Tim Wakefield vs Felipe Paulino Battle Sees Boston Fall 9-4
Kansas City got a 9-4 victory over Boston on Saturday, with Felipe Paulino earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was an underdog by +113 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Felipe Paulino, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Alex Gordon in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Tim Wakefield worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 14-10 in the game.