Kansas City Falls 5-3 to Baltimore - Recap
Baltimore moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards.
The Orioles were a -119 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Luis Ayala earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Manny Machado in the win.
Kansas City got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Bruce Chen in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Alex Gordon had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Baltimore only had 6.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Baltimore looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Boston. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oakland.