Game Wrap - Cleveland 12-3 Victors Over Angels
Los Angeles dropped a 12-3 decision at Progressive Field on Wednesday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Derek Lowe.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Derek Lowe earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 11 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Michael Brantley in the win.
Los Angeles got a 1 1/3-inning outing from Ervin Santana in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Mark Trumbo had 3 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 15 hits, while Los Angeles only had 12.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track vs Baltimore.