Kansas City vs Oakland Recap - Athletics Over Royals 2-1
Oakland moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 2-1 win against the Kansas City Royals at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -139 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.