Kansas City Downed 4-3 By Cleveland - Jonathan Sanchez Takes Loss
Cleveland got 6 innings of work from Derek Lowe en route to a 4-3 victory over Kansas City on Tuesday at Progressive Field.
Cleveland won as a -124 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Derek Lowe, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Jack Hannahan in the win.
Kansas City got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Jonathan Sanchez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 7 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Mitch Maier had 3 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 12 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.