Oakland vs Kansas City Wrap - Kansas City Wins 5-0
Kansas City's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Oakland scoreless in a 5-0 victory on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Royals were a -112 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jeremy Guthrie earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Alex Gordon in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Jarrod Parker worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Coco Crisp in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 6-3 in the game.