Matt Cain Earns Win in San Francisco vs Cleveland Game
Cleveland couldn't get its offense rolling against Matt Cain in a 1-0 loss to San Francisco in baseball action on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Matt Cain earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 0 RBIs from Andres Torres in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Brantley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 5 hits, while San Francisco only had 4.
Brian Wilson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.