Kansas City vs Chicago Wrap - Kansas City Wins 11-1
|Kansas City vs Chicago Wrap - Kansas City Wins 11-1|
Kansas City scored early and often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 11-1 win over Chicago.
The Royals were a -102 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Bruce Chen earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Chicago got a 4-inning outing from Zach Stewart in the loss. He gave up 9 earned runs, 0 walks and 12 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 18-2 in the game.