C.J. Wilson vs Daniel Straily Battle Sees Oakland Fall 8-3
Los Angeles got an 8-3 victory over Oakland on Thursday, with C.J. Wilson earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
Los Angeles was an underdog by -102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
C.J. Wilson earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Mike Trout in the win.
Oakland got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Daniel Straily in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Young had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.