Kansas City vs Texas Final: 7-6 - Recap
|Kansas City vs Texas Final: 7-6 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Texas was handed a 7-6 defeat against Kansas City on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City won as a +128 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Luke Hochevar, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Greg Holland earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Adrian Beltre in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.