Tom Milone Tagged With Loss in Blue Jays-Athletics Match
Oakland dropped a 10-4 decision at Rogers Centre on Thursday as Toronto legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brandon Lyon.
The Blue Jays were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Toronto got 5 2/3 innings from Aaron Laffey, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. Brandon Lyon earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 3 RBIs from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Oakland got a 7-inning outing from Tom Milone in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Coco Crisp had 1 hit in the loss for the Athletics.
Toronto enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-5 advantage in hits.
Toronto looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.