Bartolo Colon Earns Win in Oakland vs Minnesota Game
Oakland scored early and often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 11-0 win over Minnesota.
Oakland was favored by -208 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Josh Donaldson in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Andrew Albers worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Willingham in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.