Boston Kansas City Game Ends in 9-6 Royals Victory - Recap
Kansas City got 2 1/3 innings of work from Francisley Bueno en route to a 9-6 victory over Boston on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City won as a -107 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 3 2/3 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 6 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. Francisley Bueno earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from David Lough in the win.
Boston got a 5-inning outing from Jake Peavy in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while David Ortiz had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 16 hits, while Boston only had 11.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.