Oakland New York Game Ends in 7-3 Athletics Victory - Recap
|Oakland New York Game Ends in 7-3 Athletics Victory - Recap|
Oakland got 6 innings of work from Joshua Outman en route to a 7-3 victory over New York on Tuesday at Citi Field.
Oakland was an underdog by +122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Joshua Outman, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Conor Jackson in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 4 innings, giving up 3 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jason Bay in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 5.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.