Felipe Paulino Tagged With Loss in Indians-Royals Match
Kansas City struck out 10 times against Ubaldo Jimenez in losing 2-1 to Cleveland on Friday at Progressive Field.
Cleveland was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 7 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 1 RBI from Ezequiel Carrera in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Felipe Paulino worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Hosmer in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.