Ervin Santana Tagged With Loss in Angels-Royals Match
Kansas City got 5 innings of work from Jonathan Sanchez en route to a 7-3 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +159 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 5 innings from Jonathan Sanchez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Eric Hosmer in the win.
Los Angeles got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Ervin Santana in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Howie Kendrick had 3 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 11 hits, while Kansas City only had 10.
Jonathan Broxton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.