Los Angeles Falls 6-5 to Oakland - Recap

Los Angeles Falls 6-5 to Oakland - Recap

Oakland grabbed a 6-5 win over Los Angeles on Sunday, as Fautino De Los Santos was credited with a win at Angel Stadium.

The Athletics were a -103 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Fautino De Los Santos earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Coco Crisp in the win.

Los Angeles' starting pitcher Joel Pineiro worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Bobby Abreu in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 10 hits, while Los Angeles only had 9.

Andrew Bailey pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.

Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track vs Texas.