Game Wrap - Cleveland 9-6 Victors Over Tigers
Cleveland used a 2-HR day from Michael Brantley on Sunday at Progressive Field as the Indians defeated Detroit 9-6 in baseball action.
The Indians were a +121 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cody Allen earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Michael Brantley in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Miguel Cabrera in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-8 advantage in hits.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.