mlb Game Recap
Cleveland vs Minnesota Game Final 7-5 - Mike Clevinger Earns Win
Cleveland got a 7-5 victory over Minnesota on Thursday, with Mike Clevinger earning the victory and helping Indians moneyline bettors cash out.
The Indians were a -116 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.
Mike Clevinger earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jose Ramirez in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kyle Gibson worked 4.1 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ehire Adrianza in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Brad Hand pitched the final 1.1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.