Justin Verlander Tagged With Loss in Royals-Tigers Match
Kansas City got a 4-3 victory over Detroit on Saturday, with Wade Davis earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City won as a +111 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 4 1/3 innings from Danny Duffy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 1. Wade Davis earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Detroit got a 7-inning outing from Justin Verlander in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Austin Jackson had 1 hit in the loss for the Tigers.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Detroit only had 5.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.