Kansas City Downed 4-3 By Minnesota - Francisley Bueno Takes Loss
Kansas City lost in extra innings on Thursday, falling 4-3 to Minnesota in 10 innings.
Minnesota won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Glen Perkins earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Luis Mendoza in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Billy Butler had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Minnesota only had 7.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.