Kansas City vs Minnesota Game Final 7-3 - Felipe Paulino Earns Win
Kansas City got a 7-3 victory over Minnesota on Monday, with Felipe Paulino earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -126 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Felipe Paulino, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Slowey worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Cuddyer in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 14 hits, while Minnesota only had 6.