James Shields vs Trevor Cahill Tilt Ends in Oakland 13-4 Win
Oakland's Hideki Matsui was a wrecking crew on Wednesday, driving in 5 runs to lead the Athletics to a 13-4 result against Tampa Bay.
Oakland won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 7 1/3 innings from Trevor Cahill, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 5 RBIs from Hideki Matsui in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher James Shields worked 4 innings, giving up 12 hits and 10 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Desmond Jennings in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 17-8 in the game.