mlb Game Recap
New York vs Kansas City Game Final 5-2 - Frankie Montas Earns Win
Kansas City dropped a 5-2 decision at Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium on Saturday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Frankie Montas.
The Yankees were a -129 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Frankie Montas earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 1.1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Gleyber Torres in the win.
Kansas City got a 3.1-inning outing from Angel Zerpa in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Massey had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
New York outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
The game was closed out by Clay Holmes who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.