Royals rip Astros

Royals rip Astros

Doug Mientkiewiicz ripped a three-run home run Sunday afternoon, as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Houston Astros 7-4.

The Royals were a +210 underdog in the game. The 11 runs scored were OVER the posted over/under total (9).

Reggie Sanders hit a two-run home run for Kansas City and Joe Buck added a solo blast.

Chris Burke was 3-4 with an RBI and Preston Wilson delivered a solo homer.

Brandon Duckworth pitched five 2-3 innings and allowed two runs on six hits for Kansas City to earn a no-decision.