Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 1-0 - Ervin Santana Earns Win
|Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 1-0 - Ervin Santana Earns Win|
Ervin Santana led Kansas City to a shutout performance against Detroit 1-0 on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 7 1/3 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Billy Butler in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 5-2 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.