Game Wrap - Kansas City 3-2 Victors Over Tigers
Kansas City got a 3-2 victory over Detroit on Monday, with Jeremy Guthrie earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +131 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 6 1/3 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 0. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 8 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.