Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 3-0 - James Shields Earns Win
|Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 3-0 - James Shields Earns Win|
James Shields led Kansas City to a shutout performance against Detroit 3-0 on Friday at Comerica Park.
The Royals were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kansas City got 7 innings from James Shields, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Eric Hosmer in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Jose Alvarez worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.