Game Wrap - Baltimore 7-3 Victors Over Athletics
Baltimore grabbed a 7-3 win over Oakland on Saturday, as Chris Tillman was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Baltimore was an underdog by +142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Chris Tillman earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Nate McLouth in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher A.J. Griffin worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Josh Donaldson in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.