Detroit Tops Kansas City 2-0 - Recap
Anibal Sanchez reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Royals en route to a 2-0 win over Kansas City on Tuesday at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 9 innings from Anibal Sanchez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Prince Fielder in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Alcides Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 10 hits, while Kansas City only had 3.