Ervin Santana Earns Win in Kansas City vs Houston Game
Kansas City grabbed a 7-2 win over Houston on Saturday, as Ervin Santana was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
The Royals were a -173 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kansas City got 7 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Lorenzo Cain in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Brandon Barnes in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 10 hits, while Houston only had 6.