Colby Lewis vs Travis Blackley Tilt Ends in Oakland 4-3 Win
Oakland got a 4-3 victory over Texas on Wednesday, with Ryan Cook earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
The Athletics were a +124 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 5 1/3 innings from Travis Blackley, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Ryan Cook earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Josh Reddick in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Colby Lewis worked 5 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nelson Cruz in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Oakland heads into a battle against New York. Texas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.