Cleveland vs Minnesota Final: 6-2 - Recap
|Cleveland vs Minnesota Final: 6-2 - Recap|
Minnesota dropped a 6-2 decision at Progressive Field on Wednesday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Justin Masterson.
Cleveland won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 7 innings from Justin Masterson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Shin-Soo Choo in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Brian Duensing worked 7 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexi Casilla in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-4 advantage in hits.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Boston. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.