A’s outslug White Sox
The Oakland A’s pounded out 17 hits Friday, as they dumped the Chicago White Sox 7-1 at U.S. Cellular Field.
Oakland won the game as +145 underdogs, but the eight runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).
Jack Cust belted a two-run home run for the A’s. Joe Blanton tossed seven innings, allowing one run and six hits in the victory.
Jim Thome went 2-for-4 with one RBI for the White Sox. Mark Buehrle surrendered four runs off 10 hits in 5 2-3 innings in the loss.