Kansas City Tops New York 4-3 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 12 as New York was handed a 4-3 defeat against Kansas City on Saturday at Citi Field.
Kansas City was favored by -133 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Bruce Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. Kelvin Herrera earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Alex Gordon in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Jeremy Hefner in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Satin had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 8.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.