Seattle vs Oakland Recap - Athletics Over Mariners 9-2
Oakland grabbed a 9-2 win over Seattle on Friday, as Guillermo Moscoso was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Guillermo Moscoso earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hideki Matsui in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Jason Vargas worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Justin Smoak in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.