D Salazar Earns Win in Cleveland vs Toronto Game
Toronto dropped a 4-2 decision at Progressive Field on Thursday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher D Salazar.
The Indians were a +107 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
D Salazar earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jose Bautista in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 8 hits, while Toronto only had 5.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act home to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Baltimore.