Brett Oberholtzer vs Daniel Straily Battle Sees Houston Fall 2-1
Oakland got a 2-1 victory over Houston on Saturday, with Daniel Straily earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Oakland was favored by -210 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 7 innings from Daniel Straily, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brett Oberholtzer worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jonathan Villar in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Sean Doolittle pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.