If you are a fan of either the Kansas City Chiefs or the Pittsburgh Steelers, then you are probably wondering what the score was between the two teams. Unfortunately, the game has not yet been played.
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Pittsburgh won 2-1
On July 8th, 2018, the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1. Starting pitcher Trevor Williams got the win, while Brad Keller took the loss. The Royals’ only run came on a solo home run by Hunter Dozier.
Kansas City’s only run came in the bottom of the 9th inning
Kansas City’s only run came in the bottom of the 9th inning, when Salvador Perez hit a solo home run off of Pittsburgh closer Mark Melancon. The home run was the only blemish on an otherwise stellar outing for Melancon, who struck out four batters in two innings of work. Pittsburgh won the game by a final score of 2-1.
Pittsburgh’s starter, Gerrit Cole, pitched 7 innings and gave up 1 run
Pittsburgh’s starter, Gerrit Cole, pitched 7 innings and gave up 1 run on 5 hits. He struck out 9 batters and walked 2. Kansas City’s starter, Danny Duffy, pitched 6 innings and gave up 2 runs on 6 hits. He struck out 5 batters and walked 2. The game was tied 1-1 going into the bottom of the 7th inning when Pittsburgh scored 3 runs to take a 4-1 lead. They would go on to win the game by that same score.
Kansas City’s starter, Danny Duffy, pitched 8 innings and gave up 2 runs
Danny Duffy got the start for the Kansas City Royals, pitching 8 innings and giving up 2 runs on 3 hits while striking out 6. He left the game with a 3-2 lead, but the bullpen couldn’t hold it and the Royals ended up losing 5-3.