Martinez, Indians surprise Angels
|Martinez, Indians surprise Angels|
Victor Martinez's three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Cleveland Indians over the Los Angeles Angels 8-6 on Monday night.
Cleveland won as +140 road underdogs as the game played OVER the 10-run total set by oddsmakers.
Jhonny Peralta went 4-for-5 with a dinger and three runs batted in for the Indians, while Jose Veras picked up the win in relief of starter Carl Pavano for Cleveland.
Kendry Morales was 2-for-4 with a pair of jacks for Los Angeles, as Brian Fuentes was tagged with the loss after allowing the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning.