Royals outlast Tigers in 12

Kila Ka’aihue homered and drove in a pair of runs as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in 12 innings Wednesday afternoon to avoid a series sweep at Comerica Park.

The Royals won the game as +180 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Philip Humber picked up the win in relief, and Joakim Soria closed out the 12th for his 36th save.

Alfredo Figaro gave up the run in the 12th and was charged with the Tigers loss.