Seattle Falls 6-1 to Oakland - Recap
Oakland got 5 1/3 innings of work from A.J. Griffin en route to a 6-1 victory over Seattle on Friday at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as +132 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Oakland got 5 1/3 innings from A.J. Griffin, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from George Kottaras in the win.
Seattle got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Felix Hernandez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 11 hits in his time on the mound, while John Jaso had 2 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 13-7 in the game.