Kansas City vs New York Final: 11-5 - Recap
Kansas City grabbed a 11-5 win over New York on Thursday, as Sean O'Sullivan was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.
The Royals were a +183 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Sean O'Sullivan earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Melky Cabrera in the win.
New York got a 3-inning outing from Ivan Nova in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Gardner had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 16 hits, while New York only had 8.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.