Cleveland vs Detroit Final: 3-2 - Recap
Cleveland got 1 inning of work from Joe Smith en route to a 3-2 victory over Detroit on Tuesday at Progressive Field.
Cleveland was an underdog by +111 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Joe Smith earned the victory, while the Indians got 1 RBI from Carlos Santana in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Austin Jackson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 10 hits, while Detroit only had 9.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.