Minnesota Twins Kansas City Royals Game Ends in 6-5 Royals Victory - Recap
|Minnesota Twins Kansas City Royals Game Ends in 6-5 Royals Victory - Recap|
Kansas City got a 6-5 victory over Minnesota on Friday, with Danny Duffy earning the victory and helping Royals moneyline bettors cash out.
Kansas City was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.
Kansas City got 5 1/3 innings from Danny Duffy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 1. Danny Duffy earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kurt Suzuki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 12 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.
The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.