Boston vs Kansas City Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Boston vs Kansas City Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Boston got a 2-1 victory over Kansas City on Saturday, with Rubby De La Rosa earning the victory and helping Red Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -125 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.
Boston got 7 innings from Rubby De La Rosa, who gave up 1 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Rubby De La Rosa earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Kansas City got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Danny Duffy in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Eric Hosmer had 1 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 6 hits, while Kansas City only had 5.
The game was closed out by Koji Uehara who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.