Royals slip past Athletics

Royals slip past Athletics

Alex Gordon went 2-for-4 with a dinger in the Kansas City Royals' 3-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.

Kansas City won as +160 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total set by oddsmakers.

Chris Getz and Gregor Blanco drove in runs for the Royals, as Jesse Chavez picked up the win in relief of Kyle Davies for Kansas City.

Kurt Suzuki and Matt Watson knocked in runs for Oakland, while Craig Breslow took the loss for the Athletics after allowing the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning.