Corey Kluber vs Felix Doubront Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 6-5
|Corey Kluber vs Felix Doubront Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 6-5|
Cleveland wasted a 10-effort from Corey Kluber and fell 6-5 on Sunday against Boston at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 6 innings from Felix Doubront, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. Craig Breslow earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Corey Kluber worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
Boston heads into a battle against Philadelphia. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.