Arizona vs Oakland Recap - Diamondbacks Over Athletics 4-2
Arizona got 7 innings of work from Joe Saunders en route to a 4-2 victory over Oakland on Saturday at Overstock.com Coliseum.
Arizona was an underdog by +112 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Chris Young in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Joshua Outman worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jemile Weeks in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by David Hernandez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.