Game Wrap - Kansas City 4-1 Victors Over White Sox
Kansas City got a 4-1 victory over Chicago on Wednesday, with Bruce Chen earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City won as a +135 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Jeff Francoeur in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Juan Pierre in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joakim Soria who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Kansas City heads into a battle against Detroit. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.