Recap - Toronto Defeats Kansas City 4-1
|Recap - Toronto Defeats Kansas City 4-1|
Toronto got a 4-1 victory over Kansas City on Monday, with Brandon Morrow earning the victory and helping Blue Jays moneyline bettors cash out.
Toronto won as a -101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brandon Morrow earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jose Bautista in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Hosmer in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Toronto takes its act on the road to face Baltimore looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head on the road to face Cleveland.