Oakland vs Texas Final: 5-1 - Recap
|Oakland vs Texas Final: 5-1 - Recap|
Oakland grabbed a 5-1 win over Texas on Sunday, as Tom Milone was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.
The Athletics were a +117 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Oakland got 5 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Josh Reddick in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Martin Perez worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jim Adduci in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 10 hits, while Oakland only had 8.
Next game, Oakland takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Texas, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.