Jeremy Guthrie vs Sonny Gray Tilt Ends in Kansas City 1-0 Win
|Jeremy Guthrie vs Sonny Gray Tilt Ends in Kansas City 1-0 Win|
Oakland couldn't get its offense rolling against Jeremy Guthrie in a 1-0 loss to Kansas City in baseball action on Friday.
Kansas City was an underdog by +205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Jeremy Guthrie earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Raul Ibanez in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Sonny Gray worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Josh Reddick in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 4 hits, while Kansas City only had 5.
Greg Holland pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.