Oakland Tops Florida 1-0 - Recap
Oakland's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Florida scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Tuesday at Overstock.com Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -163 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 8 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Kurt Suzuki in the win.
Florida's starting pitcher Javier Vazquez worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 4 hits, while Florida only had 1.
Andrew Bailey pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.