Oakland Tops San Diego 6-4 - Recap
Oakland grabbed a 6-4 win over San Diego on Saturday, as Sean Doolittle was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Sean Doolittle earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jonny Gomes in the win.
San Diego got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Ross Ohlendorf in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Will Venable had 1 hit in the loss for the Padres.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Ryan Cook who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.