Recap - San Francisco Defeats Oakland 9-8
|Recap - San Francisco Defeats Oakland 9-8|
San Francisco moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 9-8 win against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.
San Francisco was favored by -133 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Madison Bumgarner earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 11 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Brandon Belt in the win.
Oakland got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Tyson Ross in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Reddick had 3 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 15 hits, while San Francisco only had 8.
Clay Hensley pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.