Detroit Falls 7-5 to Oakland - Recap
|Detroit Falls 7-5 to Oakland - Recap|
Oakland got 1 inning of work from Joey Devine en route to a 7-5 victory over Detroit on Wednesday at Comerica Park.
Oakland won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joey Devine earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hideki Matsui in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher D Below worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Magglio Ordonez in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 11-9 in the game.
Andrew Bailey pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Oakland heads into a battle against New York. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.