Kansas City Tops Cleveland 6-3 - Recap

Kansas City Tops Cleveland 6-3 - Recap

Cleveland dropped a 6-3 decision at Kauffman Stadium on Friday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Luis Mendoza.

Kansas City won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Kansas City got 6 innings from Luis Mendoza, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Mike Moustakas in the win.

Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Asdrubal Cabrera in a losing cause.

Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.