Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Oakland 8-3
|Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Oakland 8-3|
Oakland dropped an 8-3 decision at O.co Coliseum on Monday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher C.J. Wilson.
Los Angeles was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
C.J. Wilson earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Iannetta in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tom Milone worked 3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jonny Gomes in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 14 hits, while Oakland only had 8.