New York vs Oakland Recap - Yankees Over Athletics 2-0
New York got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
The Yankees were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
New York got 8 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tom Milone worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jemile Weeks in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Oakland only had 5.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.