Oakland Tops New York 10-5 - Recap
|Oakland Tops New York 10-5 - Recap|
Oakland got a 10-5 victory over New York on Sunday, with Jesse Chavez earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -157 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Jesse Chavez earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Derek Norris in the win.
New York got a 3-inning outing from Vidal Nuno in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Ichiro Suzuki had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 9.
Oakland heads into a battle against Texas. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.