Samuel Deduno Tagged With Loss in Royals-Twins Match
Kansas City got 1 2/3 innings of work from Louis Coleman en route to a 5-2 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Royals were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kansas City got 3 2/3 innings from Danny Duffy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. Louis Coleman earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Alex Gordon in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Samuel Deduno worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brian Dozier in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 14-10 in the game.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Chicago.