Game Wrap - Cleveland 7-6 Victors Over Twins
Cleveland got 6 1/3 innings of work from Ubaldo Jimenez en route to a 7-6 victory over Minnesota on Friday at Target Field.
Cleveland was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 1/3 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Lonnie Chisenhall in the win.
Minnesota got a 4-inning outing from Kevin Slowey in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Joe Benson had 4 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 10 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.