Kansas City vs New York Recap - Royals Over Mets 6-2
|Kansas City vs New York Recap - Royals Over Mets 6-2|
Kansas City got 6 innings of work from Ervin Santana en route to a 6-2 victory over New York on Sunday at Citi Field.
The Royals were a -147 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Ervin Santana earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Lorenzo Cain in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Zack Wheeler worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 11 hits, while New York only had 8.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.