Cleveland vs Chicago Game Final 4-2 - Justin Masterson Earns Win
|Cleveland vs Chicago Game Final 4-2 - Justin Masterson Earns Win|
Chicago dropped a 4-2 decision at U.S. Cellular Field on Thursday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Justin Masterson.
The Indians were a -122 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Justin Masterson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Matt LaPorta in the win.
Chicago got a 1 1/3-inning outing from Philip Humber in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Texas.