Chris Archer Tagged With Loss in Rays-Indians Match
Cleveland got 6 innings of work from Josh Tomlin en route to a 6-5 victory over Tampa Bay on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
The Indians were a +122 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cleveland got 6 innings from Josh Tomlin, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Michael Bourn in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Chris Archer worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matthew Joyce in a losing cause.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-9 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Bryan Shaw who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Cleveland heads into a battle against Toronto. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.