A's slip past Rockies
Bobby Kielty drove in the game-winning run in the top of the 11th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 win against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday.
The A’s won this game as -118 favorites on the road. The game’s final score fell UNDER the posted total (9).
Nick Swisher hit two solo homers for Oakland, while Ryan Spilborghs finished with a RBI for Colorado.
Barry Zito pitched seven strong innings, giving up two runs, one earned, on eight hits in a no decision for the A’s. Aaron Cook limited the Athletics to one run and four hits in eight innings of work but had to settle for a no decision after Brian Fuentes blew the save in the ninth inning.