Recap - Oakland Defeats Cleveland 6-1
|Recap - Oakland Defeats Cleveland 6-1|
Oakland got a 6-1 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday, with Scott Kazmir earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Oakland won as a -138 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 7 1/3 innings from Scott Kazmir, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 2 RBIs from Alberto Callaspo in the win.
Cleveland got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Corey Kluber in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Kipnis had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 12 hits, while Cleveland only had 5.