Oakland vs Los Angeles Final: 6-1 - Recap
|Oakland vs Los Angeles Final: 6-1 - Recap|
David DeJesus swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Athletics defeated Los Angeles 6-1 at Angel Stadium.
Oakland was an underdog by +183 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Guillermo Moscoso earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Maicer Izturis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 9 hits, while Los Angeles only had 6.