Oakland vs Houston Final: 12-5 - Recap
|Oakland vs Houston Final: 12-5 - Recap|
Oakland grabbed a 12-5 win over Houston on Friday, as Luke Gregerson was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Oakland won as a -171 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Luke Gregerson earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brad Peacock worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 14 hits, while Houston only had 11.