Los Angeles vs Kansas City Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 7-0
Kansas City was unable to break through against the Los Angeles pitching staff, losing 7-0 on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Angels were a +113 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Billy Buckner earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Mark Trumbo in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Elliot Johnson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Kansas City only had 4.