Kansas City vs New York Game Final 5-4 - Bruce Chen Earns Win
Kansas City got 6 innings of work from Bruce Chen en route to a 5-4 victory over New York on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Royals were a +146 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Alex Gordon in the win.
New York got a 5-inning outing from Bartolo Colon in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Jeter had 4 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-8 advantage in hits.
Joakim Soria pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Minnesota.