Kansas City Downed 4-2 By Los Angeles - Luke Hochevar Takes Loss
Los Angeles got a 4-2 victory over Kansas City on Thursday, with Jered Weaver earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
Los Angeles won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jered Weaver earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Maicer Izturis in the win.
Kansas City got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Luke Hochevar in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Melky Cabrera had 3 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 12-7 in the game.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.