Oakland Athletics Boston Red Sox Game Ends in 4-2 Athletics Victory - Recap
Oakland moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 4-2 win against the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum.
The Athletics were a -168 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Scott Kazmir earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Stephen Vogt in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Dan Otero pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.