Oakland vs Texas Game Final 1-0 - Bartolo Colon Earns Win
|Oakland vs Texas Game Final 1-0 - Bartolo Colon Earns Win|
Yu Darvish struck out 10 Oakland batters, but it wasn't enough as the Athletics defeated Texas 1-0 in MLB action Saturday.
The Athletics were a +153 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Oakland got 8 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Brandon Moss in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 7 hits, while Oakland only had 4.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.