Kansas City Falls 5-4 to Los Angeles - Recap
Los Angeles moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Los Angeles got 6 1/3 innings from Joe Blanton, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Mark Trumbo in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Salvador Perez in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by Robert Coello who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.