Jesse Chavez Earns Win in Oakland vs Houston Game
Oakland grabbed a 4-1 win over Houston on Sunday, as Jesse Chavez was credited with a win at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -260 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 6 innings from Jesse Chavez, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Josh Donaldson in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brad Peacock worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marwin Gonzalez in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Luke Gregerson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Oakland takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Seattle.