Minnesota vs Kansas City Wrap - Kansas City Wins 3-1
Kansas City got a 3-1 victory over Minnesota on Monday, with Ervin Santana earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
The Royals were a -143 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kansas City got 8 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Alex Gordon in the win.
Minnesota got a 7 1/3-inning outing from Kevin Correia in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Joe Mauer had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
Aaron Crow pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.