Royals nip Orioles with rally

Royals nip Orioles with rally

Wilson Betemit went 3-for-4 with a pair of runs batted in Friday, as the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-5.

The Royals won the game as -130 favorites, and the 12 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.

Blake Wood gave up two hits in a scoreless ninth to earn his first win in relief for the Royals.

Alfredo Simon surrendered three hits in relief and was tagged with the loss.