Cleveland Los Angeles Game Ends in 9-6 Angels Victory - Recap
Los Angeles got a 9-6 victory over Cleveland on Tuesday, with Zack Greinke earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -186 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Zack Greinke earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Albert Pujols in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Brantley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 13 hits, while Cleveland only had 11.
Ernesto Frieri pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.