earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Michael Brantley in the win.
Cincinnati got a 7-inning outing from Homer Bailey in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Joey Votto had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 9 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.
The game was closed out by Vinnie Pestano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.