Kansas City Tops St. Louis 3-2 - Recap

Kansas City Tops St. Louis 3-2 - Recap

St. Louis dropped a 3-2 decision at Busch Stadium on Friday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Vincent Mazzaro.

Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +158 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.

Kansas City got 6 innings from Vincent Mazzaro, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Jeff Francoeur in the win.

St. Louis got a 7-inning outing from Kyle Lohse in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Tyler Greene had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.

Jonathan Broxton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.