Baltimore Tops Oakland 3-0 - Recap
Oakland was unable to break through against the Baltimore pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Friday at O.co Coliseum.
The Orioles were a +119 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Wei-Yin Chen earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nick Markakis in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tom Milone worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Coco Crisp in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 7 hits, while Oakland only had 3.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.