Jeanmar Gomez vs Brett Anderson Battle Sees Oakland Fall 4-3
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 12 as Oakland was handed a 4-3 defeat against Cleveland on Thursday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
The Indians were a +163 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cleveland got 5 1/3 innings from Jeanmar Gomez, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 1. Chad Durbin earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brett Anderson worked 9 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 5 hits from Ryan Sweeney in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Chris Perez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas City.