Yankees upset by the Royals
Ross Gload drove in two runs on Tuesday afternoon as the Kansas City Royals came out on top of the New York Yankees by a final score of 5-2.
The Royals got the victory as +123 home underdogs in this contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day’s posted total (9).
Royals starter Brian Bannister went five innings in the win, allowing two earned runs on five hits and striking out six batters.
Phil Hughes surrendered three earned runs on six hits over just three innings in his start for New York, fanning two.
Joey Gathright and Alex Gordon each scored two runs in the win for Kansas City. Johnny Damon and Wilson Betemit picked up RBI for the Yankees.