A’s rip Mariners

A’s rip Mariners

The Oakland A’s snapped a two-game losing skid with a 9-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners Saturday at Oakland Coliseum.

Oakland won the game as -170 favorites, while the 14 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8.5).

Cliff Pennington went 3-for-3 at the plate with a two-run homer for the A’s. Brett Anderson earned the win with a five-inning performance, while Andrew Bailey notched his 22nd save.

Mike Sweeney homered and finished 4-for-5 at the plate for the Mariners. Luke French gave up seven hits and five runs over 3 2-3 innings of work.