Bradley Bergesen Tagged With Loss in Indians-Orioles Match
Baltimore dropped a 4-2 decision at Progressive Field on Sunday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Fausto Carmona.
Cleveland won as a -136 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Fausto Carmona earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Grady Sizemore in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Bradley Bergesen worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brian Roberts in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 7 hits, while Baltimore only had 6.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas City. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.