Oakland vs Boston Final: 5-0 - Recap
Oakland didn’t allow Boston to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 5-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Tuesday.
Oakland was favored by -115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 8 innings from Brett Anderson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Hideki Matsui in the win.
Boston got a 6-inning outing from John Lackey in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Gonzalez had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 8 hits, while Boston only had 5.