Jake Peavy vs Danny Duffy Tilt Ends in Kansas City 4-2 Win
Kansas City grabbed a 4-2 win over Chicago on Tuesday, as Danny Duffy was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Danny Duffy earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Treanor in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Rios in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 6.
Joakim Soria pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.