Cody Allen Tagged With Loss in Royals-Indians Match
Kansas City got 1 2/3 innings of work from Will Smith en route to a 6-5 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 6 1/3 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 5 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Will Smith earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Eric Hosmer in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Scott Kazmir worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.