Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 5-2 - Bruce Chen Earns Win
Kansas City got a 5-2 victory over Detroit on Sunday, with Bruce Chen earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was an underdog by +107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kansas City got 7 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Eric Hosmer in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Austin Jackson in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cleveland. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.