Oakland vs Seattle Wrap - Oakland Wins 6-3
Oakland used a 2-HR day from Yoenis Cespedes on Friday at Safeco Field as the Athletics defeated Seattle 6-3 in baseball action.
Oakland won as a -107 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 8 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Justin Smoak in a losing cause.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.