Oakland vs Los Angeles Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Oakland vs Los Angeles Final: 4-1 - Recap|
Los Angeles dropped a 4-1 decision at O.co Coliseum on Thursday as Oakland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ryan Cook.
Oakland was an underdog by +139 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Oakland got 8 innings from Travis Blackley, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. Ryan Cook earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw worked 8 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Juan Rivera in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 5-3 in the game.
Oakland heads into a battle against San Francisco. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.