Corey Kluber vs Y Ventura Tilt Ends in Cleveland 5-3 Win
Cleveland got a 5-3 victory over Kansas City on Tuesday, with Cody Allen earning the victory and helping Indians moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 4 2/3 innings from Corey Kluber, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 2. Cody Allen earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Michael Bourn in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Y Ventura worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Moustakas in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.