Oakland Drops Kansas City 6-3 - Match Report
Oakland grabbed a 6-3 win over Kansas City on Friday, as Tom Milone was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Oakland was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Oakland got 8 1/3 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Coco Crisp in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Wade Davis worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Lough in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 9 hits, while Kansas City only had 7.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.