Cleveland Falls 5-4 Against Kansas City - Game Recap
|Cleveland Falls 5-4 Against Kansas City - Game Recap|
Kansas City got 7 innings of work from Bruce Chen en route to a 5-4 victory over Cleveland on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bruce Chen earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Chris Getz in the win.
Cleveland got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Jeanmar Gomez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Brantley had 3 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The game was closed out by Joakim Soria who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.