Toronto vs Oakland Final: 8-4 - Recap
Toronto got 1/3 innings of work from Casey Janssen en route to an 8-4 victory over Oakland on Wednesday at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a -107 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Toronto got 5 2/3 innings from H Alvarez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4. Casey Janssen earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 4 RBIs from Brett Lawrie in the win.
Oakland got a 5-inning outing from Gio Gonzalez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 5 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Willingham had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 12 hits, while Toronto only had 10.
Jesse Litsch pitched the final 2 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.