Jarrod Parker Earns Win in Minnesota vs Oakland Game
Minnesota dropped a 9-4 decision at Target Field on Sunday as Oakland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jarrod Parker.
Oakland won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 6 innings from Jarrod Parker, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Brian Duensing worked 2 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Doumit in a losing cause.
Oakland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-10 advantage in hits.
Next game, Oakland takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Baltimore.