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Martin Perez Tagged With Loss in Twins-Royals Match

Kansas City got 2.1 innings of work from Jorge Lopez en route to a 8-6 victory over Minnesota on Sunday at Target Field.

Kansas City was an underdog by +170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

Kansas City got 1 innings from Ian Kennedy, who gave up 1 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 2. Jorge Lopez earned the victory, while the Royals got 2 RBIs from Jorge Bonifacio in the win.

Minnesota got a 6.2-inning outing from Martin Perez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Max Kepler had 4 hits in the loss for the Twins.

Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-9 advantage in hits.

Ian Kennedy pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.

Kansas City heads into a battle against Seattle. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.