Los Angeles Downed 9-5 By Oakland - Garrett Richards Takes Loss
Josh Donaldson swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Athletics defeated Los Angeles 9-5 at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -118 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Oakland got 5 1/3 innings from Drew Pomeranz, who gave up 5 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Drew Pomeranz earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Brandon Moss in the win.
Los Angeles got a 2/3-inning outing from Garrett Richards in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Howie Kendrick had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 11 hits, while Los Angeles only had 7.