Red Sox take series from Royals
The Boston Red Sox clinched a four-game series with Kansas City Thursday, as they defeated the Royals 10-3 in the series finale at Kauffman Stadium.
Boston won the game as -200 favorites, and the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
David Ortiz homered and drove in three runs for the Red Sox. Clay Buchholz tossed 6 2-3 shutout innings for the win.
Billy Butler smacked a two-run homer for the Royals. Anthony Lerew surrendered seven hits and four runs over 4 2-3 innings in the loss.