Mark Buehrle vs Jeremy Guthrie Tilt Ends in Toronto 7-3 Win
|Mark Buehrle vs Jeremy Guthrie Tilt Ends in Toronto 7-3 Win|
Toronto grabbed a 7-3 win over Kansas City on Thursday, as Mark Buehrle was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Toronto won as a -114 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Toronto got 6 2/3 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 2 RBIs from Juan Francisco in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Omar Infante in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 11 hits, while Kansas City only had 7.
The game was closed out by Aaron Loup who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Toronto takes its act on the road to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head home to face Detroit.