Recap - Oakland Defeats Tampa Bay 7-5
|Recap - Oakland Defeats Tampa Bay 7-5|
Oakland got a 7-5 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday, with Brian Fuentes earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Oakland was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 5 innings from Guillermo Moscoso, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 0. Brian Fuentes earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Conor Jackson in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 5-inning outing from Jeremy Hellickson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Zobrist had 3 hits in the loss for the Rays.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Andrew Bailey pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.