Dan Otero Earns Win in Oakland vs Cleveland Game
Oakland got a 7-3 victory over Cleveland on Sunday, with Dan Otero earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -137 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 4 2/3 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Dan Otero earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Josh Donaldson in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Scott Kazmir worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 12 hits, while Cleveland only had 9.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.