Game Wrap - Oakland 7-2 Victors Over Rangers
Oakland grabbed a 7-2 win over Texas on Sunday, as Gio Gonzalez was credited with a win at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -129 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 6 2/3 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Conor Jackson in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Matt Harrison worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Elvis Andrus in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.