Cleveland Drops Detroit 7-6 - Match Report
Detroit dropped a 7-6 decision at Progressive Field on Sunday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Esmil Rogers.
The Indians were a +108 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Esmil Rogers earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Shin-Soo Choo in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Rick Porcello worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Miguel Cabrera in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 13-10 in the game.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.