Oakland vs Kansas City Final: 5-2 - Recap
Oakland grabbed a 5-2 win over Kansas City on Sunday, as Tyson Ross was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Oakland was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Tyson Ross, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Coco Crisp in the win.
Kansas City got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jeff Francis in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Eric Hosmer had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
Brian Fuentes pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.