Kansas City Falls 4-3 Against Cleveland - Game Recap
Cleveland got a 4-3 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 +102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Cleveland got 5 2/3 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 4. Cody Allen earned the victory, while the Indians got 1 RBI from Michael Bourn in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Moustakas in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 7 hits, while Cleveland only had 6.
The game was closed out by Vinnie Pestano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 3 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.