Tejeda, Royals down Tigers

Robinson Tejeda fanned eight batters over six shutout innings to help the Kansas City Royals defeat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Kansas City won the game as +170 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (8).

Billy Butler led the Royals with three hits and two RBIs, while Tejeda improved to 2-1 with the win.

Justin Verlander gave up six hits and one run over six innings in suffering the loss.