Giants tear down A’s

Giants tear down A’s

Bengie Molina cracked a two-run homer to help the San Francisco Giants defeat the Oakland A’s 6-2 in the opener of a three-game interleague series Friday night.

The Giants won the game as -177 favorites, and the eight runs made it OVER the posted over/under (6.5) set by sportsbooks.

Tim Lincecum allowed seven hits and two earned runs over eight innings for the victory.

Gio Gonzalez was tagged with the loss, giving up six hits and four runs over 5 1-3 innings.