Game Wrap - Kansas City 2-1 Victors Over Rangers
Texas lost in extra innings on Thursday, falling 2-1 to Kansas City in 10 innings.
Kansas City won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 8 2/3 innings from Luke Hochevar, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Greg Holland earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Jeff Francoeur in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 8 innings, giving up 9 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Davis in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Texas, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.