Oakland Drops Los Angeles 3-0 - Match Report
Oakland's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Los Angeles scoreless in a 3-0 victory on Tuesday at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -133 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 7 innings from Brandon McCarthy, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Seth Smith in the win.
Los Angeles got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Aaron Harang in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 8 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Andre Ethier had 1 hit in the loss for the Dodgers.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 5 hits, while Los Angeles only had 2.
The game was closed out by Ryan Cook who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.