Los Angeles vs Kansas City Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 9-7
Los Angeles got 1/3 innings of work from Jordan Walden en route to a 9-7 victory over Kansas City on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
Los Angeles won as a -165 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got 5 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Jordan Walden earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Howie Kendrick in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Bourgeois in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Ernesto Frieri who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.