Cleveland Tops Los Angeles 5-3 - Recap
|Cleveland Tops Los Angeles 5-3 - Recap|
Los Angeles lost in extra innings on Thursday, falling 5-3 to Cleveland in 10 innings.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as +113 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Kyle Crockett earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Nick Swisher in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Albert Pujols in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-6 advantage in hits.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Texas.