Minnesota vs Kansas City Recap - Royals Over Twins 3-0
Kansas City's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Minnesota scoreless in a 3-0 victory on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 5 innings from Wade Davis, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Alcides Escobar in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Liam Hendriks worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joe Mauer in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 9 hits, while Minnesota only had 7.
Kelvin Herrera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face New York.