Wade Davis vs Mike Minor Tilt Ends in Kansas City 1-0 Win
Kansas City didn’t allow Atlanta to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 1-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Wednesday.
Kansas City won as a +157 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 7 innings from Wade Davis, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Jeff Francoeur in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Juan Francisco in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Atlanta only had 6.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Kansas City heads into a battle against Boston. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.