Royals slip past A's
Wilson Betemit launched a grand slam to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 6-3 win over the Oakland A's in the series rubber match at Kauffman Stadium Wednesday night.
The Royals won the game as +135 underdogs, while the nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.
Billy Butler went deep for a two-run shot for the Royals. Bruce Chen collected his 10th win of the season, allowing just three runs over his five innings.
Matt Carson went deep in a losing effort for the A's. Trevor Cahill surrendered six hits and six runs over his five innings.