Kansas City vs Cleveland Game Final 8-2 - James Shields Earns Win
|Kansas City vs Cleveland Game Final 8-2 - James Shields Earns Win|
Kansas City got an 8-2 victory over Cleveland on Tuesday, with James Shields earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was an underdog by -102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Kansas City got 6 innings from James Shields, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Mike Moustakas in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Danny Salazar worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 13-9 in the game.