Toronto Blue Jays vs Kansas City Royals Wrap - Toronto Wins 12-2
|Toronto Blue Jays vs Kansas City Royals Wrap - Toronto Wins 12-2|
It wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Toronto made sure they came out on the winning end on Saturday, grabbing a 12-2 victory over Kansas City at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a -168 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Marcus Stroman earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Juan Francisco in the win.
Kansas City got a 2/3-inning outing from Aaron Brooks in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jarrod Dyson had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 14 hits, while Kansas City only had 9.
The game was closed out by Todd Redmond who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 4 hits, 1 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.