Game Wrap - Oakland 3-2 Victors Over Yankees
Oakland scored 1 run in the 18 to edge New York 3-2 on Thursday at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland won as a -109 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jesse Chavez earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Seth Smith in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 8 innings, giving up 2 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Robinson Cano in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 12-10 in the game.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. New York will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.