Kansas City Royals New York Yankees Game Ends in 4-2 Yankees Victory - Recap
|Kansas City Royals New York Yankees Game Ends in 4-2 Yankees Victory - Recap|
New York got $Innings innings of work from Chase Whitley en route to a 4-2 victory over Kansas City on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
The Yankees were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.
Chase Whitley earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Kansas City only had 7.
The game was closed out by David Robertson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.