Royals too much for Athletics
Wilson Betemit was 3-for-5 with a two-run dinger and four runs batted in, as the Kansas City Royals ripped the Oakland Athletics 11-3 on Tuesday night.
Kansas City won as -115 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 7-run total set by oddsmakers.
Mike Aviles went 3-for-4 with a three-run homer for the Royals, as winning pitcher Zack Greinke gave up three runs over seven innings for Kansas City.
Jack Cust, Akinori Iwamura, and Landon Powell drove in runs for Oakland, while Gio Gonzalez was rocked for seven runs over two innings to take the loss for Athletics.