Jeremy Guthrie vs Scott Kazmir Tilt Ends in Cleveland 5-3 Win
|Jeremy Guthrie vs Scott Kazmir Tilt Ends in Cleveland 5-3 Win|
Cleveland got a 5-3 victory over Kansas City on Saturday, with Scott Kazmir earning the victory and helping Indians moneyline bettors cash out.
Cleveland won as a -139 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Scott Kazmir earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Lonnie Chisenhall in the win.
Kansas City got a 7-inning outing from Jeremy Guthrie in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Eric Hosmer had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.