Saunders, Angels blank Athletics

Saunders, Angels blank Athletics

Joe Saunders tossed 6 2-3 innings of scoreless baseball to earn the win, as the Los Angeles Angels shut out the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Monday night.

Los Angeles cashed as -165 home favorites as the teams played under the 8.5-run total posted by sportsbooks.

Howie Kendrick was 2-for-4 with a homer and two runs batted in for the Angels, while Vladimir Guerrero went 2-for-4 with an RBI for Los Angeles.

Dallas Braden gave up three runs over six innings to take the loss for Oakland, which managed only three hits in the loss.