Jose Quintana vs Jeremy Guthrie Tilt Ends in Kansas City 3-1 Win
Chicago dropped a 3-1 decision at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Wade Davis.
Kansas City was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.
Wade Davis earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Billy Butler in the win.
Chicago got a 7 1/3-inning outing from Jose Quintana in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 1 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-4 advantage in hits.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs. New York.