Jeff Francis Tagged With Loss in Indians-Royals Match
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 7-2 win against the Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field.
Cleveland won as a -137 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Josh Tomlin, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 3 RBIs from Orlando Cabrera in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeff Francis worked 3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jeff Francoeur in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 11 hits, while Kansas City only had 8.