Kansas City Tops Minnesota 10-5 - Recap
Kansas City got a 10-5 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday, with Luke Hochevar earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -120 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Kansas City got 5 innings from Luke Hochevar, who gave up 5 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Billy Butler in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher P.J. Walters worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Denard Span in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-8 advantage in hits.