Kansas City vs Chicago Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Kansas City vs Chicago Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as Chicago was handed a 2-1 defeat against Kansas City on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 8 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Aaron Crow earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Jeff Francoeur in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from John Danks in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Juan Pierre had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Cleveland.