Gio Gonzalez Earns Win in Oakland vs Seattle Game
Oakland got 7 innings of work from Gio Gonzalez en route to a 7-1 victory over Seattle on Sunday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -165 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 7 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Mark Ellis in the win.
Seattle got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Doug Fister in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Langerhans had 2 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 6.
Next game, Oakland takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face Texas.