Aaron Crow Earns Win in Chicago vs Kansas City Game
Kansas City needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against Chicago for a 4-2 final at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. Aaron Crow earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Alex Gordon in the win.
Chicago got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Hector Santiago in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Alejandro De Aza had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Cleveland.