Game Wrap - Kansas City 8-1 Victors Over Twins
|Game Wrap - Kansas City 8-1 Victors Over Twins|
Salvador Perez swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Royals defeated Minnesotan 8-1 at Target Field.
Kansas City won as a -119 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Danny Duffy earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Andrew Albers worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Pedro Florimon in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 13-6 in the game.