Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Kansas City 11-6
|Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Kansas City 11-6|
Los Angeles got a 11-6 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday, with Jered Weaver earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -215 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Jered Weaver earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Torii Hunter in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Luke Hochevar worked 3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 17-7 advantage in hits.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against Tampa Bay. Kansas City, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.