Daniel Straily Tagged With Loss in Athletics-Orioles Match
Matt Wieters swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Orioles defeated Oakland 9-5 at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +131 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Brian Matusz earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Wieters in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Daniel Straily worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Reddick in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For Oakland, they head on the road to face Detroit.