Craig Stammen Tagged With Loss in Royals-Nationals Match
Kansas City got a 6-4 victory over Washington on Sunday, with Kelvin Herrera earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
The Royals were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kelvin Herrera earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Washington got a 7-inning outing from Dan Haren in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Denard Span had 4 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 14 hits, while Kansas City only had 10.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Kansas City heads into a battle against Tampa Bay. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.