Oakland vs Detroit Game Final 5-1 - Trevor Cahill Earns Win
|Oakland vs Detroit Game Final 5-1 - Trevor Cahill Earns Win|
Oakland grabbed a 5-1 win over Detroit on Sunday, as Trevor Cahill was credited with a win at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Oakland was favored by -152 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Trevor Cahill earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Brad Penny worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Will Rhymes in a losing cause.
Next game, Oakland takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Seattle.