James Shields Earns Win in New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals Game
|James Shields Earns Win in New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals Game|
Kansas City got $Innings innings of work from James Shields en route to a 2-1 victory over New York on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 6 innings from James Shields, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. James Shields earned the victory, while the Royals got 1 RBIs from Mike Moustakas in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-5 advantage in hits.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.