Jose Quintana Tagged With Loss in White Sox-Royals Match
Kansas City got 7 innings of work from James Shields en route to a 5-1 victory over Chicago on Friday at U.S. Cellular Field.
Kansas City was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
James Shields earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from David Lough in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jose Quintana worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.