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Kansas City vs Cleveland Recap - Royals Over Indians 2-1

Cleveland dropped a 2-1 decision at Progressive Field on Monday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Aaron Crow.

The Royals were a -138 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Kansas City got 6 innings from James Shields, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Aaron Crow earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Eric Hosmer in the win.

Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mark Reynolds in a losing cause.

Kansas City outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.

The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.