Los Angeles Falls 3-2 Against Baltimore - Game Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Los Angeles was handed a 3-2 defeat against Baltimore on Sunday at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +165 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Baltimore got 6 1/3 innings from Wei-Yin Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Pedro Strop earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Nick Markakis in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alberto Callaspo in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Baltimore looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.