Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Oakland 3-1
|Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Oakland 3-1|
Los Angeles got 7 innings of work from Jered Weaver en route to a 3-1 victory over Oakland on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -118 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from Jered Weaver, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Daniel Straily worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Reddick in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Oakland only had 6.
The game was closed out by Ernesto Frieri who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Texas looking for another win. For Oakland, they head on the road to face Seattle.