Kansas City Drops Detroit 4-2 - Match Report
Kansas City got 6 innings of work from Jeremy Guthrie en route to a 4-2 victory over Detroit on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Royals were a +114 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jeremy Guthrie earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Alcides Escobar in the win.
Detroit got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Doug Fister in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Miguel Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.