Bartolo Colon vs Tommy Hunter Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 6-1
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings of work from Bartolo Colon en route to a 6-1 victory over Baltimore on Saturday at Camden Yards.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Tommy Hunter worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nick Markakis in a losing cause.
Oakland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.