Kansas City Falls 7-4 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Minnesota moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 7-4 win against the Kansas City Royals at Target Field.
Minnesota was an underdog by +101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Jason Marquis earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-9 advantage in hits.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.