Tampa Bay Rays vs Oakland Athletics Recap - Athletics Over Rays 3-2
Oakland grabbed a 3-2 win over Tampa Bay on Wednesday, as Tom Milone was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -109 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tom Milone earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Brandon Moss in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 1 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wil Myers in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 9-1 in the game.
The game was closed out by Sean Doolittle who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.