Game Wrap - Toronto 5-2 Victors Over Athletics
Toronto grabbed a 5-2 win over Oakland on Saturday, as R.A. Dickey was credited with a win at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a -105 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.
R.A. Dickey earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 8 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Melky Cabrera in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Jesse Chavez worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yoenis Cespedes in a losing cause.
Toronto outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
Brett Cecil pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.