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Recap - Chicago Defeats Kansas City 6-4

Kansas City dropped a 6-4 decision at Kauffman Stadium on Friday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Sean Marshall.

The Cubs were a -103 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Sean Marshall earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Kosuke Fukudome in the win.

Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.

Chicago outhit their counterparts 15-10 in the game.

The game was closed out by Carlos Marmol who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.