New York vs Kansas City Recap - Royals Over Yankees 4-3
Kansas City got 5 1/3 innings of work from Danny Duffy en route to a 4-3 victory over New York on Thursday at Kauffman Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +121 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Kansas City got 5 1/3 innings from Danny Duffy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Mike Moustakas in the win.
New York's starting pitcher David Phelps worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 13 hits, while Kansas City only had 9.
Jonathan Broxton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.