Seattle Downed 5-2 By Oakland - Shawn Kelley Takes Loss
Oakland moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was favored by -203 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 4 2/3 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 3. Sean Doolittle earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Franklin Gutierrez in a losing cause.
Seattle enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Grant Balfour who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Oakland takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Los Angeles.