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Homer Bailey Earns Win in Kansas City Royals vs Detroit Tigers Game

Kansas City moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-3 win against the Detroit Tigers at TD Ameritrade Park.

The Royals were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Homer Bailey earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Whit Merrifield in the win.

Detroit got a 2-inning outing from Carlos Torres in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Dixon had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.

Kansas City outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.

Ian Kennedy pitched the final 0.1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.

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