Recap - San Diego Defeats Kansas City 4-3
San Diego grabbed a 4-3 win over Kansas City on Monday, as Mat Latos was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
The Padres were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
San Diego got 6 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Ryan Ludwick in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeff Francis worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 10 hits, while San Diego only had 8.
Heath Bell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.