Kansas City vs Minnesota Wrap - Kansas City Wins 9-8
Kansas City grabbed a 9-8 win over Minnesota on Sunday, as Aaron Crow was credited with a win at Target Field.
Kansas City was favored by -108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Aaron Crow earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from David Lough in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Oswaldo Arcia in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 13 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face New York.