Arizona vs Kansas City Wrap - Arizona Wins 7-2
|Arizona vs Kansas City Wrap - Arizona Wins 7-2|
Arizona grabbed a 7-2 win over Kansas City on Tuesday, as Joe Saunders was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Arizona was an underdog by +118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Arizona got 7 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Chris Young in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Luke Hochevar worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 9 hits, while Kansas City only had 6.