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Recap - Kansas City Defeats Detroit 2-1

Detroit dropped a 2-1 decision at Comerica Park on Friday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Danny Duffy.

The Royals were a +200 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Kansas City got 6 innings from Danny Duffy, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Eric Hosmer in the win.

Detroit got an 8-inning outing from Justin Verlander in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Miguel Cabrera had 1 hit in the loss for the Tigers.

Kansas City outhit their counterparts 7-2 in the game.

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