Detroit vs Kansas City Final: 6-4 - Recap
Detroit moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-4 win against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
Detroit won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Magglio Ordonez in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Kyle Davies worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-9 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 2 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.