Seattle Falls 8-2 Against Oakland - Game Recap
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings of work from A.J. Griffin en route to an 8-2 victory over Seattle on Friday at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -195 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings from A.J. Griffin, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Stephen Drew in the win.
Seattle got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Blake Beavan in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Dustin Ackley had 1 hit in the loss for the Mariners.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 7 hits, while Seattle only had 6.