Cleveland vs Kansas City Final: 8-2 - Recap
|Cleveland vs Kansas City Final: 8-2 - Recap|
Cleveland grabbed an 8-2 win over Kansas City on Thursday, as Fausto Carmona was credited with a win at Progressive Field.
Cleveland won as a -155 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER 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 2, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Grady Sizemore in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Kyle Davies worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Treanor in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.