Trevor Cahill vs Ricky Romero Battle Sees Toronto Fall 2-1
|Trevor Cahill vs Ricky Romero Battle Sees Toronto Fall 2-1|
Oakland got 8 innings of work from Trevor Cahill en route to a 2-1 victory over Toronto on Thursday at Rogers Centre.
Oakland won as a +104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 8 innings from Trevor Cahill, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Conor Jackson in the win.
Toronto got a 7 1/3-inning outing from Ricky Romero in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Jayson Nix had 1 hit in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 7-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Brian Fuentes who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Oakland takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.