Kansas City Seattle Game Ends in 4-2 Royals Victory - Recap
|Kansas City Seattle Game Ends in 4-2 Royals Victory - Recap|
Felipe Paulino reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 11 Mariners en route to a 4-2 win over Seattle on Saturday at Safeco Field.
The Royals were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kansas City got 7 innings from Felipe Paulino, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Eric Hosmer in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Michael Pineda worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Mike Carp in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 6 hits, while Seattle only had 2.
Joakim Soria pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.