Travis Blackley Earns Win in Cleveland vs Oakland Game
Oakland moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of an 8-4 win against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -133 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings from Travis Blackley, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Josh Donaldson in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Corey Kluber worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Donald in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 15-7 in the game.
Ryan Cook pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.