Recap - San Francisco Defeats Oakland 5-4
|Recap - San Francisco Defeats Oakland 5-4|
San Francisco needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against Oakland for a 5-4 final at AT&T Park.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
San Francisco got 6 innings from Jonathan Sanchez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Sergio Romo earned the victory, while the Giants got 2 RBIs from Nathan Schierholtz in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Cliff Pennington in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.
San Francisco heads into a battle against Florida. Oakland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.