Texas Downed 5-2 By Cleveland - Derek Holland Takes Loss
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as +158 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Cleveland got 8 innings from Corey Kluber, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Drew Stubbs in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from A.J. Pierzynski in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-7 advantage in hits.