Los Angeles Falls 9-8 Against Oakland - Game Recap
Oakland pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Kendry Morales but still escaped with a 9-8 victory on Wednesday at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland won as a +132 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 4 2/3 innings from Daniel Straily, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Pat Neshek earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Zack Greinke worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kendry Morales in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 14-10 in the game.
The game was closed out by Ryan Cook who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 3 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.