Royals upend Tigers

Royals upend Tigers

Billy Butler went 2-for-3 with two runs batted in, as the Kansas City Royals took out the Detroit Tigers 7-5 on Tuesday night.

Kansas City won as +155 home underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 9.5-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Mike Jacobs was 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Royals, as Yasuhiko Yabuta picked up the win in relief of starter Bruce Chen for Kansas City.

Aubrey Huff and Marcus Thames knocked in two runs each for Detroit, while Bobby Seay was hit with the loss after coming into the game for Tigers starter Rick Porcello.