Oakland Downed 4-1 By New York - Graham Godfrey Takes Loss
Oakland dropped a 4-1 decision at Citi Field on Thursday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Capuano.
New York won as a -131 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 6 innings from Chris Capuano, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Jose Reyes in the win.
Oakland got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Graham Godfrey in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Scott Sizemore had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
New York outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Texas looking for another win. For Oakland, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.