Kansas City vs Cleveland Game Final 12-0 - Jeff Francis Earns Win
Kansas City used a 2-HR day from Billy Butler on Friday at Progressive Field as the Royals defeated Cleveland 12-0 in baseball action.
Kansas City won as a +114 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 8 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 4 RBIs from Melky Cabrera in the win.
Cleveland got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Carlos Carrasco in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Orlando Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 16 hits, while Cleveland only had 5.