Oakland vs Tampa Bay Game Final 9-5 - Tom Milone Earns Win
|Oakland vs Tampa Bay Game Final 9-5 - Tom Milone Earns Win|
Tampa Bay dropped a 9-5 decision at Tropicana Field on Sunday as Oakland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tom Milone.
Oakland was an underdog by +162 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 5 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 5 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Brandon Inge in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Matt Moore in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Matthew Joyce had 3 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 10 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 6.
Oakland heads into a battle against Toronto. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.