Toronto Tops Oakland 5-2 - Recap
Brandon Morrow reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Athletics en route to a 5-2 win over Oakland on Wednesday at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as -158 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Toronto got 6 innings from Brandon Morrow, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 2 RBIs from Adam Lind in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tyson Ross worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jemile Weeks in a losing cause.
Casey Janssen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Toronto looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.