Minnesota Falls 8-6 to Oakland - Recap
Oakland grabbed an 8-6 win over Minnesota on Thursday, as Sean Doolittle was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -205 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 5 2/3 innings from Daniel Straily, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. Sean Doolittle earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Chris Parmelee in a losing cause.
Oakland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.