Kansas City Downed 7-5 By Los Angeles - Tim Collins Takes Loss
Los Angeles moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 7-5 win against the Kansas City Royals at Angel Stadium.
The Angels were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Los Angeles got 5 1/3 innings from Joel Pineiro, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. Scott Downs earned the victory, while the Angels got 3 RBIs from Erick Aybar in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Felipe Paulino worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.