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Kansas City vs Detroit Game Final 5-3 - Kris Bubic Earns Win

Kansas City moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Detroit Tigers at Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Royals were rewarded as -115 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.

Kris Bubic earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Ryan O'Hearn in the win.

Detroit got a 1.1-inning outing from Derek Holland in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 0 hits in his time on the mound, while Jonathan Schoop had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.

Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-5 advantage in hits.

The game was closed out by Greg Holland who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.