Hector Noesi Tagged With Loss in White Sox-Royals Match
Kansas City grabbed a 9-1 win over Chicago on Saturday, as Danny Duffy was credited with a win at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Danny Duffy earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Billy Butler in the win.
Chicago got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Hector Noesi in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 3 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 16 hits, while Chicago only had 7.