Cleveland vs Minnesota Game Final 9-4 - Justin Masterson Earns Win
|Cleveland vs Minnesota Game Final 9-4 - Justin Masterson Earns Win|
Cleveland got a 9-4 victory over Minnesota on Thursday, with Justin Masterson earning the victory and helping Indians moneyline bettors cash out.
The Indians were a -179 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cleveland got 6 1/3 innings from Justin Masterson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 3 RBIs from Michael Brantley in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josmil Pinto in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 15-5 in the game.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.