Minnesota vs Kansas City Final: 8-2 - Recap

Minnesota vs Kansas City Final: 8-2 - Recap

Minnesota got 6 innings of work from Anthony Swarzak en route to an 8-2 victory over Kansas City on Thursday at Kauffman Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.

Minnesota got 6 innings from Anthony Swarzak, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Michael Cuddyer in the win.

Kansas City's starting pitcher Sean O'Sullivan worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jeff Francoeur in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 10 hits, while Kansas City only had 9.