Toronto vs Oakland Recap - Athletics Over Blue Jays 9-4
|Toronto vs Oakland Recap - Athletics Over Blue Jays 9-4|
Oakland grabbed a 9-4 win over Toronto on Monday, as A.J. Griffin was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -169 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
A.J. Griffin earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Yoenis Cespedes in the win.
Toronto got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Esmil Rogers in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Bautista had 1 hit in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 11-5 in the game.