Scott Kazmir vs Jason Vargas Tilt Ends in Kansas City 3-0 Win

Scott Kazmir vs Jason Vargas Tilt Ends in Kansas City 3-0 Win

Oakland was unable to break through against the Kansas City pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.

Kansas City won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.

Jason Vargas earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Omar Infante in the win.

Oakland's starting pitcher Scott Kazmir worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Jonny Gomes in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 7 hits, while Oakland only had 3.