Los Angeles Falls 3-1 Against Cleveland - Game Recap
Cleveland got 6 2/3 innings of work from Justin Masterson en route to a 3-1 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.
Cleveland won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Justin Masterson earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 5, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Nick Swisher in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jerome Williams worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Hank Conger in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 7.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.