Kansas City vs Oakland Game Final 4-3 - Joakim Soria Earns Win
Kansas City got a 4-3 victory over Oakland on Saturday, with Joakim Soria earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was an underdog by +104 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 7 innings from Luke Hochevar, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Joakim Soria earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Melky Cabrera in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 8 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Hideki Matsui in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.