Minnesota Downed 5-1 By Oakland - Liam Hendriks Takes Loss
Oakland grabbed a 5-1 win over Minnesota on Wednesday, as Tom Milone was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was favored by -172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 8 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Coco Crisp in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Liam Hendriks worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Carson in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 8-3 in the game.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at Texas.