Oakland Tops Los Angeles 9-5 - Recap
Oakland grabbed a 9-5 win over Los Angeles on Tuesday, as Ryan Cook was credited with a win at Angel Stadium.
Oakland was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 3 1/3 innings from Jarrod Parker, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 1. Ryan Cook earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Brandon Moss in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Howie Kendrick in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 13 hits, while Oakland only had 12.