Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Recap - Royals Over White Sox 6-3
|Chicago White Sox vs Kansas City Royals Recap - Royals Over White Sox 6-3|
Kansas City moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 6-3 win against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -151 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
James Shields earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 10 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Salvador Perez in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Andre Rienzo worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Adam Eaton in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Kansas City only had 12.
The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.
Kansas City heads into a battle against Detroit. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Francisco.