Athletics surge past Royals

Athletics surge past Royals

The Oakland Athletics scored five runs in the fourth inning on Friday night en route to a 9-4 win over the Kansas City Royals.

The A's got the victory as +122 road underdogs in this contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (9).

Scott Hairston had two hits and drove in three runs in the win for Oakland. Cliff Pennington picked up three hits and two RBI in the contest.

David DeJesus collected three hits and two RBI in the loss for the Royals.