Kansas City vs San Diego Wrap - Kansas City Wins 3-1
|Kansas City vs San Diego Wrap - Kansas City Wins 3-1|
San Diego lost in extra innings on Tuesday, falling 3-1 to Kansas City in 11 innings.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as +108 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Kansas City got 8 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 2. Wade Davis earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBI from Salvador Perez in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Robbie Erlin worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Seth Smith in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 7 hits, while San Diego only had 6.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.