Athletics pound Royals

Athletics pound Royals

Orlando Cabrera went 3-for-5 with four runs batted in, as the Oakland Athletics walked past the Kansas City Royals 12-3 on Tuesday night.

Oakland won as -125 home favorites as the game played OVER the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Jack Cust was 2-for-5 with a three-run shot for the Athletics, while Trevor Cahill gave up two runs over six innings to pick up the win for Oakland.

Coco Crisp went 3-for-3 with a solo homer for Kansas City, as Luke Hochevar was roughed up for eight runs over two innings to take the loss for the Royals.