Danny Duffy Tagged With Loss in Royals-Dodgers Match
Kansas City was unable to break through against the Los Angeles pitching staff, losing 2-0 on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -152 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Yasiel Puig in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Danny Duffy in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 4 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Danny Valencia had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The game was closed out by Kenley Jansen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.