Recap - Oakland Defeats Los Angeles 6-3
|Recap - Oakland Defeats Los Angeles 6-3|
Oakland grabbed a 6-3 win over Los Angeles on Monday, as Gio Gonzalez was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -133 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 6 2/3 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Joel Pineiro worked 3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 10 hits, while Los Angeles only had 8.