Game Wrap - Kansas City 6-5 Victors Over Orioles
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Baltimore was handed a 6-5 defeat against Kansas City on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 5 2/3 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 5 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Tim Collins earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Jeff Francoeur in the win.
Baltimore got a 5-inning outing from Bradley Bergesen in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam Jones had 3 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 10 hits, while Kansas City only had 9.