Game Wrap - Cleveland 8-1 Victors Over Reds
Cleveland grabbed an 8-1 win over Cincinnati on Wednesday, as Justin Masterson was credited with a win at Progressive Field.
The Indians were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Justin Masterson earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Chris Heisey in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 11-3 in the game.
Cleveland heads into a battle against Houston. Cincinnati, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.