Oakland Tops Seattle 6-3 - Recap
Oakland got a 6-3 victory over Seattle on Sunday, with Sonny Gray earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -143 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Sonny Gray, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Brandon Moss in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Saunders in a losing cause.
Oakland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Oakland heads into a battle against Minnesota. Seattle, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.