Ellis, Athletics drill Orioles
Mark Ellis went 5-for-5 with four runs batted in to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Baltimore Orioles 9-1 on Monday night.
Oakland cashed as +110 road underdogs as the game played OVER the 9.5-run total posted by sportsbooks.
Ryan Sweeney was 2-for-4 with two RBIs for the Athletics, who got six scoreless innings from winning pitcher Gio Gonzalez.
Luke Scott homered for Baltimore, while Jeremy Guthrie was tagged for five runs over 4 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Orioles.