Kansas City Tops Colorado 3-2 - Recap
Kansas City got a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Wednesday, with Jason Vargas earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
The Royals were a -133 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kansas City got 6 2/3 innings from Jason Vargas, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Mike Moustakas in the win.
Colorado got a 6-inning outing from Jhoulys Chacin in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gonzalez had 2 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Colorado only had 6.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Kansas City heads into a battle against Baltimore. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.