Jason Hammel vs Bruce Chen Tilt Ends in Kansas City 3-2 Win
|Jason Hammel vs Bruce Chen Tilt Ends in Kansas City 3-2 Win|
Kansas City got 6 innings of work from Bruce Chen en route to a 3-2 victory over Baltimore on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City was favored by -116 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Bruce Chen earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Mike Moustakas in the win.
Baltimore got a 6-inning outing from Jason Hammel in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 11-5 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.