Cleveland Indians Boston Red Sox Game Ends in 5-3 Indians Victory - Recap
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Boston Red Sox at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as -122 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Cleveland got 5 2/3 innings from T.J. House, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Nick Hagadone earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Michael Bourn in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Xander Bogaerts in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
The game was closed out by Cody Allen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.