Minnesota vs Kansas City Wrap - Kansas City Wins 4-1
Minnesota dropped a 4-1 decision at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jeremy Guthrie.
Kansas City was favored by -133 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from David Lough in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher P.J. Walters worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Willingham in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.