Tomko, Athletics drill Rangers
Brett Tomko pitched a complete-game, five-hit shutout, as the Oakland Athletics slammed the Texas Rangers 9-0 on Monday night.
Oakland won as +185 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 9.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Ryan Sweeney was 3-for-5 with four runs batted in for the Athletics, as Adam Kennedy went 2-for-4 with three RBIs for Oakland.
Scott Feldman was roughed up for six runs over 6 1-3 innings to take the defeat for Texas, while A's batters tallied 12 hits on the night.