Game Wrap - Kansas City 4-2 Victors Over Angels
Kansas City got a 4-2 victory over Los Angeles on Friday, with Jeff Francis earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was an underdog by +146 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 6 1/3 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Melky Cabrera in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Maicer Izturis in a losing cause.
Joakim Soria pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.