Cleveland vs Chicago Game Final 6-1 - Justin Masterson Earns Win
|Cleveland vs Chicago Game Final 6-1 - Justin Masterson Earns Win|
Ryan Raburn swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Indians defeated Chicago 6-1 at Progressive Field.
Cleveland was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Justin Masterson earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ryan Raburn in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Chris Sale worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jordan Danks in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-5 advantage in hits.
Cleveland heads into a battle against Miami. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.