Oakland vs Cleveland Game Final 3-0 - Brett Anderson Earns Win
Cleveland couldn't get its offense rolling against Brett Anderson in a 3-0 loss to Oakland in baseball action on Monday.
The Athletics were a -134 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Brett Anderson earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Seth Smith in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Fausto Carmona worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Michael Brantley in a losing cause.
Oakland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-2 advantage in hits.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.