Recap - Kansas City Defeats San Francisco 4-2
San Francisco dropped a 4-2 decision at Kauffman Stadium on Friday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher J Frasor.
Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -109 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.
J Frasor earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Billy Butler in the win.
San Francisco got a 8-inning outing from Madison Bumgarner in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Morse had 2 hits in the loss for the Giants.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 7 hits, while Kansas City only had 12.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.