Boston Oakland Game Ends in 7-1 Athletics Victory - Recap
Oakland got 7 innings of work from A.J. Griffin en route to a 7-1 victory over Boston on Saturday at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was favored by -147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 7 innings from A.J. Griffin, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Brandon Inge in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Felix Doubront worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 11-4 in the game.