Fausto Carmona vs C.J. Wilson Battle Sees Texas Fall 7-5
Cleveland got 1 inning of work from Frank Herrmann en route to a 7-5 victory over Texas on Saturday at Rangers Ballpark.
The Indians were a +185 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Frank Herrmann earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jason Kipnis in the win.
Texas got a 6 2/3-inning outing from C.J. Wilson in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Yorvit Torrealba had 3 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 10 hits, while Texas only had 8.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.